The channel’s flagship bilingual arts series returns for its 7th season with presenter Tristan Rosenstock and his team chronicling cultural life in Ireland, getting up close and personal with our leading artists in all corners of the country.
The series regularly features established and emerging talent. Some of Ireland’s best known will be giving in-depth interviews. These include Chieftain’s founder and leader Paddy Moloney, writer Emma Donoghue, composer Bill Whelan, poet Doireann Ní Ghríofa, Hozier, Ireland Chair of Irish Poetry Paula Meehan, artist Mick O’Dea as well as international artists such as stage and TV actor John Mahoney. From Lego sculptures to circus skills, Imeall will showcase every aspect of Ireland’s creative magic.
Musician Dermot McLaughlin meets with Tommy McCarthy to discuss the 'Walk in my Shoes' campaign. The campaign gives services and support to young people suffering with mental illnesses. Tommy McCarthy started #TradTuneChallenge and got traditional musicians from all over the world to participate in it to give support to this campaign. Fiachna Ó Braonáin meets with Imelda May, who also gives us an amazing performance.