Roadmap: Allez Les Blues – 2017 Franco-Irish Literary Festival

Posted 1 month ago in Arts and Culture


“Fashion passes, style remains” is the rather splendid motto of the late Coco Chanel and also the theme of the 2017 edition of the Franco-Irish Literary Festival.

Spread across the Lighthouse Cinema, Dublin Castle and HQ at Alliance Française (March 31 – April 2), this 18th edition features an exhibition of Yves St Laurent by Irish artist Reginald Gray, the premiere of L’Idéal with director Frédéric Beigbeder in attendance. He’s known as a bit of an enfant terrible back home by the way.


There’s also a day of panel discussion spanning ‘Forging Fashion, Narratives of Fashion and Tomorrow’s Wardrobe’ and contributions from Marina Carr, Dermot Bolger and Rory O’Neill.

Franco-Irish Literary Festival

March 31st – April 2nd

Various Venues

Dublin Dance Festival 2017
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