Literature Music

Muldoon's Picnic (November 2019)

Curated by Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Paul Muldoon. Featuring Susan Choi, Bridget Kearney & Benjamin Lazar Davis​, Shane McCrae, Anna Quindlen, Cleek Schrey, and Rogue Oliphant.

Details

$45 general / $36 members
Date(s)

Mon, Nov 11, 2019

7:30pm

Contact

Box Office

866-811-4111

info@irishartscenter.org
Location

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

Overview

Hosted by Paul Muldoon
With house band Rogue Oliphant

The beloved monthly variety show returns with another season of music and madness, prose and poetry, high commentary and low comedy. 

Based on a late 19th century New York show of the same name, Muldoon’s Picnic includes songs written by Pulitzer Prize-winner Paul Muldoon and performed by house band Rogue Oliphant, and an ever-eclectic roster of special guests. 



FEATURING

Susan Choi, novelist
Bridget Kearney & Benjamin Lazar Davis, musicians and songwriters
Shane McCrae, poet
Anna Quindlen, author and journalist
Cleek Schrey, fiddle player and composer



“Okay, it's not actually a picnic but a music-and-literature extravaganza.”
Time Out New York

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Lineup may be subject to change.



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Our Supporters

Irish Arts Center programs are supported, in part, by government, foundation, and corporate partners including Culture Ireland, the agency for the promotion of Irish arts worldwide; public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, in partnership with the Mayor’s Office and the New York City Council; the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature; the National Endowment for the Arts; Howard Gilman Foundation; Jerome L. Greene Foundation; the Charina Endowment Fund; The Shubert Foundation, Inc.; M&T Bank; The Ireland Funds; Northern Ireland Bureau; the Department of Foreign Affairs and the Consulate of Ireland in New York; Tourism Ireland; and thousands of generous donors like you.

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