Burma Action Ireland and Poetry Ireland

A concert entitled Words and Music is being organised in a unique collaboration between Burma Action Ireland and Poetry Ireland. It will be in the Unitarian Church on Stephen’s Green on Tuesday October 18th between 6.30pm and 8.30pm, and will honour the imprisoned poet U Maung Zeya and his fellow prisoner, the renowned musician and composer, Win Maw. Among those playing and reading are Dermot Bolger, Mary Coughlan, Eoin MacNamee and Keith Donald. Admission is free and is on a first come, first in basis and the full running order is below.

6.30 Introduction: Keith Donald, Chairperson of Burma Action Ireland
6.35 Dermot Bolger
6.55 Original songs from Donnacha and Diarmuid Bolger
7.15 Eilean Ni Chuilleanain
7.35 Eoin MacNamee and Keith Donald
7.55 Mary Coughlan
8.15 Macdara Woods
8.35 Thanks to U Maung Zeya and Win Maw for inspiring the event

Win Maw
U Maung Zeya

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