Literature Music

Muldoon's Picnic (November)

Curated by Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Paul Muldoon. Featuring Shaker Flynn, the Christine Tobin Trio, Erica Jong, and Kevin Young


$40 general / $32 members

Mon, Nov 13



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Irish Arts Center
553 West 51st Street
New York, NY 10019


Our critically-acclaimed feast of music, storytelling, and poetry—now in its seventh season—has become a staple of New York’s cultural diet. Led by Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Paul Muldoon, this words-and-music jamboree features an evolving lineup of world-class special guests from across the spectrum of arts and letters. 


Shaker Flynn
Nick Flynn (poet), Simi Stone (The New Pornographers) and Philip Marshall (Kilcool)

The Christine Tobin Trio
Christine Tobin (vocals), Phil Robson (guitar) and Rene Hart (bass)

Erica Jong, author and poet

Kevin Young, poet and essayist



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Irish Arts Center programs are supported, in part, by government partners including the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature; public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, in partnership with the City Council; Culture Ireland, the agency for the promotion of Irish arts worldwide; the Department of Foreign Affairs and the Consulate of Ireland in New York; The Ireland Funds, America; Howard Gilman Foundation; Tourism Ireland; Bloomberg Philanthropies; The Nancy Malone Living Trust; The Shubert Foundation; The Society of the Friendly Sons of St. Patrick in New York City; The Society of the Friendly Sons of St. Patrick in Westchester County; The Knights of St. Patrick; The Jerome L. Greene Foundation; Milwaukee Irish Fest Foundation; and thousands of generous donors like you.

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