Damien Molony to perform at WordTheatre’s ‘Heart Strings: Bittersweet Love Stories’




Damien will be performing at WordTheatre’s ‘Heart Strings: Bittersweet Love Stories’ 30 September 2014. The event is the first in a three-part series at The St. James Theatre London UK. He will be joined by other UK actors ‘giving voice to great writing’, with performances also featuring musical accompaniment from Virtuoso violinist Lizzie Ball.

Readers include:

Ian Hart (Boardwalk Empire, My Mad Fat Diary)
Natascha McElhone (Californication, Fatal Attraction – Theatre Royal Haymarket)
Rhashan Stone (Twelve Years A Slave BBC 4, The Smoke)
Emma Hamilton (Richard II – Royal Shakespeare Company, The Tudors)
Gina Bellman (Leverage, Coupling).

Damien Molony, Chatsworth House July 2012, reading 'St. Dismas' by Dan Chaon, © WordTheatre

Damien Molony, Chatsworth House July 2012, reading ‘St. Dismas’ by Dan Chaon, © WordTheatre


Damien has performed with WordTheatre since 2012, giving readings of short stories and poems at a number of high profile literary events, listed below:

WordTheatre at Adam Street in London benefiting the Anaphylaxis Campaign, reading First Person Shooter by Charles Yu
WordTheatre at Chatsworth House in England, reading St. Dismas by Dan Chaon
The 2012 Latitude Festival in Suffolk, England, reading First Person Shooter by Charles Yu and (ensemble) Beer Trip to Llandudno by Kevin Barry
WordTheatre at The Arts Club London, reading People Carry Roses by Toby Litt
The 2013 Forward Prizes For Poetry, reading The Coal Jetty by Sinéad Morrissey and War Reporter by Dan O’Brien
The Sunday Times 2014 EFG Short Story Awards reading Othello by Marjorie Celona.


It is not yet known what short story Damien will be reading at the upcoming event, but with this literary theme, it is a performance not to be missed!

For more info visit the WordTheatre website
For venue details and to book tickets visit the St. James Theatre website.


‘Heart Strings: Bittersweet Love Stories’ is presented by WordTheatre, 8 – 10 pm Tuesday 30 September 2014, St James Theatre, London UK.


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