November 2020


Writing and Music

in Laois


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.

The Leaves on Air podcast series is curated and presented by the poet and novelist, Dermot Bolger.

Speaking about the Leaves Festival Co-ordinator, Michelle de Forge said:

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



Dermot Bolger

This year’s festival is curated by

David Power

Anne Griffin

Marianne Lee

Hilary Fannin

Carlo Gébler

Festival Contributors

Podcast Channel Coming Soon

Portlaoise, Co Laois.

Check back soon for Podcast Channel Update

Check out more online arts events this weekend at our friends Dunamaise Arts Centre


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