RTÉ Radio 1’s Christmas Poetry Programme

  • Friday 30 November, 8.00pm
  • Farmleigh, White's Rd, Phoenix Park, Dublin 15
  • Tickets: €10 (including refreshments)

Join us for the live recording of RTÉ Radio 1’s Christmas Poetry Programme at Farmleigh. Olivia O'Leary's guests for this festive evening of poetry and music include the acclaimed Northern Irish poet Colette Bryce, award-winning Cork poet Billy Ramsell, actor Cathy Belton (Red RockPhilomena, Helen and I), actor Andrew Bennett (The StagThis Is My FatherAngela's Ashes), psychologist Ian Robertson, Professor of Neuroscience at TCD, and singer Eimear Quinn. 

This live event is being produced in collaboration with Poetry Ireland, in association with the Office of Public Works.

Tickets are €10 including wine and mince pies, and go on sale from 8pm on Sunday 11 November.

The programme will be broadcast on RTÉ Radio 1 on Christmas Day at 5pm.

RTÉ will not receive any proceeds from this event