Seán Monagle – reading a selection of poems by Seamus Heaney
Seán Monagle is a poet, translator, playwright and librettist. His abiding joys are literature, the visual arts, music and dance. Reared and educated in New Mexico, he now lives in Beacon, NY.
Greg Slick – projecting drawings of Irish archaeological sites
Greg Slick is an artist and independent curator who lives and works in Beacon, NY. He has exhibited in NYC as well as internationally. Most recently, his work was featured in Fieldwork, a solo exhibition at Matteawan Gallery, Beacon, NY.
The Wild Irish Roses – playing traditional Irish music
The group is made up of the Rose family—mom, dad, and eight children—and Scott Benson on uilleann pipes and tin whistle. They have performed throughout the Hudson Valley, most notably at the Ulster County AOH Hooley in Kingston and the Rosendale Street Festival. Their most recent recording is Fill Yer Boots, Man.