We are delighted to announce that this year’s SoundEye will be on at theTriskel Christchurch http://www.triskelart.com/index.htm. SoundEye was last in the Triskel in 2003, but it will be great to be in the new Christchurch space, it’s a beautiful and fitting setting for the fifteenth anniversary. Pictures and information about the space here: http://www.irishtimes.com/newspaper/features/2011/0218/1224290133207.html
We have recently confirmed with Justin Katko, Thomas McCarthy and Posie Rider who will be reading during the festival this July. We also got a mention in the Irish Times on Saturday and will be announcing our venue shortly. Exciting times!
Things are starting to take shape for the festival. This year we will have 27 readers over nine readings. So far the confirmed readers are: Andrea Brady, cris cheek, James Cummins, Fergal Gaynor, Randolph Healy, John James, Trevor Joyce, David Lloyd, Gerry Loose, Karen Mac Cormack, Peter Manson, Steve McCaffery, Marianne Morris, Alice Notley, Reitha Pattison, Geoffrey Squires, Matthew Sweeney, Keith Tuma, Jow Walton, Rachel Warriner, Mark Weiss, and Steve Willey. More information will follow as we confirm the final slots.
SoundEye 2011 will be the fifteenth anniversary of the festival, so it’s going to be a good one. It will take place in Cork on the 13th -17th of July. We will keep this page updated with details of readers sooner to the date.