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  • Happy Days Enniskillen International Beckett Festival – Third Edition

    The 2014 Festival dates : July 31 – August 10 2014 Highlights to be announced February/March 2014 Full Programme will be released in May 2014 […]

     
  • Happy Days 2013 ends on a high note

    SECOND HAPPY DAYS ENNISKILLEN INTERNATIONAL BECKETT FESTIVAL CLOSES ON A HIGH NOTE Download media release (doc) The second Happy Days Enniksillen International Beckett Festival drew […]

     
  • RADIO GOGO @ THE SKULL

    HAPPY DAYS ENNISKILLEN INTERNATIONAL BECKETT FESTIVAL RADIO GOGO @ THE SKULL (No. 7 in Blakes of the Hollow pub, Enniskillen) Recordings of the BBC Radio […]

     
  • Winona Ryder withdraws from festival

    Winona Ryder withdraws from festival

    The Happy Days International Beckett Festival regrets to announce that Winona Ryder has had to withdraw from the festival because of a sudden bereavement. Festival […]

     
  • Tickets now on sale to see Miranda Richardson, Diana Quick, Harriet Walter and other highly acclaimed stage and screen actors at this year’s festival!

    Tickets now on sale to see Miranda Richardson, Diana Quick, Harriet Walter and other highly acclaimed stage and screen actors at this year’s festival!

    Tuesday 6 August:  MEDIA ALERT Download media release (doc) HAPPY DAYS ENNISKILLEN INTERNATIONAL BECKETT FESTIVAL August 22 – 26, 2013 | www.happy-days-enniskillen.com TICKETS NOW ON […]

     
  • Download the 2013 brochure here now

    Download the 2013 brochure here now

    Download media release (doc) Download our festival highlights brochure (pdf) HEAVEN, HELL AND EARTH COMBINE GLORIOUSLY TO CREATE A PERFECT PARADISO AND MUCH MORE IN […]

     
  • Words Without Acts

    Words Without Acts

    Join us for some intimate readings of Beckett’s tales, including special performances by Juliet Stevenson, Fiona Shaw and Diana Quick, among others. Final dates, venues […]

     
  • Songbirds mark the G8

    Songbirds mark the G8

    MEDIA RELEASE: Thursday 6 June 2013 Download media release (doc) Songbirds mark the G8 THE G8 SONG RECITAL: part of Songs for Saturday-3 free concerts […]

     
  • Come Fly with Beckett

    Come Fly with Beckett

    MEDIA ALERT: 30 MAY 2013 HAPPY DAYS ENNISKILLEN INTERNATIONAL BECKETT FESTIVAL, 22-26 AUGUST 2013 book now » Download media release (doc) COME FLY WITH BECKETT […]

     
  • Media Release May 2013: Happy Days Enniskillen International Beckett Festival

    Media Release May 2013: Happy Days Enniskillen International Beckett Festival

    MEDIA RELEASE MAY 2013 Download media release (doc) For further information and images please contact: UK & International: Anna Vinegrad: press@annavinegrad.com 0207 609 8905 | […]

     
  • Press reviews 2012 – Happy Days International Beckett Festival

    Press reviews 2012 – Happy Days International Beckett Festival

    Press reviews of the world’s first annual festival, Happy Days 2012, to celebrate the work and influence of Nobel Prize-winning writer Samuel Beckett.   The […]

     
  • Message from the Festival Director

    Message from the Festival Director

    Welcome to the world’s largest annual multi-arts celebration of Nobel Prize winning writer Samuel Beckett. Samuel Beckett attended the Portora Royal School in Enniskillen 1920-23, […]

     
  • Rough Guide to Enniskillen

    Rough Guide to Enniskillen

    Our Festival Director Sean Doran, before he took life too seriously, was the original co-author for the Rough Guide to Ireland (1989). So here’s Sean’s […]

     
  • ABOUT BECKETT

    ABOUT BECKETT

    About Beckett Samuel Beckett (1906-89), the Irish novelist, playwright, and poet who became French by adoption, was one of the most original and important writers […]

     
  • THE WORLD’S FIRST…

    THE WORLD’S FIRST…

    Welcome to the website for Happy Days Enniskillen, the world’s first annual festival to celebrate the work and influence of Nobel Prize-winner Samuel Beckett. Click […]