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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.…

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…

Saul Williams interview in Irish Times

“Much of my work in music, poetry and performance is intuitive. It is not the product of thinking or overthinking, rather it is the product of listening.” Today’s Irish Times features a terrific interview with our festival headliner Saul Williams in advance of his show on Sunday at The Button Factory (buy tickets here). Journalist Tony…

Saul Williams – Tickets selling extremely fast!

We are thrilled to see the huge response to Saul Williams performing at Lingo Festival 2015, with tickets for the headline set from the legendary US artist zipping out the digital door. If you want to catch Saul for a very special spoken word performance on October 18th, then hurry up and grab a ticket now at…

Saul Williams – Early bird tickets are Sold Out!

Less than 24 hours after announcing our headliner Saul Williams, the early bird tickets have completely sold out! But fear not, full price tickets (still very reasonably priced) are available at Eventbrite. They are zipping out the digital door quickly, so don’t delay and grab yourself a ticket to the spoken word event of the…

Saul Williams to headline LINGO festival

World famous poetic visionary set to perform in Dublin this October. Saul Williams, world renowned poet, rapper, actor and musician will headline this years LINGO Festival, returning to Ireland for the first time in ten years to deliver a very special performance in the Workman’s Club, Dublin on October 18th. Williams has published five books…