Talk: Cirque Des Oiseaux
  • Theatre 2, Roland Levinsky Building, Plymouth University

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‘… even carrion crows sing love-songs.’

In ancient Greece and Rome designated ‘Augurs’ determined the ‘Auspices’, the will of the gods, by interpreting the flight patterns of birds. In Cirque des Oiseaux – ‘circus of the birds’ – Maria McManus offers a contemporary take on this ancient practice. Belfast-based poet, McManus is the author of We Are Bone, The Cello Suites, and Reading the Dog. Her work has been translated and performed across Europe.

Date: Tuesday 7 February
Venue:Theatre 2, Roland Levinsky Building, Plymouth University
Ticket information: £6/£4.20/Friends free. Discounts available via the Artory App and free to Plymouth University students via SPiA

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