Saturday, 4 February at 6.30 pm:Brigid of the Waves presented by The Prankqueans- poetry and prose readings, drama, song and music celebrating Irish-Australian female creativity in tribute to ancient Celtic pagan goddess, Brigid - featuring performances by Aine de Paor, Gabrielle Carey, Anne Casey, Cliona Molins, Rosie McDonald, Julie McFarland and Jacqui McPhee - in partnership with the Consulate General of Ireland and the Irish Support Agency. This is a live, in-person event. Venue:The High Tide Room, Bondi Pavilion, Bondi Beach, Sydney, Australia. Bookings link.
Friday, 17 March at 6.00 pm: Sydney St Patrick's Day Citizenship Ceremony 2023 - including a poetry reading by Anne Casey. This event is part of the Sydney St Patrick's Day Parade & Festival. Admission is by private invitation only.
Sunday, 19 March at 2.00 pm:Sydney St Patrick's Day Citizenship Ceremony 2023 - including a poetry reading by Anne Casey. This event is part of the Sydney St Patrick's Day Parade & Festival. Admission is by private invitation only.
Thursday, 4 May at 7.00 pm: NEWS : Poets from the North, East, West, South - featuring poetry readings by Anne Casey, Abbas Ali, Stuart Barnes, Hale Isil Cosar, Gareth Cowley, Jake Goetz and Nandini Kathuria. Curated byDr Michelle Hamadache, Director of Creative Writing at Macquarie University, this is an in-person and livestreamed event presented in collaboration with Poetry Sydney and the literary departments of four universities in Sydney and greater Sydney. Venue: The Knox Street Bar, 11 Knox St, Chippendale, Sydney. Bookings link.
Tuesday, 23 May at 10.00 am (SYDNEY TIME) / Monday, 22 May at 8.00 pm (USA EASTERN TIME): Rattlecast #195 - A Livestreaming Poetry Reading & Podcast featuring Anne Casey and hosted by Timothy Green, Managing Editor, Rattle Magazine. Each Rattlecast begins with a Poets Respond Live segment, featuring poems about the news, and includes a writing prompt at the end of the show. View on YouTube. Listen on SoundCloud, iTunes and mp3.
Thursday, 16 June at 6.00 pm: Bloomsday - a Joycean celebration in music and spoken word sponsored by the Consulate General of Ireland and featuring The Pankqueans at the Sound Lounge, Seymour Centre, Corner of City Road & Cleveland Street, Chippendale, Sydney. Admission is by private invitation.
Sunday, 2 July at 4.00 pm: Scoil Samhraidh Willie Clancy - Poetry - Launch by the honorable Harry Hughes of 'Some Days The Bird' poetry collection co-authored by Anne Casey and Heather Bourbeau at The Mill, Spanish Point Road, Miltown Malbay, County Clare, Ireland.
Sunday, 2 July at 6.30 pm: Scoil Samhraidh Willie Clancy - Poetry Reading by Anne Casey and Heather Bourbeau at Oidreacht an Chláir (Clare Institute for Traditional Studies), Flag Road, Miltown Malbay, County Clare, Ireland.
Wednesday, 5 July at 6.30 pm:Salmon Poetry Bookshop & Literary CentrePoetry Circle - Poetry Reading by poets including Anne Casey, Jessie Lendennie and Eleanor Cummins at Salmon Poetry, Parliament Street, Ennistymon, County Clare, Ireland.
Wednesday, 9 to Saturday 12 August at 7.30 to 9.30 pm: 'Embellishment' show directed by Lliane Clarke will feature a lyrical monologue written by Anne Casey amongst selected works by women writers to be performed by a cast of professional actors and musicians at the KXT - Kings Cross Theatre on Broadway, Sydney, Australia. Bookings and information.
Wednesday, 30 August at 6.00 to 8.00 pm: 'Higher Connections - Publish or be damned!' - hosted by the Graduate Research School, the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences and the Faculty of Law at the University of Technology Sydney and featuring a panel discussion chaired by Associate Professor Sarah Kinkel Miller with panellists - Anne Casey, Alicia Clare and Dr Jesse Adams Stein at The Rooftop, Building 2, University of Technology Sydney, Ultimo.
Thursday, 21 September at 3.00 to 5.00 pm: 'Creative Practice as a Critical Form of Scholarly Inquiry' - hosted by the Creative Practice Research Group at the University of Technology Sydney and chaired by Dr Gregory Ferris - featuring talks, a panel discussion and creative work readings/screenings by Anne Casey, Dr Samantha Lang, Dr Leyla Stevens and Dr Jason Di Rosso at UTS Res Hub, Building 2, University of Technology Sydney, Ultimo.
Monday, 25 September at 12.00 to 2.00 pm:'Creative Outputs Workshop' - hosted by the Diversities and Social Inclusion Research Group at the University of Technology Sydney and chaired by Dr Kristine Aquino - featuring presentations, a panel discussion and a creative work reading by Anne Casey and Dr Felicity Wilcox at Room 290, Building 10, University of Technology Sydney, Ultimo.
Sunday, 19 November at 5 pm:Samhain - celebrating the ancient Irish pagan festival of the dead with poetry, song, drama and storytelling - featuring the Prankqueans and special guest artiste, David Yardley - includes a poetry reading by Anne Casey. Bookings.
Readings & EVENTS 2023
Full details of readings and events where Anne Casey and/or her work will feature during 2023 will be added via links once announced by individual organisers.