Fèis Thoronto July 31 - Aug 3
Looking ahead for the long weekend in August 2020? Put Fèis Thoronto in your calendar for Friday, July 31st - Monday, August 3rd! We're pleased to welcome "Brian Ó hEadhra and Fiona Mackenzie" and welcome back perennial favourite Gillebrìde MacMillan for concerts and workshops. We're continuing to fine-tune the workshop offerings and will get out that information soon. In the meantime, some highlights to look forward to:
- Saturday language, song and instrumental workshops with Brian Ó hEadhra and Fiona Mackenzie
- From Brian Ó hEadhra of Bòrd na Gàidhlig: "Overview of Gaelic Scotland today" workshop - talk and interactive discussion on current developments in Gaelic language, arts and culture and how best to access it.
- Saturday evening concert with Brian Ó hEadhra and Fiona Mackenzie
- Monday workshops with Gillebrìde MacMillan: Bàrdachd baile: Village verse - The story of 20th century Scottish Gaelic traditional poetry followed by a Song Workshop on some of the songs mentioned in the lecture
We've got some events planned for Sunday as well - details coming soon - be sure to put Féis Thoronto on your calendar in the meantime!