Tickets are now on sale in Cahir House Hotel(052) 7443000 for Cahir Social and Historical Society's "Summer Festival at the Castle". This exciting programme will feature modern Irish history, the works of William Shakespeare, the pop/electronic/jazz duo "Zrazy" and the first professional performance of the rising operatic star that is Jennifer Davis in her hometown.The Festival will open on Friday, 6th July with a lecture by David McCullough, broadcaster("Prime Time") and historian, lecture based on his recent work, "The Rise of De Valera, 1882 - 1932". Admission €10.Chattyboo Productions will perform "Will's Women" on Friday and Saturday, 13th and 14th July, respectively, and take you through some of Shakespeare's works as we have never seen them before! Admission €15A daughter of Cahir, Maria Walsh(Tipperary Road) is a member of the musical duo "Zrazy" who will combine pop and electronic elements with jazz in the Great Hall on the 20th July. Admission €15.The Festival will close with two performances by Jennifer Davis, our own rising operatic star, on the 27th and 28th July 2018, Great Hall, Cahir Castle. Admission €20.