Literature

Welcome to Nenagh Arts Centre Literature page! Below you will find information for all the upcoming literature events coming to Nenagh Arts Centre in the near future.

Poetry IrelandPoetry Day Ireland - Thursday 27th April, 8pm, tickets €10

Dromineer Literary Festival, in association with Nenagh Arts Centre

Featuring 2 renowned international poets

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Martin Figura’s most recent collections Dr Zeeman’s Catastrophe Machine (Cinnamon Press) and pamphlet Shed (Gatehouse Press) were both published in 2016.  The show of Dr Zeeman began touring in 2016.  He was shortlisted for the Ted Hughes Award and won the Best Spoken Word Show Saboteur Award for his previous show Whistle.   He’s performed all around the UK, including several Latitude Festivals, Bang Said The Gun, Rally and Broad  and a number of leading poetry festivals, such as Stanza and Ledbury.  He lives in Norwich where he runs Café Writers.  

 Figura, was a revelation – funny, sharp and on top form.  Robert McCrum, The Observer  

Poetry, boring?  Think again, riveting.  *****  Fringe Review 

www.martinfigura.co.uk

Martin Figura

 

Helen Ivory is a poet and visual artist.  She has won a Gregory Award and her fourth Bloodaxe Books collection, the semi-autobiographical Waiting for Bluebeard was short-listed for the East Anglian Book Awards (2014). She edits the webzine Ink Sweat and Tears and is tutor and Course Director for the UEA/Writers Centre Norwich online creative writing programme.  

Fool’s World a collaborative Tarot with the  artist Tom de Freston (Gatehouse Press) won the 2016 Saboteur Award for Best Collaborative Work.  Hear What the Moon Told Me is book of collage/ mixed media/ acrylic painted poems was published this year by Knives Forks and Spoons Press

 

 

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Event List

27Apr2017

Poetry Day Ireland

From 8pm

At Nenagh Arts Centre

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29Apr2017
30Apr2017

Aladdin Trouble - Kids on Stage

From 2.30pm

At Nenagh Arts Centre

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05May2017

The Olive Tree

From 8.30pm

At Nenagh Arts Centre

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06May2017
10May2017
13May2017

Test Copy

From 8.30pm

At Nenagh Arts Centre

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18May2017

Jailhouse Rock

From 8pm

At Nenagh Arts Centre

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19May2017

I Hear You and Rejoice

From 8pm

At Nenagh Arts Centre

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01Jul2017

Dotty the Dragon

From 3pm

At Nenagh Arts Centre

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10Jul2017

Summer Dance Camp

From 10.00 until 15.30

At Nenagh Arts Centre

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