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Date Change for Sharing Memories Event

The dates for the Members event 'Sharing Members' have been rescheduled.


Tribute to the Late Sam McCready

Renowned Director, Actor and man of the theatre

by Jonathan Allison



Sam McCready: 22/11/36 – 10/2/19


All of us associated with the Yeats Summer School mourn the death of one of the greats, Sam McCready, who died on Sunday, 10 February. His work with the Drama Workshop and his productions of the plays, co-directed with his equally talented…


Death of Great Friend to Yeats Society Sligo

We are saddened to hear of the death yesterday of playwright, author and artist Sam McCready. Many students of the Yeats International Summer School will recall with fondness his great energy and enthusiasm as he encouraged and supported them to enjoy and experience drama and the intensity of acting. With his wife Joan, they were stalwarts of the school and generous with their time and their love…


Poetry Book Launch

Poets Alice Kinsella and Jessica Traynor launch their new collections


60th Summer School Scholarships

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