Galway International Arts Festival & Róisín Dubh present

The Academic

They rocked the Festival stage in 2019 and now they're back! The Academic will headline the Heineken Big Top Friday 24 July.

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.

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