Literature Music

Muldoon's Picnic (November 2023)

Curated by Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Paul Muldoon


$25–65 (Inclusive of fees) 120 minutes

Mon, Nov 13, 2023



Box Office


Phone hours:
10am-6pm, Monday-Friday

In person:
Opens 60 minutes before the performance on show days


Irish Arts Center 
726 11th Avenue 
Hell's Kitchen, NYC


A rotating roster of world class poets, writers, and musicians convenes in this delightfully unpredictable artistic feast curated by Pulitzer Prize-winning poet and songwriter Paul Muldoon, and featuring house band Rogue Oliphant.


Laura Cantrell, singer-songwriter
Louise Kennedy, author
Elaine Equi, poet
Rogue Oliphant: Chris Harford (guitar and vocals), Ray Kubian (drums and vocals), David Mansfield (guitar), Simón Willson (bass), Warren Zanes (guitar and vocals).

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

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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 Kathy Hochul and the New York State Legislature; Howard Gilman Foundation; Tourism Ireland; the Jerome L. Greene Foundation; the Adrian Brinkerhoff Poetry Foundation; the Charina Endowment Fund; the Ireland Funds; the Shubert Foundation, Inc.; the Arnhold Foundation; the Fan Fox and Leslie R. Samuels Foundation; the Irish Institute of New York; the Society of the Friendly Sons of St. Patrick, New York; Northern Ireland Bureau; Invest NI; CIE Tours International; the Department of Foreign Affairs and the Consulate of Ireland in New York; and thousands of generous donors like you.


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