OFFICIAL OPENING OF ALLINGHAM 2015
Dorrian's Imperial Hotel, Ballyshannon
Thursday 8:00pm - FREE ENTRY
THE ALLINGHAM LECTURE: 'ALLINGHAM & YEATS'
For this year's Allingham Lecture, we have commissioned Jessica Traynor, poet and Literary Manager of the Abbey Theatre, Dublin, to explore the connections between William Allingham and William Butler Yeats.
MC INTYRE'S SALOON, THE MALL, BALLYSHANNON
Each night there will be a 'Festival Club' once the days events have unfolded. To get the ball rolling, Olive Travers hosts readings and performances from local writers and festival guest Jessica Traynor in McIntyre's Saloon, The Mall, Ballyshannon. All festival goers are very welcome to attend.