Music, Magic & Books: Wexford Opera Festival 2022 Bookshop Events




Friday 21st (8-10pm) OUTSPOKEN
Spoken Word Open Mic hosted by Alanna Hammel and Deirdre McGarry.


Saturday 22nd (7.30pm)  THE DEATH OF MONEY  Free showing of documentary by the Wexford Documentary Film Series Crew.


Wednesday 26th (7.30pm)  A NIGHT WITH DAITHI KAVANAGH  -  Daithi Kavanagh reads from his seven novels, discusses the creative process and plays a few songs.


Thursday 27th (8pm) IMELDA KEHOE LIVE MUSIC  - Places limited.  Booking essential.  Imelda Kehoe accompanied by Mick Egan.


Friday 28th (7-9pm) LIT OPERA
Local musical groups assisted by spoken word artists bring their favourite books alive with sound and drama.


 Saturday 29th (6pm)  BARDS, BALLADEERS AND BOOKS                                                                  Robert Agar and Noel Culleton present a celebration of classical music in the bookshop.


Monday 31st (12-5pm) THE DARK SIDE OF THE BOOKSHOP
Experience the sound of Samhain through existential dread.... in a bookshop.... courtesy of Dr Joe and Mr Burns.


Tuesday 1st (7.30pm)  An Evening with Mark Roper                                                                              Poetry reading from the Aldeburgh Prize Winner and local poets including Fintan Murphy, Ronan Berry and Jimi Rivets.


Wednesday 2nd (8pm) DARKSHINES                        An evening of original music with insights into the creative process featuring Shane Hurley, Paula O' Reilly and more tbc.


Thursday 3rd (8pm) BOOKLAUNCH
A new collection entitled “Along the Grassy Path” by Kildare poet Liam Regan.


Friday 4th (7pm) BOOKLAUNCH
Issue #4 of the Wexford Bohemian will be launched, featuring music, spoken word and signed copies.


Declan Reck discusses his upcoming book about the merchant’s who built Wexford.


Sunday 6th (11-5pm in The Talbot Hotel)
The Annual Wexford Book Fair


Oct 21st - Nov 6th: Eirekav Craft Group Exhibition in Red Books


Oct 21st - Nov 6th: Photography Exhibition by Gar Cullen in Red Books