Festival Programme 2019

Tickets can be purchased online by following the links below. You can also book tickets by phoning Jan Rotte on +353(58)53803

Wednesday, June 12th

Wed 8.00pm / Heritage Centre [map]
Tickets €10.00
Documentary screening of “Congo – An Irish Affair” with an open invitation to all soldiers who were involved in the ‘Siege of Jadotville’.

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Thursday, June 13th

Thurs 8.00pm / Heritage Centre [map]
Tickets €15.00
An evening with Dr. Robyn Rowland
“Serendipity and the Curious Mind”: Travelling through place and history. Sharing personal stories, exploring war, change, family and friendship, in Ireland, Turkey, the Balkans and Australia.

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Friday, June 14th

Fri 8.00pm / Heritage Centre  [map]
Tickets €15.00
Lerato Mogoatlhe: An evening with a journalist and author who has been writing about Africa for more than 10 years, to share tales from her book ‘Vagabond’.

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Saturday, June 15th

Sat 10.00am / Saint Vincent de Paul Hall. Chapel Place
Tickets €25.00
Dr. Robyn Rowland: Creative writing workshop. To book a for this workshop please call +353(58)53803

Sat 10.30am / Heritage Centre [map]
Free Event
Donald Brady: A presentation on Regina Maria Roche (1764-1845): Waterford’s foremost novelist?

Sat 12.30pm / Heritage Centre [map]
Tickets €10.00
Charlie Piggott: A talk of musical travels with one of the founding members of the music group De Danann

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Sat 2.00pm / Library
Free Event
Molly Keane Creative Writing Award

Sat 3.00pm / BCS School Hall [map]
Tickets €25.00
Neil Oliver: Travel talks with Scottish archaeologist, historian, writer and presenter of the BBC documentary series ‘Coast’

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Sat 8.00pm / BCS School Hall [map]
Tickets €25.00
Sarah Outen MBE FRGS: British athlete and adventurer. Via the World: The first woman and the youngest person to row solo across the Indian Ocean and the Pacific Ocean from Japan to Alaska, will narrate her adventures from London to London

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Saturday Special Ticket (Both events) : Neil Oliver and Sarah Outen : €40.00

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Sunday, June 16th

Sun 8.30am / Lismore Golf Club
Tickets €25.00
Rosita Boland: “Elsewhere; one woman, one rucksack, one lifetime of travel”
A literary breakfast with Senior Features Writer at The Irish Times and author to discuss tales from her new book.

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Sun 11am / St. Carthage’s Catholic Church
Free Event
Gregorian Mass

Sun 11:30am / St. Carthage’s Cathedral
Free Event
Eucharistic Service

Sun 2.00pm – 5.00pm / Millennium Park
Free Event
Family entertainment with The Booley House


Weekend Ticket for all events but not including the workshop: €100.00.

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Fringe Events

June 15: 2pm Castle Arts in Lismore Castle
The launch of Castle Arts 2019 catalogue

June 14 & 15: 2pm – 5pm / Cotton Library
Free Event
St. Carthage’s Cathedral

June 16: Farmers Market

Thanks to all our sponsors, without whom Immrama would not be possible.

About Lismore Immrama

Immrama is held in Lismore, County Waterford, Ireland, on a weekend in June each year since 2003. Immrama has been dedicated to the art of Travel Writing, Good Music, and Fine Entertainment since its inception. Over the centuries many people have made journeys to and from Lismore and we hope that you will enjoy your lmmram in Lismore.

Contact Information

Jan Rotte: +353(58)53803

E-mail: info@lismoreimmrama.com

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