The National Centre for Arts and Health is proud to announce that President Michael D. Higgins will attend the final recital of Bewitched by Composer in residence Ian Wilson. The event will take place at 6.00pm on Tuesday 13 March 2012 at the Royal Irish Academy of Music.

The President, Michael D Higgins accepted an invitation from Dr Ronan Collins, Director of Stroke Service and Consultant Physician in Older Adult & Stroke Medicine, Tallaght Hospital, to attend the performance of the new work, Bewitched which was composed in the stroke unit of Tallaght Hospital. Bewitched was first performed in the hospital on Wednesday 24 November 2010 to great acclaim and, as a result, the project was awarded the Arts Council Touring Award to bring Bewitched to four diverse venues in 2011/2012. Composer Ian Wilson and representatives from Tallaght Hospital’s Stroke Unit and its National Centre for the Arts in Health will also be present at the event.

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