Wires, Strings & Other Things - Lime Tree Theatre

Wires, Strings & Other Things

FUTURE LIMERICK: Climate Arts Festival

Presented by The Ark and Music Network


Music Network and The Ark present a new music show for ages 6+ conceived and created by Brian Irvine and Wouter Van Looy

Schools show: Contact box office to book your class for the 10am show.

Tickets €8 per child. Up to 4 teachers go free | Suitable for age 6+

Wires, Strings & Other Things

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In Wires, Strings & Other Things, Ed can usually be found in a corner, building unusual electronic instruments, tinkering with his own world of sound. Andreea plays the viola beautifully and reads complicated sheets of music as if they were fairy tales. And James? Well, James wanders a labyrinth of sound like an explorer, connecting and disrupting with his bass clarinet as he goes.  


Anything can happen as they find each other and start to invent music together. What stories will they share when, with your help, they explore the magic and mystery of how to compose, perform and improvise?  


WIRES, STRINGS & OTHER THINGS is a music performance that encourages you to always be curious. To listen, respond to and communicate through the sounds, music and stories that are all around you – wherever you are and whoever you are with. 


Supported by the Arts Council, with project funding from Creative Europe. Additional support from Onassis Stegi.




Andreea Banicu
James Allsopp
Bass Clarinet
Ed Devane
Electronic Instruments

Creative Team

Brian Irvine
Wouter Van Looy
Stage & Costume Design
Alyson Cummins
Video Design
Erato Tzavara
Lighting Design
Sarah Jane Shiels


  • Please note all ticket prices include a booking charge.
  • No exchanges or refunds.
  • Babes in Arms are welcome at performances suitable for their age. Once a child is 12 months and over, they are required to have their own ticket.
  • Wheelchair spaces can only be booked over the phone. Please call box office on (061) 953400 if you wish to book a wheelchair space.
  • No late comers admitted to the theatre once show commences.
  • On street parking.

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