We were proud to launch our inaugural public programme of events for the Samuel Beckett Summer School 2012. Featuring some of the foremost speakers on Beckett our public discussions, the talks and performances gave audiences a rare insight into the life and works of Samuel Beckett.

Public events

Pan Pan public event poster 2012

Tuesday 17 July

7:30 PM – 9:00 PM

Behind All That Fall – a multimedia presentation and conversation with Pan Pan featuring Gavin Quinn, Aedin Cosgrove, and Jimmy Eadie
at the Arts Technology Research Lab (ATRL) on Pearse Street ATRL

SBSS public programme poster 2012

Wednesday 18 July

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

Barry McGovern reads Beckett’s poetry and prose
at the Graduate Memorial Building (GMB) in Front Square, TCD

6:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Anthony Cronin in conversation with Professor Terence Brown
at the Graduate Memorial Building (GMB) in Front Square, TCD

Rosemary Pountney public event poster 2012

Thursday 19 July

7:30 PM – 9:00 PM

Rockaby/Berceuse and Footfalls featuring Rosemary Pountney, with discussion to follow
at the DU Players Theatre, Samuel Beckett Centre, TCD


All public events were 10 euro, to be paid on the door, with reservations recommended by emailing info@beckettsummerschool.com – An all-inclusive ticket granting admission to the above four events was only 30 euro.