Links to Venues

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Photographs of some of the venues below can be found in Other Content. Often the unsung heroes of poetry events, the administrators and organisers at these various venues must be thanked for all the help they have provided over the course of making the recordings found in the SHCDA.

Aspects Festival / Bangor Castle Location

Black Box Theatre, Belfast: Location

Killyleagh Library, Co Down: Location

Central Library, Belfast: Location

Crescent Arts Centre, Belfast

Damer Hall, Dublin (Dublin Unitarian Church, the site of many Poetry Ireland events) Location- (for Poetry Ireland offices, just around the corner from Damer Hall)

Denvir’s Hotel, Downpatrick: (website under construction, as of 1.Nov. 2009) Location

Flat Lake Festival (Hilton Park House, Butty Barn), Co. Monaghan: Location- (Hilton Park House):

Georgetown University, Copley Hall, Washington DC: Location

Irish Writers’ Centre, Dublin: Location- (Writers’ Museum, next door to the Writers’ Centre,)

The John Hewitt Bar, Belfast: Location

Lisburn City Library, Co Antrim: Location

Londonderry Arms Hotel, Antrim: Location

Market Place Theatre, Armagh: Location

National Geographic Museum, Washington DC Location

No Alibis Bookstore, Belfast Location

Queen’s University Belfast
Seamus Heaney Centre for Poetry Location

Renshaws, Belfast: Location (Note: Rensahws is now Hotel Ibis):

The Royal Hotel, Bangor, Co. Down: Location

St Patrick’s Old National School, Belfast (St. Patrick’s Belfast) Location

Sheridan’s Wine Bar Galway City. Link to ‘Over the Edge’, who hold reading at Sheridan’s: Location

Strangford (Old Court Church) Location- (Strangford):

Town Hall Theatre, Galway: Location

Ulster Hall: Location

Ulster University, Magee,( London)Derry: Location

White House Bar, Limerick Location

White’s Tavern, Belfast Location

The Yard,
Hollywood, Co. Down Location (Holywood, Co. Down):