The Abbey Theatre presents The Moorings

Thomas Moore Reimagined

1 February 2019

Booking Information

Date: Friday 1 February 2019
On the Abbey Stage

Time: 7.30pm

Tickets: €25 – €40 / Conc. €13 – €25

A night of music celebrating the great Irish bard, Thomas Moore

Join a cast of some of Ireland’s leading musicians for an unforgettable evening of new, unique arrangements of the songs of Thomas Moore.

This night of music celebrates the beautiful lyrics that Thomas Moore attached to the old airs of Ireland and also the debut of a new album celebrating the great Irish bard.

Staying true to the words of Thomas Moore, The Moorings will reimagine his melodies for a modern Ireland. The evening will feature refined arrangements interspersed with Salsa, Jazz and Eastern European influences reflecting a modern, international Ireland.

Featuring Simon Morgan, Lisa Lambe, Jack O’Rourke, Drazen Derek, Karl Nesbitt, Martin Tourish, Cormac De Barra and Myles Drennan.



  • Singer: Simon Morgan
  • Singer: Lisa Lambe
  • Singer: Jack O'Rourke
  • Guitar: Drazen Derek
  • Bazouki, Flute and Bodhrán: Karl Nesbitt
  • Accordion: Martin Tourish
  • Harp: Cormac De Barra
  • Piano and Percussion: Myles Drennan
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26/27 Lower Abbey Street
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