Bloomsday: Ulysses for Beginners 2.0

  • Date: June 16, 2024
  • Time: 02:00 PM - 05:00 PM
  • Location: Maine Irish Heritage Center, Portland

Tony Reilly’s Ulysses for Beginners, Version 2.0

Bloomsday at the Maine Irish Heritage Center!

Join us on Sunday, June 16th at 2pm

Bloomsday celebrates Thursday, June 16th 1904, the day during which James Joyce’s 1922 novel Ulysses takes place. Named after Leopold Bloom, one of the novel’s protagonists, Bloomsday celebrations take place annually all over the world!

The Maine Irish Heritage Center is excited to partner with Tony Reilly to present Ulysses For Beginners, Version 2.0, a lively one-man celebration of James Joyce’s famous novel.

Following the performance, we’ll be headed out on the town on a little pub crawl! Join us at 2pm for the performance, or 3pm for the start of the pub crawl.

All are welcome, and admission is by donation!


Featured Stops on our pub crawl:

Novel –

Henry’s Public House –



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Maine Irish Heritage Center

34 Gray street
Portland  ME  04102 

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