Settle in with a pint of the pure for a guided tour through Irish mythology.

Candlelit Tales retell the stories of Irish mythology and folklore in an expressive, natural and accessible style. Our musicians sore the stories with immersive, evocative and original music.
It’s simple. But something happens when you gather people together in a room and tell them ancient stories from the dawn of time. A hush descends. You could hear a pin drop. Modernity and all its distractions fall away, and we are together, held in a tale by the flickering candlelight, listening as all our human ancestors listened, carried away on an ancient journey: on a story.
Having built up our craft in front of some of the most discerning storytellers in the world (the Irish), we’ve handpicked a little tasting menu of our favourite tales for anyone new to Irish stories, or new to Irish shores.

Specially selected to bring you the fun and humour, the excitement and adventure, the true love and magic of Irish mythology, we’ll take you on a journey without ever leaving the cozy surrounds of the Parnell Heritage.

It’s not your average evening out in Dublin.

The show starts at 18:30 so please arrive slightly early to get a good seat.

Lonely Planet 2018: “Candlelit Tales is a quintessential Irish experience that manages to blend the ancient with the new, while remaining a truly authentic performance.”
The Irish Times 2016: “The public is captivated, each twist and turn of their tales is met with laughs, sighs, and applause”
An Ait Eile 2018: “Funny, compelling, and most importantly, evocative.” 2018: “A really unique experience (that) brought this old tradition into a modern light.”

Date Event
13/11 Setting Sail on a Voyage Tale BelloBar, 1 Portobello Harbour, Dublin 8. Buy Tickets
14/11 Setting Sail on a Voyage Tale at The Harbour Bar Upstairs in The Harbour Bar Buy Tickets
15/11 The Woman King at Dark Horse Pizza Dark Horse Pizza's Bellurgan, Co. Louth, A91 E1HC Buy Tickets
22/11 The Woman King at The Clock Tavern Westport The Clock Tavern, High Street, Westport Buy Tickets
27/11 The Woman King at The Stags Head 5th Anniversary Show The Stags Head Dublin Buy Tickets