2021 Speakers include

Declan Ganley
Kevin Myers
Ethna Regan
Martina Finnerty
David Quinn
Eileen Coyle
Frasier Hickland
Vincent Pierse
Eleanor Shanley
Col Ceathair

 

2020 Perfomers include

Eileen Coyle
Frasier Hickland
Michael Banahan
Vincent Pierse
David Larkin



2020 FESTIVAL INFORMATION BELOW

  • Informed Social & Cultural discussion of Ireland today

  • Music performed by leading songwriters & musicians

  • Annually at Castlecoote House, Co. Roscommon, since 2009

  • Honorary President: President of Ireland, Michael D Higgins

2020 Speakers include

Dr Fáinche Ryan
Professor Ray Kinsella
Professor Patricia Casey
Professor Gerard Casey
Kevin Myers
Declan Ganley
Maria Steen
Jayne Barry
Michael Fitzmaurice

 

2020 Perfomers include

Eileen Coyle
Frasier Hickland
Michael Banahan
Vincent Pierse
David Larkin



William Percy French
(1854—1920)

A social commentator throughout his many writings, plays, and songs. International stage entertainer, songwriter, actor, concert promoter, editor, banjo player and a landscape artist of repute.