Riverrun, at the Adelaide Festival

Riverrun, at the Adelaide Festival

Nature of event: Performance and discussion of genesis of riverrun, a one-woman show interpreting the role of the River in James Joyce’s Finnegans Wake,  and at the end of the season, a discussion between the creator, Olwen Fouére and Professor Ronán McDonald. Where: Adelaide Festival and University of Adelaide, respectively. When: The show runs at … Continue reading

Beckett Triptych at the Adelaide Festival

Beckett Triptych at the Adelaide Festival

Nature of event: Beckett Triptych featuring three of Australia’s greatest actors, Paul Blackwell, Peter Carroll and Pamela Rabe in three perfect theatrical gems: Footfalls, Eh Joe and Krapp’s Last Tape. Where: Adelaide Festival Centre, State  Theatre Company, Scenic Workshop and Rehearsal Room, King William Road, Adelaide.   When: Fri 20 Feb 2015, 7:00pm to Wed 25 Feb 2015 @ 7:00pm Cost: Preview: … Continue reading

Ulysses for more Advanced Readers

Ulysses for more Advanced Readers

Nature of Event: This course is one of two intensive Advanced courses offered by Bloomsday to readers of Ulysses. It focusses on the challenging Stephen Dedalus chapters and asks what light he casts on Joyce’s own aesthetic. More information…. When: 26 April 2015, 10.30am -5.30pm Where: The Celtic Club, 316-320 Queen St., Melbourne Cost: $60/ $40 … Continue reading

Ulysses for Beginning Readers

Ulysses for Beginning Readers

Nature of Event: Ulysses for Beginners: Penetrating the ‘Impenetrable’ is a 6-hour intensive course for those who have tried and failed to read Ulysses, the most admired work of modernity. It aims to empower readers by uncovering some of Joyce’s techniques and by examining the architecture of the work. It will be presented by Frances … Continue reading