This year’s Imagine Festival sees a joining forces of two of Waterford’s well known electronic music producers: Evan Miles and Peter Vogelaar for a unique live show and single launch party. Between them, they have amassed millions of streams and have reached an audience worldwide with their catalogue of releases & remixes.
Lemons, Liars and Banshees: Three literary journals in conversation. Join editors from The Waxed Lemon, The Four Faced Liar and Banshee as they discuss the recent upsurge of literary journals in Ireland. The editors will give advice on how to submit your work and audience members will be invited to participate in a Q&A session at the end.
Mark Roper was born in Derbyshire, England, in 1951 and has lived in Ireland since 1980. His collections include The Hen Ark (1990), which won the 1992 Aldeburgh Prize for best first collection; The Home Fire (1998) and Whereabouts (2005). His collection A Gather of Shadow (2012) was joint winner of the Michael Hartnett Award in 2014, and was shortlisted, along with Bindweed (2018), for the Irish Times Poetry Now Award.
KINDLY SPONSORED BY: Waterford Walls will facilitate a project to normalise disability by running a workshop for six young people aged 12-18 who are linked to one of the three Childrens’ Disability Network Teams in Waterford. The venue for the Waterford Walls workshop is the Gallery Room in Tramore Coastguard Cultural Centre on Sunday 30th … Read more
Enjoy the Sea shanty, sung to accompany rhythmical labour aboard large merchant sailing vessels had roots in lore and legend. The “maritime work song” enjoyed by sailors far and near The Imagine Festival will take the opportunity to raise a toast to our Suir Estuary, all who sailed and sang about her.
TICKETS Join Local Historian, Dermot Power on a Walking tour of Waterford City and hear how our ancestors lived in dire poverty in the “Lanes” of Waterford. Visit some of those lanes and hear how the slums in Waterford were compared to the worst in Dublin. Visit the locations of Waterford’s many theatres and be surprised … Read more