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Beckett Unbound Festival

  • From 5 to 7 June 2024

reservation recommended

Following the success of Beckett: Confined, Liverpool 2022, Unreal Cities in association with the Institute of Irish Studies at the University of Liverpool and the Centre Culturel Irlandais present Beckett Unbound 2024. This rich programme of theatre, dance, music, film and discussion explores Samuel Beckett's wild fascination with communication and technology's traversal of time and distance.

With premieres of new work and stimulating productions of the playwright's oeuvre, don't miss this festival from 5 to 7 June!

All That Fall

5 to 7 June at 6pm or 9:30pm at CCI

Radio play directed by Adrian Dunbar
10€, in English, 70 mins


5 to 7 June at 8pm or 7pm at La Ménagerie de Verre (12 Rue Lechevin, 75011 Paris)

Dance by Irish choreographer Liz Roche
10€/ 5€, 60 mins

Fin de Partie

5 to 7 June at 9pm at Théâtre de l’Atelier (1 Pl. Charles Dullin, 75018 Paris)

Play directed by Jacques Osinski, with Denis Lavant
from 21€, in French, 120 mins

C'est moi dans la poubelle

5 to 7 June (2pm-6pm, until 8pm on Thursday) at CCI

Admission free

Rencontre with photographer John Minihan

6 June at 8pm at CCI

Beckett and the Wake
Free admission, in English, 45 mins

Beckett Unbound

6 June at 9pm at CCI

Music concert
10€, 90 mins

Rough for Radio II

7 June at 5pm at CCI

Radio play
Admission free, in English, 45 mins

Pas moi/ Not I

7 June at 6:30pm and 8pm at Théâtre de la Contrescarpe (5 Rue Blainville, 75005 Paris)

Monologue performed by Clara Simpson
10€, in French and English, 30 mins

Image credit: John Minihan/ University College Cork