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Museum of Literature Ireland
Open today, 10:30-18:00
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UCD Naughton Joyce Centre
86 St Stephen's Green
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The Happy Prince

The Happy Prince and Other Tales was published in 1888 before Wilde wrote The Picture of Dorian Gray and his great stage comedies. This adaptation was first presented in Bewley’s Café Theatre in 2004 and has since toured in Ireland, the UK, USA, France, Finland and Egypt.

Performed by Michael James Ford. Directed by Bairbre Ní Chaoimh. Music arranged and performed by Philip Dodd.

Duration: 40 minutes. Limited numbers & booking essential. Ticket includes entry to the museum.


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Bright Sparks Creative Bursts #7: Hidden Stories

In this Bright Sparks Creative Burst explore hidden stories by using everyday junk found around the house to inspire us to create some original pieces of work. With a little inspiration from Sarah Crossan’s #wearethepoets postcards, Sarah Webb uses blackout poetry and highlights words to make a poem. Download the materials to create some poetry or prose of your very own!

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