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Fèis Chomunn Gàidhlig Thoronto
August 21, 2020 - August 23, 2020
We’ll start things off with our traditional Friday Night Ceilidh on the 21st, hosted by Adam and Sarah! The Ceilidh is free to attend, as always. Bring your tunes, stories, poetry but most of all, bring yourself!
Saturday morning we will kick things off from Scotland with Brian Ó hEadhra & Fionnghal NicChoinnich presenting an interactive discussion on Gaelic Scotland today, followed by a Family song workshop. Cape Breton’s Angus MacLeod will finish off the morning with a Gaelic Storytelling workshop.
Saturday evening David Livingston-Lowe will guide us through a workshop on the Gaelic in the Whisky. Slàinte!
Sunday morning Deborah Livingston-Lowe will start us off with a workshop on Textiles in the Highlands. After that, our good friend Gìllebrìde MacIllemhaoil / Gillebride MacMillan will present a lecture on Bàrdachd baile: Village verse – The story of 20th century Scottish Gaelic traditional poetry, followed by a workshop learning some of the songs mentioned in the lecture.
Space is limited, so please register early.