The Laureate for Irish Fiction presents

Special Event

THE LONG NIGHT OF THE SHORT STORY

Dates: 21 Dec - 21 Dec

Show Time: 7pm

Tickets: €5

Five writers, five short stories, with musical responses from Lisa O’Neill

Prepare to be entranced by The Long Night of the Short Story, when writers take it all the way to the sweet or bitter end.

Curated by Anne Enright, the evening includes writers Mike McCormack, Lisa McInerney, Danielle McLaughlin and Colm Tóibín.

All proceeds go to the Peter McVerry Trust

 


 

Running time: 3 hours with interval

Age suitability: 12+


 

Anne Enright is the inaugural Laureate for Irish Fiction and was awarded the honour by the Arts Council in early 2015.

The Laureate for Irish Fiction promotes Irish literature nationally and internationally and encourages the public to engage with high quality Irish fiction.

The Laureate for Irish Fiction has been developed by the Arts Council/An Chomhairle Ealaíon and is supported by University College Dublin (UCD), New York University (NYU) and The Irish Times.


 

Featured image: Anne Enright

 

The
Big, Bold
Book Now
Button

Click for instant happiness.

Call the Box Office:

+353 1 8819 613

Last From the Newsroom

2019/20 Season at Project Arts Centre

Welcome to a brand new season of theatre, dance, performance and visual art at Project Arts Centre. We can’t wait for you to experience some of the many exhilarating, thought provoking and fun events and collaborations we’ve assembled for you throughout the 2019/20 season.  We’ll be announcing more works for the season in the coming months, but in the meantime, we have over 40 productions, events and exhibitions for you to experience. This year we have approached our programme in a new way.  We want to take you beyond a list of events and instead put an equal focus on…

Read More

Open Call: Future Forecast Curator

Project Arts Centre is powered by creative ideas, critical thinking and debate. Artists and audiences are often first to forecast the future – for good and for ill. As we look to our future in an uncertain world, which is leaning towards populism, tokenism, and right wing conservative politics, we want to engage in a conversation about contemporary Ireland and the arts. We want to peel back the skin to see how artists are faring and examine the ways in which our arts community can reflect, mediate, challenge and shape our collective fate. Where does our future lie? As part…

Read More
Visit the Newsroom