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Special Event  |  Yeats 150: A celebration of the 150th anniversary of the birth of W.B. Yeats

Presented by Cinegael Buffalo, riverrun, and the Burchfield Penney Art Center

Thursday, October 1, 2015

Peter and Elizabeth C. Tower Auditorium  

Featuring Vincent O’Neill and Mary Ramsey, performing from their upcoming CD and films from the archive of the Irish Film Institute

1:30 – 4:30 pm
Professor Laurence Shine,
Yeats and the Esoteric; Yeats and Women

Films from the Irish Film Institute, Yeats Country (1976, Oscar nominated); Coole Parke and Ballylee (1976); The Song of Wandering Aengus (2015)

6:30 – 9:30 pm
Vincent O’Neill and Mary Ramsey, 
Selected poems;
Vincent O’Neill and Patrick Martin, Yeats and the Abbey Theater

Film: A Vision: A Life of W.B. Yeats (2014)
Directed by Alan Gilsenan (75 minutes)

IFTA and European Film Award Nominee

Sponsored by Reel Art, an initiative
of the Irish Arts Council and the Dublin International Filmbase