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WATERFORD FESTIVAL OF ARCHITECTURE

Greyfriars Municipal Art Gallery from 26th to 28th May Come join us in Greyfriars for an exhibition of architecture works. The fundraiser for Waterford Festival of Architecture will also conscit of a … Continue reading

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EARRACH: SPRING

Greyfriars Municipal Art Gallery, 25th Feb to May 20th An exhibition of works from the Waterford Municipal Art Collection curated by Amanda O’ Dwyer and Ailise O’Neill. This exhibition explores … Continue reading

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YOUNG IRISH FILM MAKER SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

Closing date for applications 1st June 2017 at 5pm Young Irish Film Maker Scholarship opportunity in association with the Irish Youth Foundation The Irish Film Board are funding 5 scholarship … Continue reading

May 27, 2017 · Leave a comment

5 POETS

Town Hall Theatre, Dungarvan  Thursday 8th June, 2017 at 7pm The Arts Office of Waterford City and County Council presents a unique literary event, in the Town Hall Theatre, Dungarvan, … Continue reading

May 27, 2017 · Leave a comment

POETRY IRELAND OPPORTUNITIES

May, the start of the summer festival season brings Age & Opportunity’s Bealtaine Festival and International Literature Festival Dublin. We’re delighted to bring you lots of great poetry events in … Continue reading

May 27, 2017 · Leave a comment

MA IN SOCIALLY ENGAGED ART + FURTHER EDUCATION AT NCAD

National College of art and Design, Dublin. Closing date for applications – 2 June 2017 Applications are now being sought for the MA Socially Engaged Art + Further Education for autumn … Continue reading

May 27, 2017 · Leave a comment

FLOOR STAFF

Central Arts Centre, July 14th @ 9pm Floor Staff is pop music that plays on the contrast between the grandiose and the intimate, persona and person, exploring themes of social … Continue reading

May 25, 2017 · Leave a comment

WITHOUT THE WORDS

Illustrator’s Ireland Garters Lane Art Centre, June 17th – Aug 26th @ 2.30pm Without the Words is an exhibition inspired by a line from Emily Dickinson’s well-loved poem Hope is … Continue reading

May 25, 2017 · Leave a comment

‘FINDING ALISON’ BOOK LAUNCH

The Book Centre Waterford, Friday May 19th @ 6.30pm Black and White Publishing are delighted to invite you to the launch of Deirdre Eustace’s new novel ‘Finding Alison’. Grief and … Continue reading

May 18, 2017 · Leave a comment

JOE ROONEY

Central Arts June 17th 7.30pm Joe Rooney is a successful actor and writer having acted as Father Damo in Father Ted and Timmy in the long running RTE sitcom Killinaskully … Continue reading

May 17, 2017 · Leave a comment

‘IN OTHER WORDS’ BOOK LAUNCH

Greyfriars Municipal Art Gallery, Thursday May 18th @ 5pm – 7pm WCFE Creative Writing Class Book Launch. Enjoy an evening of Waterford College of Further Educations groups creative writing and help in the celebration … Continue reading

May 16, 2017 · Leave a comment

WIT VISUAL ART DEGREE SHOW 2017

Waterford Institute of Technology, Official opening 2nd June @ 7pm Visual Art Degree show then runs from 6th – 9th of June 2017 Open Tuesday – Thursday 10am – 5pm Friday 10am – … Continue reading

May 13, 2017 · Leave a comment

TRACK DOGS

Central Arts 2nd June at 9:00pm Track Dogs take their name from the maintenance teams working the subway tracks in New York City. These teams have to look out for … Continue reading

May 12, 2017 · Leave a comment

WATERFORD YOUNG ARTS CRITICS – CALL OUT

Join Waterford Young Art Critics for a summer with a difference! Waterford Young Arts Critics is a free, fun and exciting opportunity for young people, from 13-17 years, to meet, … Continue reading

May 12, 2017 · Leave a comment

FRANCIS LEDWIDGE WRITING AWARD

Deadline: 12pm – 26th May To commemorate the Francis Ledwidge Centenary 1917 – 2017 Meath County Council Cultural Services are pleased to announce the establishment of the Francis Ledwidge Creative … Continue reading

May 12, 2017 · Leave a comment

THE CITY WE LIVE IN

GOMA, 13th and 14th May open Sat @ 2pm   A budding Artist competition open to primary school children entering through their schools.   A selection of works will be displayed … Continue reading

May 12, 2017 · Leave a comment

BEYOND THE GALLERY – EXHIBITION OPENING

GOMA Gallery of Modern Art Official opening is Thursday May 18th at 6.30pm. Open Thursday 18th – Sunday 21st of May Granted by Waterford City Council, GOMA Gallery of Modern … Continue reading

May 12, 2017 · Leave a comment

EXHIBITIONS IN OLD MARKET HOUSE ARTS CENTRE

Exhibitions Run until the 10th June 2017 The Old Market House Arts Centre, Lower Main Street, Dungarvan is currently showing ‘Soundings’ by Lupita De Bhail and Westport based Anthony Pilbro … Continue reading

May 11, 2017 · Leave a comment

RTE NATIONWIDE WATERFORD GREENWAY

  RTE Nationwide, Friday 12th May @ 7pm Enjoy this taster of the RTE Nationwide feature on Waterford Greenway due to be broadcast on Friday 12th May at 7pm. An … Continue reading

May 11, 2017 · Leave a comment

NEW DIRECTIONS

Index Gallery Monday 8th – Saturday 20th May. New Directions by Inis Artists at Index Gallery, Waterford Clare based Inis Artists make an inaugural visit to the Index Gallery at … Continue reading

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SONGS FOR A SUMMER EVENING

Lismore Cathedral  May  13th 7.30pm. Lismore Choir  begin  their busy summer season  this coming  Saturday   May  13th when  they  perform  the Vivaldi   Gloria    with   orchestra  and  harpsichord   in    Lismore  Cathedral  at  … Continue reading

May 6, 2017 · Leave a comment

IMPRESSIONS PRINTMAKING SHOW OPEN CALL

Deadline: 12 May IMPRESSIONS’ is pleased to announce the Open Call for this year’s Impressions Printmaking show, curated by Jason Hicklin (UK). IMPRESSIONS is the first and longest running National … Continue reading

May 2, 2017 · Leave a comment

PADDY DENNEHY & THE RED HERRING

Central Arts 3rd June at 9:00pm Paddy Dennehy & The Red Herring are a group who draw influences from as far back as the early 1900s right up to the … Continue reading

May 1, 2017 · Leave a comment

2017 IMO SINGER’S SCHEME ‘THE IRISH MEMORY CHOIR’

Applications Open Now! Deadline 31st May 2017 Our 2017 Singer’s Scheme involves the development of an exciting new chamber choir. The Irish Memory Choir will echo the groundbreaking work of … Continue reading

May 1, 2017 · Leave a comment

CERAMICS RESIDENCY OPPORTUNITY

Ceramics Residency Programme 2017 @ Limerick School of Art and Design Deadline: 31st May 2017 Introduction The benefits of exposure to professional practitioners has long been recognised by the LSAD Ceramics … Continue reading

April 30, 2017 · Leave a comment

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS @ ARTS AND HEALTH SEMINAR

Submission deadline: Friday, May 19, 2017 Submit to: All submissions and enquiries to annmlawlor.projects@gmail.com SHOWCASE WORK AT ARTS & HEALTH SEMINAR Submission Brief: We are calling out for submissions (including … Continue reading

April 29, 2017 · Leave a comment

STARCAMP SUMMER CAMPS WATERFORD

Sing… Dance… Act… Be Confident! Ireland’s number 1 summer camp for boys and girls aged 4-12! Are you looking for a Waterford Summer Camp for this Summer? Here are our … Continue reading

April 27, 2017 · Leave a comment

EXTRAVAGANZA MUSICAL

Dungarvan’s Town Hall Theatre Sunday April 30th and Monday May 1st 8pm each night. Extravaganza a new musical for Cystic Fibrosis and Helvick Lifeboat Station There is great excitement about Superstarz the … Continue reading

April 27, 2017 · Leave a comment

IMAGINE FESTIVAL HEADLINERS RETURN TO WATERFORD

Phil Grimes Pub Saturday May 6th at 8pm. Following last year’s stunning set at Imagine Arts Festival, English folk duo, Josienne Clarke and Ben Walker return to play a Subterranean … Continue reading

April 27, 2017 · Leave a comment

MADRIGALLERY PERFORMANCE

Greyfriars Municipal Art Gallery 21 May at 1pm Waterford chamber choir Madrigallery, would like to invite you to our forthcoming lunchtime concert in the beautiful historic premises of Greyfriars Municipal … Continue reading

April 25, 2017 · Leave a comment

WATERFORD POETRY PRIZE 2017

The Arts Office, Waterford City & County Council is pleased to announce details of the Waterford Poetry Prize 2017. The Waterford Poetry Prize is open to all writers currently living … Continue reading

April 25, 2017 · Leave a comment

MODPOETS

Greyfriars Municipal Art Gallery 27 April 8 to 9pm An open mic session with Modpoets, an ever-expanding group of Waterford poets, rappers, prosers, novelists and songsters. Free event. All Welcome … Continue reading

April 25, 2017 · Leave a comment

FOCUS GROUP MEETING FOR MUSIC GENERATION THIS THURSDAY IN DUNGARVAN

…Do you want every child to have the opportunity to learn a musical instrument? Would you like to see music tuition brought out to every area in Waterford City and County?…

April 24, 2017 · Leave a comment

GET INVOLVED! WATERFORD & WEXFORD MUSIC EDUCATION PARTNERSHIP TO HIT ALL THE HIGH NOTES

From Gilbert O’Sullivan and Van Doonican to Katie Kim and Wexford Festival Opera, it is fair to say that the Southeast of Ireland already has a distinguished and proud tradition … Continue reading

April 23, 2017 · Leave a comment

ARTS AND HEALTH DOCUMENTATION BURSARY 2017

Call for applications: Deadline Monday, 12 June 2017 at 5pm  Are you involved in an arts and health project? Would you like to showcase your work to a larger audience? … Continue reading

April 22, 2017 · Leave a comment

SONIC DREAMS FESTIVAL FUNDRAISER

Central Arts, Waterford – 30th April @ 9:30pm Tickets €12 (early bird €10) Sonic Arts Waterford (SAW) are thrilled to announce our first promo event of 2017. This year will see … Continue reading

April 20, 2017 · Leave a comment

ARTS BURSARY 2017

Closing date 12 noon Monday 8th may 2017 The Arts Office of Waterford City & County Council has announced that applications are currently open to attend The Tyrone Guthrie Centre … Continue reading

April 19, 2017 · Leave a comment

LUAN PARLE & CLIVE BARNES

Coastguard Cultural Centre Tramore 5th May at 8pm Two of Ireland’s finest songwriters and performers Luan Parle and Clive Barnes have for many years been gaining an international reputation as solo performers. For the past two years they … Continue reading

April 19, 2017 · Leave a comment

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