Monthly archives for September, 2017

The Placesless Heaven – Kavanagh �...

The Placesless Heaven – Kavanagh & Heaney

Annual Patrick Kavanagh Weekend & Poe...


Commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the poet’s death. Friday 29th September – Sunday 1st October 2017. 2017 marks the 50th anniversary of the death of Patrick Kavanagh. An excellent programme of events is lined up to commemorate the poet’s legacy fifty years on. Heather Humphreys TD., Minister for Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht will officially […]

Annual Patrick Kavanagh Weekend & Poe...


Annual Patrick Kavanagh Weekend & Poetry Awards Friday 29th – Sunday 1st October 2017   Celebrating the poet’s legacy 50 years on. Click here to view full programme >>  

Flynn Musical


FLYNN musical play Peacock Theatre – 24th & 25th November 2017 & Patrick Kavanagh Centre 30th November 2017. (Anniversary of Patrick Kavanagh’s death). A brand new musical that has its base in Patrick Kavanagh’s novel, Tarry Flynn’, and also contains some of his best loved poems that have been arranged to song, is due to […]



PETER DUFFY PRODUCTIONS proudly presents the return of The Great Hunger by Patrick Kavanagh this November at Smock Alley Theatre, Temple Bar as part of Trilogy: The State of Us. The Trilogy also includes The Grand Inquisitor by Fyodor Dostoyevsky and the premier of The Murders at Wildgoose Lodge, Carleton, and Me by Peter Duffy. […]

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Ireland’s Ancient East – The Story of Monaghan

Discover the hidde gems of County Monaghan on this two-day, self-guided tour, taking in ancient monastic sites, unspoilt landscapes, picturesque villages, museum treasures & much more.
The Story of Monaghan Itinerary - PDF