Wednesday, April 28, 2010

Immrama programme 2010

Main Literary Programme 2010

Theme “Travels- Exploration and Endurance”

Date Literary Event Date Literary Event

10th June 8.00 p.m. – 10.00 p.m.
Documentary on Lismore Travel Writer
‘Who is Dervla Murphy?’
(By Invite Only)

11th June Morning sessions
Poetry workshops
Áine Uí Fhoghlú, Poet.
(Confined primary schools only)

8.00 p.m. – 10.00 p.m.
Pico Iyer
British-born Travel Writer
Venue: Courthouse Theatre
Tickets €15.00

12th June Children’s Poetry Readings
Alan Murphy and Pippa Sweeney
Venue and time to be confirmed

11.00 a.m. – 12.00 p.m.
Presentation on “The Boyle Women”
Donald Brady
Venue: Courthouse Theatre

10.00 a.m. - 1.00 p.m.
Creative Writing Workshop Part 1
“Writing A Travel Memoir”
Paul Clements
Tickets Part 1 and 2 Total €75.00
Venue: To be confirmed

1.00 – 2.00 p.m.
Lunchtime with......
Agus Rud Eile De/And Another Thing
Louis de Paor and Ronan Browne
Venue: Lismore House Hotel
Free admission

2.00 p.m. –3.00 p.m.
Open Mic Poetry Session
New and Emerging Poets read and discuss their works in an open forum
Venue: Lismore House Hotel

2.00 p.m. – 2.45 p.m..
Presentation of Molly Keane Creative Writing Award.
Venue: Public Library

3.00 p.m. – 5.00 p.m.
Sir Ranulph Fiennes
Award winning Author and Explorer
Venue: Blackwater Community School
Tickets: € 25.00

8.00 p.m. – 10.00 p.m.
Tim Severin
Award winning Author and Explorer
Venue: Blackwater Community School
Tickets: € 25.00

13th June 8.30 a.m. – 10.30 a.m.
Literary Breakfast with.......
Damien Lewis
Travel Writer, Journalist and Film maker
Venue: Ballyrafter House Hotel
Tickets €25.00

11.00 a.m.
Gregorian Mass
Venue: St. Carthage’s Catholic Church

12.00 p.m. - 2.00 p.m.
Creative Writing Workshop Part 2
“Writing A Travel Memoir”
Paul Clements
Venue: To be confirmed

2.00 p.m. 5.00 p.m.
Afternoon in Millennium Park
Children’s Fun Events with Bui Bolg
Music by Carouse

6.30 p.m. – 8.30 p.m.
An evening with......
Jan Morris
Venue: Fort William House, Glencairn
Tickets €25.00

Programme subject to change

Saturday Special ticket Sir Ranulph Fiennes and Tim Severin €40.00. (Saving €10.00)

Bookings and Tickets at 058 53365 or 058 54975


Fringe events.

Please note that these events although taking place during the festival weekend are not organised by Immrama and are not included in any ticket arrangements. (More events may be organised)


Open Gardens

Ballyin Gardens
Ballyduff Road

Tourin House and Gardens

Lismore Castle Gardens

Sunday June 13th
Lismore Farmers Market Extravaganza
Castle Avenue
Waterford County Council
Arts Council
Failte Ireland
Foras na Gaeilge
Lismore Heritage
Lismore Mochuda
Lismore Heritage
Waterford Airport
Waterford It's a Feeling
Books Ireland
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