We are online again!

Speakeasy online continues with special performances by some of Ireland's top spoken word talent! Now showing: Nicola Pierce, C. Lee McKenzie, Mary J. Oliver and Caroline E- Farrell. See more on our Speakers Corner section and sign up to our mailing list to stay tuned.

Novelist and filmmaker Caroline Farrell

Caroline Farrell is a writer and filmmaker from Dublin, Ireland. She is the author of the novels ARKYNE, STORY OF A VAMPIRE (2015) and LADY BETH (2017) winner of an Eric Hoffer Award 2019 (Mystery/Thriller Category) and ‘Best Novel’ at The Carousel Aware Prize Awards 2017. In 2018, Caroline wrote and directed the short film […]


Nicola Kearns reads for Skibbereen Speakeasy

Nicola Kearns lockdown reading for Speakeasy  

Attracta Fahy, Rae McKinlay and John Devoy  

Lynn Buckle reads for Speakeasy  


Live performances and writing from our contributors and performers

Acclaimed novelist Nicola Pierce

C. Lee McKenzie young adult novelist

Poet Mary J. Oliver reads for Speakeasy

Skibbereen Speakeasy


The Speakeasy Sessions are a spoken word event


Last Tuesday of each month 8.00pm til 11pm


The Tanyard, Main Street, Skibbereen   


Spoken word performers of every kind are welcome. Whether you are a poet, a rapper, a story-teller, a writer, actor, puppeteer, a giver of speeches, a comedian - or just someone with something interesting to say, a warm welcome awaits you.How? To reserve a slot at one of our gigs, please complete the booking form here.

Spoken word in Skibbereen