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OWEN O’NEILL

OWEN O’NEILL

Owen O’Neill’s latest volume of poetry, ‘Licking the Matchbox’, was published last July. Since first performing his poetry in 1985 with the release of ‘Apples and Snakes’, Owen has read at major literary festivals, including Hay on Wye, Cork, Belfast & St Andrew’s. 

As a comedian, writer and director, Owen O’Neill is award winning; he adapted ‘Shawshank Redemption’ for the stage in 2013, following rave reviews it will transfer to the West End this year; his short film ‘The Basketcase’ won best short at the Boston Film Festival in 2010; and in 2012 he won best actor for his off Broadway one–man play ‘Absolution’.

‘O’Neill’s animated passionate performance brings his poetry to life and puts each piece into perfect context.’ Glasgow Herald

‘Thought provoking and entertaining. A brilliant Fringe experience.’ Chortle

‘O’Neill is not only a poet but an actor and stand–up comedian and uses these skills to great affect when performing his poetry.’ Scotsman

www.owenoneill.co.uk

  • Date: Thu 28 May
  • Cost: £8
  • Time: 8pm
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Portrait Painting Masterclass

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Sat 23 Feb at 10am

Library of the Imagination

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Sat 23 Feb at 2pm

Pots For Tots – Funny Faces

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Sat 23 Feb at 2pm

Make a Kite Workshop

ArrowMake a Kite Workshop
Sat 23 Feb at 2pm

Bill Gatt – ‘Light From Many Days’

ArrowBill Gatt – ‘Light From Many Days’
Thu 07 Feb - Sat 02 Mar at 9.30am

 
 
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