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BLACKWATER INTERNATIONAL POETRY FESTIVAL 2019

Various Locations in Lismore Co. Waterford, Thursday August 1st to Monday August 5th at Various Times. Red House Poets Presents The Blackwater International Poetry Festival. The annual Blackwater Poetry Festival … Continue reading

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SPOKEN WORD – #MODWORDSFEST 2019

Various Locations, Waterford City, Saturday July 13th – Sunday July 14th Theatre Royal, The Mall, Waterford T: +353 (0)51 874 402 E: boxoffice@theatreroyal.ie The Book Centre, John Robert’s Square, Waterford … Continue reading

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WATERFORD POETRY PRIZE 2019

Closing Date – Monday 2nd September 2019 on 12:00pm The Arts Office, Waterford City & County Council is pleased to that it is accepting entries for the Waterford Poetry Prize … Continue reading

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60 OF THE BEST: FREE ONLINE MARKETING & DIGITAL MEDIA COURSES

To quote the great Sir Paul McCartney, it can always be questioned “If this ever changing world in which we live in makes you give in and cry”! It’s very … Continue reading

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BEYOND BORDERS – TRADITIONAL MUSIC

Closing date 6 p.m. Wednesday 24th July 2019 and maximum awarded: £15,000 Beyond Borders stimulates and strengthens cross-border collaborations between music creators, performers and presenters. It supports the creation, touring … Continue reading

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SPROG: MONDAY POP UP DAILY DOODLE

Courtyard Garter Lane, Monday 29th July at 11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. [All Ages]     Come one, come all to the Courtyard for the daily Doodle Popup. Drop on … Continue reading

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SPROG: POP UP LIBRARY

Garter Lane, Monday 29th July – Saturday 3rd August at 11:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.   Browse, pick a book and chill in our comfy reading corner. Find out about … Continue reading

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SPROG: DABBLEDOO MUSIC WORKSHOP

Garter Lane Arts Centre, Monday 29th July at 10.30am – 11.30am (5-8yr) | 12pm -1pm (9-12yrs) DabbledooMusic is an award-winning new approach to music education that uses animated and colour-coded … Continue reading

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SPROG: THE BEES KNEES

Courtyard: Garter Lane, Monday 29th at 12:30 p.m. A workshop [+6 yr] based on bees where young people can decorate and design their own miniature, paper pinyata bee and hopefully … Continue reading

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COURTYARD SESSIONS: THE FLAT FIVES

Garter Lane,  Friday 26th July at 6:30 p.m.   Piano Keyboard Killian Browne is a 22 year old musician just after finishing his music degree in the Waterford Institute of Technology. … Continue reading

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SPROG: SEA WORKSHOP

Garter Lane Arts Centre, Tuesday 30th July at  11.00am – 12.00pm (4-8yr)  |  1.00pm – 2.00pm (8-12yrs) Core Creations will lead an arts based workshop that will explore dance and water safely. Combining … Continue reading

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CENTRAL ARTS COMEDY CLUB: JOANNE MCNALLY & AIDAN GREENE

Central Arts, Wednesday July 24th 2019 at 8:00pm Central Arts July Comedy Club – Part of the Summer in the City Festival. Have a midweek laugh with us as Central … Continue reading

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MUSIC – BANKRUPT “ANOTHER COLOUR” E.P LAUNCH SHOW

Dive Records, Friday July 19th 2019 at 8:30pm Bankrupt are delighted to announce the release of our debut E.P “Another Colour,” out on CD and all major streaming platforms Friday, … Continue reading

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MUSIC – TUVAN THROAT SINGING

St Patrick’s Gateway Centre, Friday 19th July 2019 from 8:00pm Inside this inaccessible land, a unique form of harmonic overtone singing evolved, called xöömei, (of which there are many styles) … Continue reading

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THEATRE ROYAL THIS WEEK

Joxer Daly Esq performs the 4th, 5th, 18th & 25th July. Sean O’Casey’s playful scrounger from the classic, Juno and The Paycock, takes centre stage in this intriguing new play from the … Continue reading

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EXHIBITION – ARTFORM SUMMER ART SERIES AT THE STRAND INN

The Strand Inn, Thursday June 20th – Monday September 19th 2019 Summer Series of Art Exhibitions held by Artform School of Art at The Strand Inn, Dunmore East, Co. Waterford, … Continue reading

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CENTRAL ARTS COMEDY CLUB – FRED COOKE & HANNAH MAMALIS

Central Arts, Wednesday July 17th 2019 at 8:00pm Central Arts July Comedy Club – Part of the Summer in the City Festival Have a midweek laugh as Central Arts in … Continue reading

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THE KNOTTED CORDS AT UHW

UHW, Monday 15th July at 1:15 p.m. The Knotted Chords are an Irish folk acoustic duo, consisting of sisters Margaret and Ailíse O’Neill from Waterford. Both singers, they also play an … Continue reading

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MUSIC – RUN IN RED

Central Arts, Monday 29th July & doors at 7 p.m. Honing their live skills on the Dublin circuit RUN iN RED have been described as ‘urgency transcribed into music’ and … Continue reading

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SPROG FILM: A TURTLE’S TALE: SAMMY’S ADVENTURES

Garter Lane Arts Centre, Monday 29th July at 3pm A Turtle’s Tale: Sammy’s Adventures is an epic global adventure story. A young sea-turtles romantic quest for his first, lost love, … Continue reading

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THE SYMPHONY CLUB OF WATERFORD UPCOMING EVENTS FOR 2019

W.I.T. Arena, Saturday 6th April host the RTE National Symphony Orchestra performing The Symphony of Life.   Three giants of the 19th century, three masterpieces by Beethoven, Tchaikovsky and Sibelius and … Continue reading

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MUSIC – PODRACER/ BROKEN/ STRANGERS WITH GUNS

Dive Records, Friday 5th July 2019 from 8:00pm Dive Records are delighted to announce that Viking Promotions has found a new home. Why not break in this lovely new venue … Continue reading

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SPROG: WASTE NOT, WANT FUN!

Garter Lane Arts Centre, Tuesday 30th July at 12:30pm In this workshop you are invited to design snazzy and colourful paper collages while also exploring the waste that is created … Continue reading

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EXPLORING MIXED MEDIA PAINTING – BRIDGET FLANNERY, ARTFORM

Artform School of Art, Saturday 27th – Sunday 28th July 2019 at 10:00am In this workshop we will work from the natural landscape using quick sketches, drawings and collages to … Continue reading

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MUSIC – THE BEGINNINGS! PRESENTED BY LOST LOGIC EVENTS

Central Arts, Saturday 27th July and doors at 9:00 p.m. – 2:00 a.m. Lost Logic Events, which aims to provide Waterford inhabitants with some of the best DJ’s and live … Continue reading

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MUSIC – SOUNDS OF GRAND THEFT AUTO: VICE CITY

Factory, Friday July 12th 2019 at 11:00pm It’s time to celebrate the video game that incidentally introduced a whole new generation to the sound of the 80s. Join Factory for a night … Continue reading

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LEDZ PRESENCE LIVE IN THE HUB – TRIBUTE TO LED ZEPPELIN

The Hub Waterford, Saturday 13th July 2019 from 9:00pm LedZ Presence are a four piece Led Zeppelin Tribute band from Ireland. Four people with a love and passion for the … Continue reading

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EXHIBITION – TRANSMISSION: TOM CLIMENT

GOMA Gallery of Modern Art, Thursday July 11th 2019 at 7:00pm Tom Climent is a painter based in Cork City. He is a graduate of the Crawford College of Art … Continue reading

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WHAT STAFF ART WALL: MARLEY IRISH

Marley Irish is a Dermatology nurse in University Hospital Waterford (UHW), and is also a self taught artist. She enjoys capturing group performances at the ballet, opera and horseracing festivals. … Continue reading

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PASTIMES SUMMER POETRY COMPETITION

This poetry competition is in celebration of Heritage Week 2019. Poems can only be submitted online here through the entry form at the bottom of the page. Entry fee is €4 per poem with unlimited submissions. … Continue reading

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VINCENT BUCKLEY PRIZE 2020

The Vincent Buckley Poetry Prize was established to commemorate the life and work of the late Vincent Buckley; poet, critic and Professor of English at the University of Melbourne. It … Continue reading

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APPLICATIONS OPEN FOR POETRY IRELAND’S VERSIFY 2019

Versify offers spoken word poets mentoring and practical guidance around their work, as well as a paid gig to spotlight their voices. The poets selected for Versify 2019 will be … Continue reading

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WORDS – IRELAND NATIONAL MENTORING PROGRAMME

Deadline: 31 Jul 2019 Open for Applications: 20 writers mentorships are available under Words Ireland’s National Mentoring Programme. We’ll be initiating twenty relationships between emerging/emerged writers and professional writers. The … Continue reading

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POETRY IRELAND YEATS SUMMER SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIP

This year celebrates the 60th anniversary of the Yeats International Summer School. It will take place in Sligo between July 25th and August 2nd. The full programme of events can … Continue reading

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OPEN SUBMISSIONS – 13TH WATERFORD FILM FESTIVAL

The 13th Edition of the Waterford Film Festival is currently Open for Submissions. The Regular Deadline to enter SHORT FILMS & SHORT SCRIPTS for consideration of this years festival  is … Continue reading

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MUSIC – RHUBARB RHUBARB

Shortts & Project, Saturday 6th July 2019 from 9:00pm After a brilliant set at the ‘Remembering Davey’ event back in January, Rhubarb Rhubarb return to headline a show at Project … Continue reading

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NEW ORLEANS VOODOO JAZZ CLUB

The Parlour Vintage Tea Rooms, Saturday 6th July at 8:30pm to 12:30am Welcome to The Parlour’ s monthly “Supper Club” A sensational journey back in time where we revere music, … Continue reading

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FILM/ EXHIBITION – SUMMER SONG FEATHER FEST

Garter Lane Arts Centre, Saturday July 6th at 6:00pm and 7:15pm Birders, Wildlife enthusiasts, come to Garter Lane for Summer Song for the appreciation of the winged creatures that flock … Continue reading

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PUBLIC TOURS: DOROTHY CROSS – EYE OF SHARK

St Carthage Hall, Lismore, Saturday 6th July & 3rd August at 2 p.m. First exhibited at St Carthage Hall, Lismore in 2014, and now permanently housed at Lismore Castle, join … Continue reading

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