Book Launch: Cur i gCéill

By Celia de Fréine 

Saturday 16 November

Time: 2.15pm

Venue: Winter Garden, Smock Alley Theatre

Free entry, Booking advised


Fáilte roimh chách chuig ócáid seolta speisialta do scéinséir nua Celia de FréineCur i gCéill.

All are welcome to the launch of Celia de Fréine‘s new thriller Cur i gCéill (LeabhairCOMHAR).




Celia de Fréine is a multi-faceted writer who writes in both Irish and English. She has been awarded many accolades for her poetry and scriptwriting and her plays have been staged regularly. Eight of her poetry collections have been published to date, including riddle me this (Arlen House, 2014), Blood Debts (Scotus Press, 2014) and A lesson in Can’t (Scotus Press, 2014). LeabhairCOMHAR published her dramatic version of Cúirt an Mheán Oíche/The Midnight Court by Brian Merriman in 2017. She is co-founder of Umbrella Theatre company, the company which presented Luíse, a play based on the lifeof Louise Gavan Duffy, in 2016/2017. Luíse Ghabhánach Ní Dhufaigh: Ceannródaí [Pioneer], her first prose publication, was awarded the Reference Book of the Year in the American Conference for Irish Studies (ACIS) last year.