Hopkins Festival October 2021 - IntoKildare
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Hopkins Festival October 2021

Newbridge

Opening Reception Friday October 8th 

Enjoy Conor Mahony playing Guitar and The John F
Mayor of Kildare; Fr. John Harris OP Prior; Robert Power MCC
Presentation of Lifetime Achievement Award: Niall Bradley MC: Senator Fiona O’Loughlin

9.30 Festival Club: Coffeys (upstairs) Irish Music: Diarmuid Johnson

Saturday October 9th 

Timothy Wenzel (Virginia University Richmond, USA) Hopkins and the Kestrel; Brian Arkins (University of Galway); Brendan Staunton SJ.
4.30: Wine Reception
Presentation of The Hopkins Society Award William Finnie
Book Launches: William Adamson, Desmond Egan and Bruno Gaurier
5.30: Dinner in Harrigans 8.00 pm Saturday October 9th 2021
8 pm Hans Palsson Concert Newbridge College Theatre

Concert tickets now available

Hnub Sunday Lub Kaum Hli 10th 

Hopkins Mass. Celebrant: Fr. Paul Lawlor OP Music: Eimear Hennessy Lessons: Derek Egan; Niall Bradley Prayers of the Faithful: Elaine Murphy; Hugo Magee; Anne Doyle; Morgan McCabe; Jenny Adamson After Communion: A Hopkins poem read by William Adamson 12.00

Tree Remembrance Ceremony: back lawn Newbridge College
Dedication: James McKenna, 21st Anniversary. James Mackey, Alec Dunne, Liam Lyons, Uwe Boker, Mrs. ((Parsons)), Fr. Brian Reynolds OP, Fr. Seamus Collins OP; Fr. John Heffernan O.P.; Niamh Mahony; Fr. Gerard Rice; Leslie Brophy; James O’Donnell; Renée Cummins 1.00 pm: Lunch (Newbridge Silver)

Presentation of The O’Connor/Baroda Cup Award to Artist, Eleanor Swann

3.30 pm Autumn Nature Walk led by Michael Jacob.
All welcome (this event is free)

6.00 pm Dinner in Harrigans

8.30 pm International Poetry Reading (Coffeys or College Theatre – to be confirmed later)

Poems read in English, Irish, French, German, Sweden …
A Paul Verlaine poem read in French by Bruno Gaurier (France);
Rilke poem read in German, by William Adamson (Germany);
Ó Ríordáin poem read in Irish by Derek Egan;
A Hopkins poem read by Jenny Adamson
Conor Mahony: Guitar
Donald Gardner (UK) Philip Brady (Ireland); Timothy Wenzel (USA) Conor Bowman (Ireland); Diarmuid Johnson (Wales); Michael O’Flanagan (Ireland); Lena Koster (Sweden); Liam O’Meara Desmond Egan Ireland) A Hopkins poem read by Jenny Adamson

Hopkins Festival Youth Programme will also be included in October 2021.
Contact Derek, Youth Programme Director Season Tickets (includes Concert) Hans Palsson Concert Tickets

Season Ticket €100
Season Ticket now available. 
Daim pib concert

 

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Start
Lub kaum hli ntuj 8, 2021
End
Lub kaum hli ntuj 10, 2021

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Newbridge
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Nroog Kildare
Ireland

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€ 25 - € 100