RED LINE BOOK FESTIVAL

Red Line Book Festival

Red Line Book Festival: Programme of Events 2016

We at South Dublin Libraries & Arts are delighted to present to you the programme for this year's Red Line Book Festival. We hope you enjoy the festival and we look forward to seeing you there! View the full brochure here. For information on how to join our libraries and events throughout the year, visit www.southdublinlibraries.ie

 

Programme 2016 at a glance

 
 
 
 
 
Wednesday 
12th October
 
 
 
 
5pm
Gearoid Lynch
In Conversation Gearoid Lynch @ IT Tallaght
Synergy Centre at IT Tallaght
Adult

Admission: FREE

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6-8pm
Diarmuid Fitzgerald
Workshop: Haiku Poetry

County Library, Tallaght

Family

Admission: FREE

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7-10pm
James O'Keefe
Tara Prendegast
Gary Tyrell
Sarah Leather
Helen Fields
Owen Fitzpatrick
Orla Donoghue
Vit Dobrin
Frederique Murphy
Mike Lyons
Barbara Moynihan
TEDx Tallaght
Main Auditorium @ Civic Theatre
Adult

Admission €15/€12

SOLD OUT!


 7.30pm
True Voice Theatre
"The Bear" and "The Proposal" by Anton Chekhov
Rathfarnham Castle
Adult

Admission: €10/€8

SOLD OUT!
8pm
RTÉ Documentary on One & Radio Drama
The Art of Storytelling on the Radio
RUA RED Arts Centre
Adult

Admission: FREE

SOLD OUT!

8pm
Declan Burke
Declan Hughes
Alan Glynn
Alex Barclay
Trouble Is Our Business: An Evening with Ireland's Finest Crime Writers
Loose End @ Civic Theatre
Adult

Admission: €8/€6

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Thursday 
13th October
10am - 12.30pm

Vanessa Fox O'Loughlin

Workshop: Getting Published
Lucan Library
 Adult

Admission: FREE

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10.30am - 1.30pm

Ferdia MacAnna

Workshop: Beginners Screenwriting

Ballyroan Library

 Adult

Admission: FREE

Limited Places

SOLD OUT!

3.30pm
Wayne O'Connor
Charlie & The Chocolate Factory
The Chocolate Warehouse
Family 

Admission: €10

Limited Places

SOLD OUT!

6-8pm
Claire Hennessy - Big Smoke Writing Factory
Workshop: Writing Fiction for Young Adults
Ballyroan Library
Adult 

Admission: FREE

Limited Places
6.30pm

The Great Lucan Bake Off!

Lucan Library
Adult 

Admission: FREE

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6.30pm
Raven & Clara Rose Thornton
Universal Underdog: Unsung Anthems for Displaced Peoples
County Library, Tallaght
Adult

Admission: FREE

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7pm
Tadhg O'Keeffe
Irish Round Towers
Clondalkin Civic Office
 Adult

Admission: FREE

SOLD OUT!

7pm
Michael O'Loughlin
Poetry Award Ceremony
Loose End @ Civic Theatre
Adult 

Admission: FREE

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7.30pm
The Irish Writers' Centre
Takin' The Mic
Coach House, Palmerstown
Adult

Admission: FREE

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8.15pm

Library After Dark Writers' Café with Colm Keegan and Emilie Conway

Selfies and Portraits: A Library After Dark Writers' Cabaret 
Loose End @ Civic Theatre
Adult

Admission: FREE

SOLD OUT!
Friday 
14th October
1pm
Michael Fewer
Hellfire Hill
Timbertrove Country Store & Café 
Adult 

Admission: FREE

SOLD OUT!

6pm 
Tenderfoot Theatre Programme
Get Your Act Together
Loose End @ Civic Theatre
Adult

Admission: €5

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7.30pm
Ceardlann Ceoil: Traditional Irish Music Workshop
Áras Chrónáin Ionad Cultúir
Adult

Admission: FREE

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8pm
Lisa Lambe
Matthew Gilsenan
Brendan McQuaile
The Count, Countess and Tommy
Main Auditorium @ Civic Theatre
Adult

Admission: €15/12

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8.15pm
Vanessa Fox O'Loughlin
Doreen Finn
Caitriona Lally
Máire T Robinson
Women Writing Today - Panel Discussion
Loose End @ Civic Theatre
 Adult

Admission: €8/6

Booking Essential
 
Saturday 
15th October
10.30am - 4pm
Dermot Bolger
Anne Enright
Marita Conlon-McKenna
Joseph O'Connor
Catherine Dunne
Myles Dungan
Katie Donovan
Readers Day
Main Auditorium @ Civic Theatre
Adult

Admission: €12/€10

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11am - 1pm
Joseph Carr
Photographic Walk & Workshop
RUA RED Arts Centre
Adult

Admission: €4

Limited Places

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2 - 4.40pm
Gruffalo Fun Day - Screening of 3 movies, followed by a Gruffalo themed activity workshop. 
RUA RED Arts Centre
Family

Admission: €3 - Movies(FREE for Film club members)

€3 Workshop

SOLD OUT!

6.30 - 8pm

Roz Purcell

Natural Born Feeder
Loose End @ Civic Theatre
Adult

Admission: €10/8

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Sunday 
16th October
 
 
12pm

Miriam Lambert Puppeteer

The Three Little Pigs Puppet Show

Main Auditorium @

Civic Theatre

Family

Admission: €8/€5

Family €20

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5.45pm
RTÉ Radio 1
RTÉ Radio 1 Sunday Miscellany - Live Recording

Main Auditorium @

Civic Theatre

Adult

Admission: €8/€6

Late Arrivals Not Permitted Entry

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2.30pm

Martin Mansergh

Éimear O'Connor

Robert Schmuhl

Rebellion & Revolution in Dublin - Book Launch and History Panel
Pearse Museum, St. Enda's Park
All

Admission: FREE

SOLD OUT!
2.30pm
Vanessa Fox O'Loughlin
 RITT Short Story Competition Awards Ceremony

Loose End @

Civic Theatre

Adults

Admission: FREE

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Red Line Book Festival for Schools
 
 
 
 
 
Wednesday 12th October
 
 
 
 
 
10.30am & 12pm
Michael James Ford & Trevor Knight
The Happy Prince by Oscar Wilde
Pearse Museum, St. Enda's Park
5th-6th Class

Admission: FREE

SOLD OUT!

1pm
Paul Cookson
Poetry on the Ball
Ballyroan Library
Up to 2nd Class  

Admission: FREE

Booking Essential

Thursday 
13th October
10am & 12pm
Wayne O'Connor
Roald Dahl's Revolting Rhymes
Main Auditorium @ Civic Theatre
2nd - 4th Class

Admission: FREE

SOLD OUT!

Friday 
14th October
10.30am & 11.45am
Patrick Ryan
Shaking With Shakespeare: Tales from Shakespeares Storybook
Main Auditorium @ Civic Theatre
Admission: FREE

Booking Essential

Refundable Booking Deposit Required