Internationally award-winning poet and writer

Readings & EVENTS 2022


Full details of readings and events where Anne Casey and/or her work will feature during 2022 will be added via links once announced by individual organisers.​​​​​

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  • CANCELLED DUE TO SYDNEY COVID OUTBREAK Thurssday,  6 January - 7.00 pm (Australian AEST): Nollaig na mBan  presented by The Prankqueans (Women's Christmas)  - Produced by Aine de Paor and featuring poetry and prose readings, drama and music celebrating Irish-Australian heritage by writer, Gabrielle Carey; poet, Anne Casey; singers/musicians,  Rosie McDonald, Julie McFarland, Jacqui McPhee and other artists - sponsored by the Irish National Association of AustralasiaThis is a live, in-person event. Venue: The Gaelic Club Sydney, 64 Devonshire Street, Surry Hills, Sydney, Australia.


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           BRIGID 2022:


  • CANCELLED DUE TO COVID Thursday, 3 February: Brigid of the Waves presented by The Prankqueans  - produced by Aine de Paor and featuring poetry and prose readings and music celebrating Irish-Australian heritage by writer, Gabrielle Carey; poet, Anne Casey; harpist, Cliona Molins; and singers/musicians,  Rosie McDonald, Julie McFarland and  Jacqui McPhee - in partnership with the  Irish National Association of Australasia. This is a live, in-person eventVenue: The Gaelic Club Sydney,  64 Devonshire Street, Surry Hills, Sydney, Australia. 


  •  CANCELLED DUE TO COVID Sunday, 6 February: Brigid of the Waves presented by The Prankqueans  - produced by Aine de Paor and featuring poetry and prose readings and music celebrating Irish-Australian heritage by writer, Gabrielle Carey; poet, Anne Casey; harpist, Cliona Molins; singers/musicians,  Rosie McDonald, Julie McFarland, Jacqui McPhee and other artists. This is a live, in-person eventVenue: Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre,  1 Powerhouse Road, Casula, New South Wales, Australia.



  • Saturday, 19 February at 8:30pm:New York Encounter  annual international cultural conference - including a reading by Anne Casey. Venue: The Metropolitan Pavilion, 125 West 18th Street, New York City. This is an in-person and online livestreamed event - COVID restrictions apply. Further details​.


  • Wednesday, 9 March: Official launch of The Alphabet of Women  poetry anthology (edited by Miriam Hechtman). This is a live, in-person event taking place in Sydney. 


  • Thursday, 17 March: Australian Citizenship Ceremony - including a poetry reading by Anne Casey - at The Rocks, Sydney as part of the Sydney St Patrick's Day Parade & Festival. Admission by private invitation only.


  • Sunday, 20 March: Australian Citizenship Ceremony - including a poetry reading by Anne Casey - at The Rocks, Sydney as part of the Sydney St Patrick's Day Parade & Festival. Admission by private invitation only.




  • Thursday, 16 June at 6 pm: SOLD OUT!!  Bloomsday: Untold Stories  -  On the 100th anniversary of Ulysses, the Consulate General of Ireland, in partnership with the University of Sydney, hosts Irish-Australian women's arts ensemble, The Prankqueans  for a night of music, spoken word and song, including a poetry reading by Anne Casey.​ This is a live in-person event at the Seymour Centre,  Cleveland Street, Chippendale, Sydney. Admission by prebooked tickets only.





  • Thursday 7 July at 6-8 pm: Poetica Petit Poetry Night - hosted by Miriam Hechtman with featured poet, Anne Casey and live music by Huck Hastings. This is a live in-person event at the Woollahra Gallery at Redleaf, Double Bay, Sydney. Book tickets.








  • Monday, 11 July at 6 pm Colombia time (Tuesday, 12 July at 9 am Sydney time): 32nd Medellin International Poetry Festival - poetry reading by featured poet, Anne Casey with translation into Spanish. This is a hybrid event - taking place live in-person in Medellin, Colombia and simulcast live online. Watch anytime (Anne Casey's reading starts: 44.40).

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  • Friday, 22 July at 3 pm Colombia time (Saturday, 23 July at 6 am Sydney time): Closing ceremony of the 32nd Medellin International Poetry Festival - includes poetry reading by Anne Casey with translation into Spanish. This is a hybrid event - taking place live in-person in Medellin, Colombia and simulcast live online. View online via Facebook and YouTube.