November 27, 2019 @ 6:45 pm – 9:00 pm
Kilkenny Castle
The Parade

Join us for the live recording of RTÉ Radio 1’s Christmas Poetry Programme at Kilkenny Castle

Join Poetry Ireland at the breath-taking Picture Gallery at Kilkenny Castle on the evening of Wednesday 27 November 2019 for the live recording of RTÉ Radio 1’s Christmas Poetry Programme.

This will be one of a series of events to mark Kilkenny Castle’s 50 years in the care of the Office of Public Works.

Poetry Ireland and RTÉ Radio 1’s Poetry Programme are delighted to work with Kilkenny Castle and the Office of Public Works to present this special event which will be hosted by Olivia O’Leary.

Guests for this festive evening of poetry and music include the acclaimed poets Thomas McCarthy and Enda Wyley and singer/songwriter Ailbhe Reddy.

Tickets are €10 including wine and mince pies. Maximum 4 tickets per order.

The evening will begin with a reception at 6.45pm. Please note that the Picture Gallery at Kilkenny Castle is accessible by stairs only.

The programme will be broadcast on RTÉ Radio 1 on Christmas Day at 7pm.

(Please note that RTÉ will not receive any proceeds from this event).