What's on: Sunday, May 19

From fun jazz sessions to traditional music sessions and movie screenings... here's what's on in Cork city tonight 
What's on: Sunday, May 19
Zac Efron as Ted Bundy, Macie Carmosino as Molly, Lily Collins as Liz Kendall, in the movie, Wicked Evil Vile. Picture: PA Photo/Sky Cinema/© 2018 Wicked Nevada, LLC.

LIVE MUSIC

Reardens, Washington St. Bog The Donkey 10pm, adm free

Bog The Donkey were formed in 1995. They are one of the most successful and distinctive bands currently playing out of Ireland. They play all of the major festivals and clubs throughout the country, as well as touring the UK and USA on a regular basis. With around 80 years of musical experience between them, these guys really should know their trade. And it really shows in their live performances. Their regular show is an incredible mix of every kind of music. 

Live At St. Lukes Mick Flannery 7.30pm, adm €26.50 + booking fee (some tickets available for this Sunday night gig)

Mick Flannery is widely regarded as one of the finest singer-songwriters to come out of Ireland in recent years. 

Franciscan Well Brew Pub, North Mall Brewhouse Jazz 6.30pm, adm free

A lively fun Sunday jazz session in the beer garden, joined by some of Cork's best swing dancers, this weekly event offers a relaxed end-of-weekend, with space to bop along too! With influences including Django Reinhardt, Stéphane Grappelli, Oscar Peterson and a plethora of many other jazz giants, Pinky Trolley bring a classic approach to equally classic music.

The Welcome Inn, Parnell Place Barefoot Gypsies 8pm, adm free

Hugh Dillion and Martin Ryan make up The Barefoot Gypsies and they are one band you don't want to miss. Covering the very best of The Beatles, Tom Petty, Travelling Wilburys and many more. 

Charlie's, Union Quay Lee Trad Music Sessions 3pm, adm free

One of the longest traditional music Sessions is in Charlie's bar every Sunday. The Session is hosted by Cork's own Sean O'Driscoll, both a sweet and rhythmic bango player and a fine hand on the old style button accordion , along with his wife Mary O'Driscoll on the fiddle. To keep the Sessions fresh and real, each Sunday features a different guest musician, an ever changing array from some of Cork's and Ireland's finest traditional players. 

The Gables, Douglas St. Traditional Irish Music Session 9.30pm, adm free

The Gables is home to the Trad Session for over 30 years. The session has been visited by travelling musicians from far and wide with many diverse cultures. They have been tutored in all forms of music, classical, jazz, folk and blues but in some way all are drawn to the allure of traditional Irish music.

DJ / NIGHTLIFE

Franciscan Well Brew Pub, North Mall Sunday Confessions 6pm, adm free

Come on up to our newest addition, the MONK cocktail bar. Every Sunday from 6pm join Stephen (our mixologist) for board games, live music, wine specials, cocktails and Pompeii meat and cheese boards.

CINEMA

Triskel Arts Centre, Tobin St. Vox Lux (16) 8.30pm, adm €9.50 / €7.50 115 mins – United States 2018

Dir: Brady Corbet Starring: Natalie Portman, Jude Law and Stacy Martin. Vox Lux follows the rise of Celeste from the ashes of a major national tragedy to pop superstardom. The film spans 18 years and traces important cultural moments through her eyes. 

Triskel Arts Centre, Tobin St. Vox Lux (16) 3.30pm, adm €6.50 / €5.50 115 mins – United States 2018

Dir: Brady Corbet Starring: Natalie Portman, Jude Law and Stacy Martin Vox Lux follows the rise of Celeste from the ashes of a major national tragedy to pop superstardom. 

Triskel Arts Centre, Tobin St. Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil, and Vile (16) 6pm, adm €9.50 / €7.50 108 mins

United States 2019 – Dir: Joe Berlinger Starring: Zac Efron, Lily Collins and John Malkovich Ted Bundy murdered at least 30 women during the 1970s. His torrid story is told through the eyes of longtime girlfriend Elizabeth Kloepfer who refused to believe the truth about him for years.

Triskel Arts Centre, Tobin St. Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil, and Vile (16) 1.30pm, adm €6.50 / €5.50 108 mins

United States 2019 – Dir: Joe Berlinger Starring: Zac Efron, Lily Collins and John Malkovich. A film about Ted Bundy who murdered at least 30 women during the 1970s. 

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