Building on what we achieved in 2020, this year brings a hybrid programme of events, broadcast live from Galway and recorded at the beautiful grounds of Ashford Castle – as well as some world class writers from distant shores.
With words by Eavan Boland, edited by Colm Tóibín and directed by Garry Hynes, Boland: Journey of a Poet is a new theatrical production exploring the mind and imagination of one of Ireland's great poets.
A daughter visits her ill and elderly father, but conversations about the past can be dangerous, and family memories can look very different, depending on who is telling the story.
An exciting new filmic/stage collaboration between Laura Sheeran and Little John Nee; “Drone Bone Jetty”, like their last collaboration “Radio Rosario” is set in a not too distant dystopian future in the west of Ireland.
The Galway Theatre Festival 2021 takes place from the 30th of April until the 8th of May 2021.