The 2018 Competition, the ninth year, will take place in Freemasons’ Hall, 17 Molesworth Street, Dublin 2 from the 11th to the 13th of October 2018.
The Semi-finals will be held on Thursday October 11th, in the afternoon and evening. The start time of the afternoon session will be 1pm, and the evening session will commence at 7.00pm. At the conclusion of the evening session the Chairman of the Jury will announce the four finalists
The final will be held on Saturday October 13th at 7.00pm, and will be followed by a Reception.