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Christy Moore & Lenny Abrahamson for Liverpool Fest

Christy plays the Liverpool Philharmonic on Saturday October 12, whilst Lenny Abrahamson's Adam And Paul is screened in FACT on Thursday October 17.

The Hot Press Newsdesk, 11 Sep 2013

The 11th Liverpool Irish Festival – the UK's most successful Irish cultural happening – takes place from October 10 – 20 and its got a bill bursting with celtic promise.

One of the main events will be a performance from Lisdoonvarana legend Christy Moore, who takes to the Liverpool Philharmonic on Saturday October 12.

Also taking place is a screening of Lenny Abrahamson's first feature, Adam And Paul at Fact on Thursday October 17. The director will be taking a break from filming the forthcoming Frank to attend the screening and an after-show discussion.

Elsewhere, Pat Shortt brings his new one-man show to the Unity Theatre on Tuesday October 15 and Damien Dempsey makes his glorious return to the festival with a show in The Kazimier on 16 October.

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