US author for Limerick Gay Games book reading

first_imgEmma Langford shortlisted for RTE Folk Award and playing a LIVE SHOW!!! this Saturday #SaucySoul: Room 58 – ‘Hate To See You Leave’ Advertisement TAGSGay GamesJeffrey HickeyLimerick 2018Music Limerick NewsUS author for Limerick Gay Games book readingBy John Keogh – July 18, 2013 863 Linkedin RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Celebrating a ground breaking year in music from Limerick New Music: 40Hurtz Facebookcenter_img Morehead audio book cast Jeffrey Hickey, Lauren Pizzi and Joseph RendeMorehead audio book cast Jeffrey Hickey, Lauren Pizzi and Joseph RendeUS AUTHOR Jeffrey Hickey is to read a chapter from his novel ‘Morehead’ in the White House Bar, on Limerick’s O’Connell Street this Saturday July 20 at 7.30pm.The book, described as an explicitly adult coming of age novel, is set mostly in San Francisco and features a chapter about the first Gay Games which took place in the Californian city in 1982.Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up The Federation of Gay Games (FGG), for whom Mr Hickey had read a Morehead excerpt at a Gay Games 30th-anniversary celebration last year, put the author in touch with the Limerick 2018 Gay Games bid committee.Cillian Flynn, communications coordinator for Limerick 2018 said: “We are delighted to welcome Jeffrey to Limerick. Morehead is a fantastic novel about Dave Morehead, a young man living in San Francisco during the height of the sexual revolution in the late 1970s to the mid-80s, told from the perspective of journals, classroom assignments, and transcribed audio recordings.“We are proud to acknowledge the legacy of the Gay Games and to recognise the importance of the cultural elements of the games. As Limerick prepares to become the National City of Culture for 2014, we feel that this event is a perfect combination of the rich history that is present in our city and attached with the Federation of Gay Games.”Limerick recently played host to a delegation of FGG site inspectors who visited the proposed venues to decide if Limerick should be chosen as the host city of the 2018 Gay Games.If the Limerick bid is successful, The White House bar is the proposed venue for the Poetry Slam event which will form part of the Gay Games’ range of cultural activities. WhatsApp Watch the streamed gig for Fergal Nash album launch Previous articleIssues raised in Limerick crèche reportsNext articleLess fires dumping and deaths John Keogh #HearThis: New music and video from Limerick rapper Strange Boy Twitter Print Emaillast_img read more

Highland’s Farming News – Thursday 8th October

first_img WhatsApp Twitter By admin – October 8, 2015 Facebook Need for issues with Mica redress scheme to be addressed raised in Seanad also Google+ Pinterest Facebook A 15 Minute Programme presented by Chris Ashmore every Thursday at 7.05pm highlighting all that’s happening in the farming community in association with the Farming Independent.Audio Player Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. LUH system challenged by however, work to reduce risk to patients ongoing – Dr Hamilton WhatsApp Highland’s Farming News – Thursday 8th Octobercenter_img Pinterest Previous articleAll Ireland Gaeltacht Finals rescheduled for 24th OctoberNext articleBruce Forsyth told to rest for a week after falling at home admin Business Matters Ep 45 – Boyd Robinson, Annette Houston & Michael Margey Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector published RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH Almost 10,000 appointments cancelled in Saolta Hospital Group this week Google+ NewsPlayback Twitterlast_img read more

Willie B. ‘Coming to America’ too

first_imgLatest Stories Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Blood Sugar BlasterIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Patriot Health ZoneHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential Health32-second Stretch Ends Back Pain & Sciatica (Watch)Healthier LivingThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancel Willie B. ‘Coming to America’ too By The Penny Hoarder Published 8:51 pm Tuesday, March 2, 2021 Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day By Jaine Treadwell Email the author The Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies… As anxious as the wait will be for Williams and how disappointed he will be if he is “cut,” he will always hold in high esteem the memory of the meeting of his longtime movie idol.“I have always admired Eddie Murphy and he is the one that inspired me to sign on with a casting company,” Williams said. “I’ve had many opportunities to be in movies and commercials but to be in a movie with Eddie Murphy was more than I could have ever hoped for.”The opportunity to be in the Murphy movie came via Williams’ appearance in “The Quest” because it kind of “singled’ him out.“Being a Royal bather was not my style but it worked because I got to meet Eddie Murphy,” Williams said, laughing.  “The scene was all set up like a castle with African artwork and statues. I was nervous and so excited that I was going to be in the same room with Eddie Murphy. When he walked by me and spoke and I just froze. I couldn’t believe it was happening. My dream was coming true.” But the wait to see himself in a movie with his idol would be long. The pandemic put the movie on hold until Friday. Then, it will be Willie B. Williams time to shine. “But, even if my scene was cut, I’ll still be happy and honored to have met Eddie Murphy and to have had the opportunity to be there when the camera rolled for ‘Coming to America 2,’” Williams said. “Not many people can say that.”Williams said Murphy is a funny guy and he, too, likes to have fun and make people laugh. “I can relate to Eddie Murphy because we have the same kind of personalities,” Williams said, adding that although he doesn’t have stars in his eyes, “dreams can come true.” And, Sir Willie B. Williams is a believer. Sponsored Content Print Article Dreams do come true.Trojan Willie B. Williams’ dream of meeting actor Eddie Murphy happened in a surreal way. But it happened.Williams was wearing a white robe, a small hat on his head and red shoes and was holding a tray of soap. The famous actor was in bed with his wife. Williams stood speechless. You Might Like Troy University offering COVID-19 vaccine Troy University will serve as a distribution center for COVID-19 vaccinations beginning March 4 at 9 a.m. The university announced… read more Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration Book Nook to reopen Skip That scene from “Coming to America 2” was filmed at the Rick Ross Mansion near Atlanta. The time was July 2019, 30 years after “Coming to America” was a 1989 blockbuster hit. On Friday, March 5, “Coming to America 2” will debut on Amazon Prime and Willie B. Williams will be sitting on pins and needles waiting for his scene with his movie idol.“We were in Atlanta for two weeks filming but my scene was filmed like on Tuesdays and Thursdays, but you don’t know how the film will be edited,” Williams said. “My scene might be 30 seconds or two seconds or it might have been cut out. I’ve just got to wait and see.”last_img read more