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Kilkenny Arts Festival 2013

Start Date: 09 Aug 2013
End Date: 18 Aug 2013
Times: 09.00

 Kilkenny Arts Festival 2013 - Friday 9th to Sunday 18th August 2013:*

OPW & Kilkenny Castle are delighted to welcome Kilkenny Arts Festival
2013 - in this its 40th year, which will take place in the City from
Friday 9th to Sunday August 18th.

*The following events are programmed for The Parade Tower - Ticketed events*

  * Saturday 10th - 1pm - James Shapiro & Fintan O'Toole - 'Shakespeare
    and Ireland'
  * Sunday 11th - 5pm - Talking Theatre - Q&A with cast of Globe
    Theatre's 'Taming of the Shrew'
  * Monday 12th - 12pm & 2:30pm - 'Walk through the Woods'
  * Wednesday 14th - 6pm - 'Remembering September 1913'
  * Friday 16th - 6pm - Rachel Kushner & Elizabeth Day
  * Saturday 17th - 12noon - Hot Potatoes presents 'Are you getting the
    messages?'
  * Saturday 17th - 2pm - BANTER on Big Issues

*Park - Architects of Air are bringing one of their most magical
creations to Kilkenny Castle Park - 'A LUMINARIUM' - Ticketed event*

  * A Luminarium is a light-filled, inflatable sculpture - designed to
    invoke wonder and awe
  * Throughout the Arts Festival, visitors will be able to wander
    through this */Miracoco /*exploring its tunnels and domes and the
    shimmering patterns of light and colour inside
  * A mesmerising experience loved by children and adults alike
  * Saturday 10th & Sunday 11th August: 10am to 6pm
  * Monday 12th to Friday 16th August: 12pm to 6pm
  * Saturday 17th August: 10am to 6pm

*Park Events - Free of Charge*:

  * Wednesday 14th August - 2pm & 7:30pm - MACNAS presents 'Chaosmos' at
    Castle Park - street threatre (FREE EVENT)
  * Saturday 10th - 1pm at Rosegarden - Street theatre - Hakuna Matata
    (FREE EVENT)
  * Sunday 11th - 12noon at Rosegarden - Street theatre - Sir Edwin
    Longbottom (FREE EVENT)

*Children's Events at The Parade Tower - Ticketed events:*

  * Thursday 15th - (Morning) - Small Sounds Early Years / (Afternoon) -
    Surprising Sounds in Technicolor
  * Friday 16th - (Morning) - Small Sounds Early Years / (Afternoon) -
    Surprising Sounds in Technicolor

*?* <http://www.kilkennyarts.ie/>*?Booking:*

  * Online: www.kilkennyarts.ie <http://www.kilkennyarts.ie>
  * Telephone: 056 775 2175
  * Box Office: 76 John's Street

*For further information, please contact Anne at The Parade Tower Events
Office*

  * Telephone: 056 770 4108
  * E-mail: anne.teehan@opw.ie <mailto:anne.teehan@opw.ie>


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