Literature Music

Muldoon's Picnic (September)

Curated by Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Paul Muldoon. Featuring Dan Barry, Lucie Brock-Broido, Damsel, Mark Mulcahy, and Edmund White


$40 general / $32 members

Mon, Sep 11



Box Office


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


Hosted and curated by Paul Muldoon
with house band Rogue Oliphant

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. 


Dan Barry, Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter and columnist for The New York Times

Lucie Brock-Broido, award-winning poet

Beth Meyers
(vocals, viola, ukulele, banjo) and Monica Mugan (vocals, guitar)

Mark Mulcahy, musician and former frontman for Miracle Legion

Edmund White, author



Our Supporters

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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