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Online Event - Kilkenny Arts Festival X
Kilkenny CityCo. Kilkenny

15 September - 31 December 2020

Visual artsLectures and readingsExhibitions
Kilkenny Arts Festival X offers the sort of wide-ranging, world-class programme for which the Festival is renowned – including concerts, exhibitions, talks, theatre, film, opera and dance. Digital content forms a key part of this year’s presentation.

The vibrant online offering includes:

- The Secret Music Series is a series of short online concerts, filmed in beautiful Kilkenny locations

- Monteverdi’s operatic masterpiece The Return of Ulysses, a 2018 Kilkenny Arts Festival co-production with Opera Collective Ireland.

- Renowned artist Blaise Smith ambitious new project to paint portraits of the people of his home village Dungarvan in a project entitled Village People.

- Intriguing conversations: Masha Gessen (with Fintan O’Toole) and Samantha Power (with Olivia O’Leary)

- A Festival Portrait, a bespoke new portal that enables viewers to explore, in their own way the entire collection of Mick O’Dea’s exquisite portraits of Festival artists, completed over 3 years,

Event details
Kilkenny ONLINE
15 September - 31 December 2020
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