Portlaoise Musical Society lifted the roof this week by taking glowing production of the 1964 musical classic 'Hello Dolly!' to the stage of the Dunamaise Arts Centre.
The show entered a packed audiences for a week of big shows.
Photographer Denis Byrne was there for the Leinster Express.
Hello Dolly! won ten Tony Awards when it opened on Broadway in 1964, including Best Musical, holding that record for 37 years.