Tickets go on sale today for the first Dublin Podcast Festival
The festival is organised by HeadStuff & Aiken Promotions and includes a range of workshops, discussions and live podcast events from some of the world’s most popular podcasts. Tickets for all events go on sale at 9am on Monday 31st July from ticketmaster.ie, or other outlets where specified:
Welcome To Night Vale – All Hail! – National Concert Hall Sep 28th Starring Cecil Baldwin, with Special Guests, live music by Disparition and Erin McKeown as “The Weather” National Concert Hall Sep 28th (tickets available from http://www.nch.ie / Box Office +353 (0)1 4170000) http://www.welcometonightvale.com
Brian Reed on Creating S-Town – A New Way To Tell A Story – Bord Gáis Energy Theatre – Sep 29th https://stownpodcast.org
Brian Reed, the host of the This American Life produced hit murder mystery podcast S-Town will join us for an evening at the Bord Gáis Energy Theatre. The surrealist wonderland of Welcome to Night Vale will come to life on the stage on the National Concert Hall. Rebel actor/rapper/poet Scroobius Pip will finally bring the brilliant Distraction Pieces podcast to Dublin.
Elsewhere we’ll have a brilliant double-bill of the Radiotopia produced Criminal and The Memory Palace in Vicar Street. Also in Vicar Street will be the hit British comedy podcast My Dad Wrote A Porno.
Jarlath Regan will host a very special episode of An Irishman Abroad as he interviews special guest writer and national treasure Roddy Doyle. Senior Podcast Producer at the Guardian Ben Green will be presenting a masterclass in Podcasting in association with ConArtist.
James Richardson of Guardian Football Weekly & Football Italia fame will present a Film podcast in association with ConArtist for the essential Little White Lies Magazine focusing on the cult film classic Alien. Soccer pundit Graham Hunter in association with ConArtist will present the Big Interview with very special guests focussing on the Republic of Ireland World Cup qualifying campaign.
Elsewhere, HeadStuff will host a slew of workshops and live podcasts from their many shows including NO ENCORE with very special musical guests Overhead, the Albatross and Daithi, The Alison Spittle Show, food podcast With Relish, Juvenalia, Reviewables, Personality Bingo, Fascinated with Gearoid Farrelly, Dubland presented by PJ Gallagher & Suzanne Kane and many more to be announced.