Sunday Miscellany

Sunday Miscellany

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Sunday Miscellany 6 March 2016

Our next live Sunday Miscellany takes place as part of Imagine Arts and Waterford Writers Festival in the Theatre Royal Waterford on Saturday 26th October at 11.45 a.m. To book phone 051 - 874402 or click here

The writers are John MacKenna, Ian Maleney, Catherine Foley, AM Cousins, Andrew Doherty and Lani O’Hanlon and there’ll be music from piper David Power, folk acoustic trio The Kalimbas, Benny McCarthy, Brendan Clancy, Donnchadh Gough and Dónal Clancy. 


Ticket for Christmas Miscellany in the National Concert Hall on Wednesday, 4th December, are now on sale through the National Concert Hall website.  To book your seat click here


A new book celebrating 50 years of Sunday Miscellany has just been published by New Island Books.  This anthology of essays and poetry were read for the first time at Miscellany50, a live event in the Project Arts Centre last December.  For further information click here

Sunday Miscellany 6 March 2016

New short essays and stories from the Sunday Miscellany archive:

Birth Mother’s Day by A.M. Cousins

Na Geansaithe- The Jumpers’ - a poem by Art Ó Súilleabháin

Continuity by Ted Sheehy

I was there by Anne Shannon

Speaking of Accents by Anne Marie Kennedy

Dialann mo Mháthair by Fachtna Ó Drisceoil.

Music:

‘There must be an angel’ by the Eurythmics

‘Granny Picking Apples’ played by Mick O’Brien on whistle with Tommy Hayes, Michele Mulcahy and Carl Corcoran

The Herdboy’s Song , 3rd movement from Eight Memories in Watercolour opus 1 by Tan Dun played by Lang Lang on piano.

‘Up Went Nelson’ by Go Lucky 4

The Clare Reel played by Martin Hayes and Dennis Cahill

Podcast: Sunday Miscellany 6 March 2016

New short essays and stories from the Sunday Miscellany archive: Birth Mother's Day by A.M. Cousins; Na Geansaithe- The Jumpers' - a poem by Art Ó Súilleabháin; Continuity by Ted Sheehy; I was there by Anne Shannon; Speaking of Accents by Anne Marie Kennedy; Dialann mo Mháthair by Fachtna Ó Drisceoil

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