The inimitable Richard Cooke. Picture: Andy Jay The Spirit of Mother Jones Festival 2016 Opening event. Lunchtime Song & Music Concert Maldron Hotel, Shandon. Thursday, July 28th, 1-2pm Concert with the best of Cork talent Richard T. Cooke MC Muddy Lee & Shandon Street Shawlies Choir. Clann Chorcai members: Aoife Delaney (Young Mother Jones, Singer, Actor) Joan … Continue reading Opening Concert of 2016 Festival
The Mother Jones Gala Concert will once again be one of the highlights of the music programme of the Spirit of Mother Jones Festival and will take place at the Firkin Crane theatre in Cork's historic Shandon area on Wednesday, 30th July 2014, beginning at 9.00pm after a full day of film, lectures and debate. … Continue reading Spirit of Mother Jones Gala Concert 2014
Aoife Delaney as a young Mary Harris at the launch of the Spirit of Mother Jones Festival at the Maldron. Aoife will appear at the Mother Jones Gala Concert at 9pm at the Firkin Crane on Wednesday 30th July. A Press Launch to announce the lineup for the 2014 Spirit of Mother Jones Festival was … Continue reading Successful Press Launch for festival lineup
Richard T. Cooke and Jim McCarthy performing Richard's new composition "Mother Jones, a True Cork Rebel", recorded at the launch of the Mother Jones Exhibition at the Firkin Crane centre in Shandon, Cork on 1st August 2012 - the 175th anniversary of the baptism of Mary Harris / Mother Jones at the nearby North Cathedral.