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Fingal Poetry Slam 2022 Blanchardstown

Fingal Poetry Slam 2022 Blanchardstown

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€0 – €5

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Blanchardstown Library

Blanchardstown Centre

Blanchardstown

Ireland

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Join us for an exciting night of poetry, slamming and spoken word!

About this event

We invite poets of all levels of experience to participate and win a chance to perform at the Grand Slam event in this year's Fingal Poetry Festival.

The evening will include featured poet Shaunna Lee Lynch, live music with Birdwoman, aka Kellie Marie Reynolds, and refreshments.

TICKETS:

It's a FREE EVENT but as spaces are limited we ask you to please book your tickets here, on this Eventbrite page - poets and audience alike.

Doors open at 5.45 pm

PARTICIPATING POETS:

There will be some open slots on the night but to ensure you can participate, please email and register your name at fingalpoetryslam [at] gmail.com.

  • Poets should come prepared to perform two poems of their choice.
  • Recommended age to participate: 15+
  • Poets and audience need to reserve a ticket.

SHAUNNA LEE LYNCH

Shaunna is a Cork raised, Dublin based writer, performer and the current All Ireland Poetry Slam Champion. She has performed her poetry at many events around Ireland and abroad, including: Cork Midsummer Festival, First Fortnight, Cork City Culture Night, Electric Picnic, Ó Bhéal, The Garden Party (Lisbon), among many others. In 2019, her play Wishful Thinking ran as part of the Dublin Fringe Festival and the Cork Arts Theatre Emerging Artists Programme. She has been involved in many theatre and film projects over the past decade and is currently completing an MA in Screenwriting. Her work is a humorous, feminist-fuelled pop culture parade that aims to challenge the mundane and examine the sacred.

BIRDWOMAN AKA KELLIE MARIE REYNOLDS

Birdwoman aka, Kellie Marie Reynolds, is a singer, songwriter, performance poet and improviser. With 2 Eps and an album under her belt she was crowned Leinster Slam Champion in 2019 and continues to reinvent herself. Banter queen and powerhouse vocalist she is not only extraordinarily talented, she is hilarious, moving and always surprising, Birdwoman is a live act you do not want to miss. Your life just won't contain as much joy if you do.

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