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John Francis Flynn

Fresh from a sold out show at Vicar Street in June and winning Best Emerging Folk Artist & Best Folk Singer at RTÉ Radio One Folk Awards; John Francis Flynn will perform at Imagine Arts Festival on Sunday 30th October at St. Patrick’s Gateway Centre.

Lemons, Liars and Banshees: Three literary journals in conversation

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’s Book Launch

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.

LRK at Imagine Arts

TICKETS Join us for a workshop where we explore play through drama and games. Fun, inclusive and a perfect way to introduce little ones to theatre making and performing.  45 mins, suitable for ages 5 to 8. Comfortable, loose clothing is advisable. 

Walking Tour with Dermot Power

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