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Jonathan Swift Festival 2017

Music
30 November
20.00 |

Swift’s Vision: a 350th Birthday Celebration

Saint Patrick’s Cathedral, First Fortnight and St Patrick’s Mental Health Services present; Swift’s Vision: a 350th Birthday Celebration

30th November at Saint Patrick's Cathedral, 20.00

“Vision is the art of seeing what is invisible to others” Jonathan Swift

To celebrate the legacy of Jonathan Swift, on his 350th birthday, Saint Patrick’s Cathedral, First Fortnight Festival and St Patrick’s Mental Health Services have collaborated to present Swift’s Vision, a celebration of Swift, through song, poetry and prose. Responding to Swift’s legacy through spoken word and music, the artists featured will perform pieces themed around art and vision.

Curated by Stephen James Smith, the night will feature voices including Dermot Kennedy, Mary Coughlan, Mongoose Paula Meehan and Geoff Finan.

Tickets are €15 and money raised goes back toward supporting the work of Saint Patrick’s Cathedral, First Fortnight and St Patrick’s Mental Health Services.

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