Depart San Francisco October 8th Pick up at Dublin Airport Wednesday 9th October To New Ross
Welcome reception at Brandon House Hotel
5 nights Accommodation at 4 Star Brandon House Hotel,Dinner, Bed and Breakfast
Admission to all 5 festival events
Welcome reception & Introductory talk by Dan McGovern, President of the O’Neill Foundation
Thursday 10th Long Day’s Journey into Night
Eugene O’Neill Foundation Tao House production directed by Eric Frazier Hayes
Friday 11th The Glencairn cycle on board the Dunbrody ship
followed an evening of Irish music and stories
Saturday 12th Staged reading of Strange Interlude
The Pulitzer Prize winning experimental play in nine acts will be presented as a professional Irish production in a staged reading directed by Ben Barnes
Sunday 13th The Diary of Maynard Perdu by contemporary Irish playwright Billy Roche
3-days Touring Ireland’s Ancient South East
Thursday 10th Viking Waterford tour.
Friday 11th Irish National Heritage Park, Wexford.
Saturday 12th Dunbrody Famine Ship and
Sunday 13th Kennedy Homestead and
Monday 14th return to Dublin airport by coach.
(Brandon House Hotel stay includes breakfast and
dinner each day)
Light snacks each touring day
$1,000 Single supplement $200 (excluding flights)
For our West Coast guests we recommend flying with Aer Lingus on flight EI 146 from San Francisco to Dublin. Bus will collect from all transatlantic flights, including from the east coast, that morning.
Optional extended tour
Monday 14th depart by coach to Newgrange – World Heritage Site 5,200 year old passage tomb
Onwards to Stormont Hotel Belfast
Tuesday 15th Titanic day
Wednesday 16th Giants Causeway and Bushmills distillery
Thursday 17th Ulster-American folk park, the story of the Scotch-Irish. Onwards to Dublin to Castleknock hotel
Friday 18th Chester Beatty Library and St. Patrick’s Cathedral. Evening theatre event.
Saturday 19th Epic Ireland and the Book of Kells. Evening theatre event.
Sunday 20th transfer to Dublin airport.
(Stormont Hotel dinner, bed, and breakfast.)
(Castleknock Hotel, bed and breakfast)
Festival package and extended tour
$2,600 Single supplement $600 (excluding flights)
For our Danville guests we recommend flying with Aer Lingus on flight EI 146 from San Francisco to Dublin. Bus will collect from all transatlantic flights, including from the east coast, that morning.