Trudy Hayes

Playwright Trudy Hayes reads for Speakeasy

Trudy Hayes is an author, playwright, and journalist. She wrote “The Politics of Seduction”, and her last play, “Do Nothing, Say Nothing, Be Nothing” was produced by Fishamble Theatre. Her stories have been widely published and anthologised, and she was nominated for a Hennessy Award. Her play, “Out of my Head”, was nominated for the […]


Speakeasy Mar 30th 2020

The Tanyard, Skibbereen, Monday Mar 30th at 8.00 pm. The usual exciting mix of invited speakers and open Mic performers. Heading the bill will be poet Daniel Wade, a poet and playwright from Dublin. In January 2017, his play The Collector opened the 20th anniversary season of the New Theatre, Dublin. In January 2020 his […]

kevin higgins plus book

Kevin Higgins Tuesday 27th August

8.00pm at the Tanyard Bar. All welcome. Free. The Speakeasy Sessions are delighted to welcome internationally renowned poet Kevin Higgins, debut contributor and local author Karen Billing, comedian Dakota Mick and spoken word veteran Cormac Lally to The Tanyard for the August event.  There will also be four open mic slots for anyone who would […]