Taylorfest

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  • Taylorfest 2012, audience arrive at G.B.Shaw Theatre Carlow prior to Irish Premiere Screening of Huckleberry Finn (1920), Photograph by Laura-Juliet Ayers
  • Taylorfest 2012, Festival director Marc-Ivan O’Gorman chats with Patrick Bergin at the G.B.Shaw Theatre Carlow prior to festival launch, Photograph by Laura-Juliet Ayers
  • The Brand New Switcheroo play Taylorfest

Taylorfest is an annual arts and film festival celebrating the contribution of the Irish to silent cinema. Named in honour of Ireland’s most prolific filmmaker, William Desmond Taylor, the festival is imbued with the spirit of fun and glamour of the 1920s.

Held in Taylor’s hometown of Carlow, Ireland, from September 19-20. You’ll find there’s something for everyone from film screenings to music gigs, from theatrical performances to dance… and much more