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Each night of the festival we invited illustrators from Ireland’s Stray Lines artist collective to capture the words, performers and ideas on stage. The results were absolutely stunning. Below is a selection of the quirky, beautiful, powerful and playful sketches from the fantastic and varied artists.  Our thanks to them all for their time, artistry and participation.…

LINGO Live on Near FM this Friday!

In an exciting addition to this year’s festival, LINGO is delighted to announce Near FM will be broadcasting live from our opening night in the Workman’s Club on Friday Oct 16th. The live broadcast,hosted by Morgan O’Reilly, will feature selected performances from the event, as well as interviews with spoken word poets, festival organisers and…

Four More LINGO Headliners! – Hollie McNish, Elaine Feeney, Mark Grist and John Cummins

Following on from the news that Saul Williams will perform a special headline spoken word set at LINGO in Dublin this year, we have just announced announced four more phenomenal headliners: Hollie McNish, Elaine Feeney, Mark Grist and John Cummins. Hollie McNish is a UK poet and spoken word artist who straddles the boundaries between the literary,…

Lingo at Cuirt Festival (Today – April 26th)

If you find yourself in Galway today, pop along at noon to the literary brunch in King’s Head. We are curating a wonderful lineup of spoken word, hip-hop and music as part of Cuirt festival of literature. Tickets will be available on the door. More detail below from the official festival programme: “Lingo, Ireland’s new festival for…