theatre building with flood lights going up the building at twilight
Image: Ste Murray
Image: Ste Murray

Sharing peace, sharing futures

25 Years of the Good Friday Agreement | Abbey Theatre, Sunday 2 April 2023

As a co-Guarantor of the Good Friday Agreement, the Government of Ireland is proud to work with our partners in the Abbey Theatre, our national theatre, to mark 25 years of the Good Friday Agreement and all that it has made, and continues to make, possible.

On Sunday 2 April, the Government held an event, in partnership with the Abbey Theatre, to mark the 25 years since the signing of the Good Friday Agreement.

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Children's choir with crowd of young people aged from 8 - 12 years-old wearing orange tops with three performers in front of them, a man on keyboards on the left, a woman singing in a green dress in the middle
Clannad performing with the Cross Border Youth Choir in the Abbey Theatre

Spoken word and music performances

Sharing Peace, Sharing Futures celebrated a diverse set of voices and perspectives on this island, and included contributions from: Roddy Doyle, Paul Muldoon, Gail McConnell, Clannad, Patrick Radden Keefe, Aoife Ní Bhriain and many others.

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Sharing Peace, Sharing Futures is part of the Government of Ireland’s programme of events to mark the Good Friday Agreement Anniversary which includes events across Ireland’s network of Embassies and Consulates.

Sharing Peace, Sharing Futures programme
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Sharing peace, sharing futures poster, noting event time and date in English and Irish.