Cork Midsummer Festival announce Jane Anne Rothwell Award for female artists

Cork Midsummer Festival announce Jane Anne Rothwell Award for female artists

Cork Midsummer Festival has launched an open call for the inaugural Jane Anne Rothwell Award after one of its most successful editions of the Festival. The Jane Anne Rothwell Award will see a prize of €5,000 awarded annually to an emerging artist — either from Cork, or based in Cork — working in any discipline, who identifies as female.…

A number of interesting literary events are taking place at the Cork Midsummer Festival

Featuring Linton Kwesi Johnson, Kevin Barry, Sinead Gleeson, Emilie Pine, Wendy Erskine, Denise Chaila, and many, many more! The Good Room presents the fourth edition of Crosstown Drift, a trail of tales and scéals across the streets of Cork and beyond, as part of Cork Midsummer Festival 2019. Over two days, this Friday, June 21 and…

Spectacular world premieres for 2019 Cork Midsummer Festival

Cork Midsummer Festival launches its 2019 programme today, with 11 days of theatre, literature, dance, circus and visual art to include 25 world, European and Irish premieres. As well as showcasing some of Ireland’s finest artists, the Festival, running from 13 – 23 June, will welcome artists from across the world, including Chile, Canada, USA, Poland,…