Galway International Arts Festival & Róisín Dubh present

The Academic

With special guest Sorcha Richardson

*Please Note* This event has been rescheduled to Thursday 21 July 2022. Original tickets remain valid.

They rocked the Festival stage in 2019 and now they're back! The Academic will headline the Heineken Big Top in July 2022.

One of Ireland's most exciting live acts, The Academic are known for addictive pop hits like 'Bear Claws', 'Fake ID' and 'Superlike'.

Their impressive resume includes a long list of sold out headline shows and appearances at some of Europe’s most high profile festivals as well as opening slots for acts like Twenty One Pilots, The Strokes, Catfish and The Bottlemen.

The Festival will take place 11-24 July 2022.

  • Please contact the Box Office for accessible seating reservations upon booking tickets.
  • Children under 16 years of age must be accompanied by an adult.