Labhraidh Loingseach has a secret. He wears his hair long and he has it cut only once a year. Once a year on the same night in the same place and in the same style. But never by the same barber.
An old Irish myth remixed and retold in words and music, The Haircut is an Ark commission written by Wayne Jordan, delivered with ineffable charm by bright new talent Thommas Kane Byrne and accompanied by Tom Lane’s vibrant score played by three outstanding musicians.
Using the worksheet below, children aged 8+ can engage in a variety of activities by artists Anita Mahon and Joanna Parkes which tie into the show's themes, before or after watching the show online, or just on their own!