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Join us across a series of events on Friday 26 April and Saturday 27 April for a weekend ?lled with music and literature. From world-class literary star David Mitchell to home grown musical legend Luka Bloom, this is a weekend of events not to be missed.Friday 26 April - John Kelly with special guest Loah 20:00Writer and broadcaster John Kelly reads from his new poetry collection, Notions. For many years John has been at the forefront of music and arts broadcasting in Ireland. As a journalist he has written extensively for many publications he is the author of three novels, The Little Hammer, Sophisticated Boom Boom and From Out of the City, which was shortlisted for Irish Novel of the Year at the Bord Gáis Irish Book Awards 2014.Loah is Sallay Matu Garnett, an artist of Irish/ Sierra Leonean origin who grew up between Maynooth and West Africa. She performs a unique blend of genre-bending Afro-soul which she calls ‘ArtSoul’ and has released several stunning singles and a debut EP, This Heart.Saturday 27 April - David Mitchell in Conversation 14:00David Mitchell is the award-winning and bestselling author of The Thousand Autumns of Jacob de Zoet, Black Swan Green, Cloud Atlas, Number9Dream, Ghostwritten and The Bone Clocks. We are delighted to welcome David to HomePlace to talk about his career with writer and broadcaster John Kelly.Saturday 27 April - So Sing On with Luka Bloom 20:00A singer and songwriter whose music is defined by passion, lyricism, and a respect of tradition coupled with a willingness to defy expectations, Luka Bloom is one of Ireland's best-respected contemporary folk artists.To celebrate this special weekend, we are delighted to o?er a weekend ticket with a 25% discount for £30. Simply book for all the three events at the same time to avail of the saving.
John Kelly with Special Guest Loah - Friday 26 April 20:00David Mitchell in Conversation - Saturday 27 April 14:00So Sing On with Luka Bloom - Saturday 27 April 20:00
John Kelly with Special Guest Loah £10David Mitchell in Conversation £15So Sing On with Luka Bloom £15To celebrate this special weekend, we are delighted to o?er a weekend ticket with a 25% discount for £30. Simply book for all the three events at the same time to avail of the saving.
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