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Yet_theater_bg Places and Playwrights of Ireland

Dates: July 1 - July 9, 2017

Total Duration: 9 days

Cost: $5,575 per person (based on double occupancy); $1,230 single supplement

Deposit (per participant): $1,000

Activity level: Moderately Active

Murray Biggs
English, Theater Studies

Tour Operator: Yale Educational Travel

Region: Western Europe


The literature and culture of Ireland have always exerted a fascination well beyond, and out of all proportion to the size of, this island of six million people, north and south. The Irish gifts of language have created not only a speech that has charmed other nations (sometimes dangerously so) but a body of poetry, drama, and fiction equal to any in the literate world. Join Professor Murray Biggs for a week in the Republic's two most historic cities, Galway and Dublin, and savor the best of Ireland's poetry and theatre and some of the sites that have helped to engender them.

Murray Biggs

Murray Biggs, semi-retired Adjunct Associate Professor of English, Theater Studies, and... more>>