In 2008 Aindrias de Staic was nominated for best performer on the Irish Festival circuit.
His work brings traditional Irish storytelling to wider audiences through his vibrant energetic style, well respected on the festival scene locally and internationally.
The Association of Irish Festivals and Events (AOIFE) has been representing the not for profit festivals and events sector in Ireland for 27 years, making sure communities continue to produce unique, quality, and safe festivals and events in all places. Providing support, professional development, services, advocacy, and networking while fostering a community of passionate people invested in the festival and event industry, AOIFE strives to deliver membership benefits that help support the growth of the sector.
AOIFE’s mission is to unite and represent its member festivals across Europe and the world by contributing to the artistic life of Europe. It acts as the most important platform for arts festivals. By supporting and enabling artistic creation, production and participation.