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LINGO presents SHANE KOYCZAN – MAY 15th 2017!

Spoken-Word Superstar Shane Koyczan to perform in Workmans Club May 15th Shane Koyczan, most celebrated for his performance at the Opening Ceremony of the 2010 Winter Olympics and for his epic poem To This Day (20 million views and counting), will perform in The Workmans Club, Dublin this May 15th. This will be Shane’s only show in Ireland, as part of…

Saul Williams Interview in Irish Examiner

“If ever a poem succeeds in winning over an audience it is a beautiful miracle. Poetry is such a personal art form. It’s not so common to have people share it in such a public space. That cocktail of intimacy and vulnerability and applause is pretty potent. The most amazing thing I’ve ever seen or…

Children’s Event: PoetryHunt by Headstuff

Our wonderful friends at HeadStuff have created a treasure hunt with a poetic twist that will take you on a journey through a world of books, to corners of the library you may never have seen. It’s on Saturday, the 17th of October, at 1pm in Pearse Street Library and it’s free. Unfortunately, we only have space for forty…

LINGO family shows

This year at LINGO we are delighted to present some fantastic shows and events for families and younger spoken word fans. Here are two events we are particularly proud of and we think they will really appeal to the whole family. If you are looking for a unique, warm and wonderful event, then grab a ticket to…

LINGO Programme 2015

We have launched our official, bumper-packed, brilliant 2015 festival programme. From world class local artists, to stellar international headliners, with family events and free, funky shows in between; we really believe there is something for everyone. Have a look below, pass it on to your friends, and, above all, pick up a ticket to support…