Looking forward to celebrating our 2021 season with you! Keep an eye out for our festival schedule, to come!

“Pain, that was not yet the pain of love, fretted his heart.”

Ulysses – Telemachus

“Whatever else is unsure in this stinking dunghill of a world a mother’s love is not.”

Ulysses – Nestor

“I fear those big words, Stephen said, which make us so unhappy.”

Ulysses – Nestor

“Pineapple rock, lemon platt, butter scotch. A sugarsticky girl shovelling scoopfuls of creams for a christian brother.”

Ulysses- Lestrygonians

“Coffined thoughts around me, in mummycases, embalmed in spice of words.”

Ulysses – Scylla and Charybdis

“History, Stephen said, is a nightmare from which I am trying to awake.”

Ulysses – Scylla and Charybdis

“The heaventree of stars hung with humid nightblue fruit.”

Ulysses (Ithaca)

“Lord, heap miseries upon us yet entwine our arts with laughters low.”

Finnegans Wake

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2018 Performers, Storytellers, Authors and Scholars

Reading and storytelling performances, panel discussions, walking tours, live music,  food, theatre and much more.

Take a look at the 2018 program. Registration opens May 1.

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Joyicity March 2021

Joyicity March 2021

Joyicity, March 2021 In this issue: A word from the President, Kevin Wright In Memoriam: Judith Schurman (extracts from her eulogy) From Oileán Iathghlas Éireann to La Belle Province The Point St. Charles Community Theatre The Ancient Order of Hibernians The Montreal...

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Joyicity December 2020

Joyicity December 2020

Joyicity, December 2020 In this issue: A word from the President, Kevin Wright Background on The Midnight Court, our upcoming Zoom performance on January 6th, from Elsa Bolam A brief history of Bloomsday Montréal, by past President David Schurman The Wagner-Joyce...

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“No Pen, No Ink…”

“No Pen, No Ink…”

Disease epidemics have been the inspiration for many a writer and his work.  Boccaccio  wrote his Decameron at the time of the Black Death in 1348.  A recent article in the Guardian newspaper asked whether Shakespeare wrote King Lear in the lockdown of 1606. Even...

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With Love From Dublin: Bloomsday Montréal Greeting

In 2016 Montreal’s Mayor Coderre declared Montreal and Ireland as ‘twin cities’. In this spirit of fellowship the Lord Mayor of Dublin and Dublin City Council, have gifted us at Festival Bloomsday Montréal 2017 with this lovely video greeting.

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