5-10th
November 2019

Celebrating

Writing and Music

in Laois

Fáilte

The Leaves Festival of Writing and Music celebrates the diversity and richness in today’s literary, music, theatre and film scene. Leaves aims to excite and engage with audiences young and old.

Speaking about the Leaves Festival Co-ordinator, Muireann Ní Chonaill said:

“The Leaves Festival is a great opportunity to hear from contemporary writers, enjoy the art of conversation, listen to musicians and appreciate film and theatre.”

MEET OUR

Contributors

Dermot Bolger

This year’s festival is curated by

John Sheahan

one of Ireland’s
best-known musicians

John Minihan

world famous
photographer

Joseph O’Connor

novelist, screenwriter,
playwright and broadcaster

Christine Dwyer Hickey

one of Ireland’s
best-known writers

Niamh Boyce

award winning author

Manchán Magan

writer and documentary-
maker

Sibéal Ní Chasaide

sean-nós singer

Enda Wyley

poet, teacher
and children’s author

Wayne O’Connor

storyteller

Séan Ó Tuathaigh

author

Arthur Broomfield

author

John MacKenna

author

Paddy Fitzpatrick

singer, songwriter
Festival Pass

Choose any 3 evening events for just

€30!

Festival Contributors

The Festival runs

in various locations in Portlaoise, Co Laois.

Tickets are on sale now at www.dunamaise.ie.

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