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2019 WFC / IMAGINE FESTIVAL SMARTPHONE FILM COMPETITION

Imagine Festival, in partnership with Waterford Film Centre are now seeking original short films under five minutes shot using a smartphone (you may edit on phone or computer). All genres … Continue reading

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YOU’RE DEMANED IF YOU DO,AND DEMAND IF YOU DON’T

GOMA Waterford, Wednesday 4th September until Saturday 5th October at 7 p.m. – 8.30 p.m. GOMA Gallery of Modern Art Waterford is delighted to invite you to the opening reception … Continue reading

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APPLICATIONS NOW OPEN FOR 2020 ARTS PRACTICE GRANTS

Waterford City & County Council are inviting applications for Arts projects for 2020 . This year the Arts Practice Grants application has migrated to An Post’s Licenses.ie. It will mean … Continue reading

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EXHIBITION – BACK ON THE BEACH IN THE FREEZING SAND BY PAUL HALLAHAN & LEE WELCH

Exhibition runs: 24th August – 31st October 2019.  Back on the Beach in the Freezing Sand is the third iteration of Paul Hallahan and Lee Welch’s two-person exhibition of recent … Continue reading

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MUSIC – DAVID FLYNN: THE SONGS I LOVE SO WELL

Garter Lane Arts Centre, Friday September 27th 2019 at 8:00pm David Flynn makes a welcome return to Garter Lane after his sell out show here back in 2015. His brand … Continue reading

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CULTURE NIGHT – EXPERIMENTAL FILM SOCIETY SCREENINGS

Central Arts, Friday September 20th 2019 at 8:00pm Central Arts are delighted to present two features from the Experimental Film Society (EFS), an Irish company dedicated to the production and … Continue reading

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CULTURE NIGHT ON THE WARDS

U.H.W., Friday 20th September between 7 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Waterford Healing Arts Trust (WHAT) will celebrate Culture Night 2019 by bringing live music on to the wards of UHW … Continue reading

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CULTURE NIGHT COTTON LIBRARY TOUR

Cotton Library, Friday 20th Setember at 7 – 9 p.m. Free admission This National Culture Night enjoy a guided tour of the Cotton Library in Lismore. This rarely seen gem … Continue reading

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CULTURE NIGHT COMIC BOOK WORKSHOP

Central Library, Friday 20th at 4 – 5 p.m. Free event but booking essential, click here. Are you a Comic book fan aged between 7 and 12? – Join us this … Continue reading

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CULTURE NIGHT PUPPET THEATRE

Central Library, 20th Setember from 4 – 5 p.m. Free event, bookig required.   Join us in Central Library for some very special Culture Night Puppet Theatre with Martina Collender. … Continue reading

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POP UP ART EXPO FOR CULTURE NIGHT

The Parlour Vintage Tea Rooms, Friday September 20th 2019 at 6:00pm This pop up art exhibition will feature some of Waterford’s deep rooted artists. The Great Oak of pop up … Continue reading

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CULTURE NIGHT – #MODWORDS

The Oak Rooms @ The Munster Bar, Friday September 20th 2019 at 9:00pm Modwords is a community of literature. A celebration of all words that hide in the heart. Poetry … Continue reading

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CULTURE NIGHT 2019 AT GARTER LANE

Make you own Repurposed Plant Hanger Pal with Jacqui Kelleher 9 – 12 yrs old, 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. Children’s Room, Garter Lane. Booking required, click here. We’re all aware … Continue reading

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WORKSHOP – A FRESH APPROACH TO WATERCOLOURS WITH JOHN SHORT, ARTFORM

Artform School of Art, Monday 23rd – Thursday 26th September 2019 at 10:00am This course will allow each student to visually explore an aspect of the location of Dunmore East … Continue reading

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WELL FESTIVAL 2019

Garter Lane Arts Centre, Monday 16th September at 11 a.m. [programme launch] Well is a festival of arts and wellbeing in Waterford that celebrates the benefits of participation in the … Continue reading

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SHANE CLIFFORD: NEAR SHANE EXPERIENCE

Central Arts, Friday 27th Sept at 8 p.m. – 11 p.m. After working in retail for ten Years Shane Clifford decided, on a whim, to upload some silly videos to … Continue reading

September 13, 2019 · Leave a comment

10-WEEK LIFE DRAWING TECHNIQUES COURSE

St. Patrick’s Gateway Centre, Monday’s 23rd Sept – 2nd Dec- 7 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. In this 10-week course with Adrian Cooke, you will learn the classical approach to life … Continue reading

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CINEMA – FLEABAG

Odeon Cinema, Thursday 12th September at 7:30 p.m. | 80mins See the hilarious, award-winning, one-woman show that inspired the BBC’s hit TV series Fleabag, broadcast live to cinemas from London’s West … Continue reading

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IRISH SYMPHONIC WIND ORCHESTRA AT THE WIT ARENA!

Philip Sparke: Songs from Across the Water
Fergal Carroll: Zethus
Tom Harrold: Acrid Lines
Tom Davoren: Return to the White City
Matthew Taylor: Blasket Dances
Gary Carpenter: Latchford Locks

September 12, 2019 · Leave a comment

WHAT’S ON THIS WEEK AT THEATRE ROYAL

THE MIAMI – The Story of The legendary Miami Showband at Theatre Royal Waterford on Wednesday 11th September 2019 at 8pm. Are you ready to revisit Ireland in the 1960’s … Continue reading

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MUSIC – GIF | BANKRUPT | WE COME IN PIECES

Dive Records, Saturday 14th September at 8 p.m. Dublin punk rockers Gif are coming to Waterford after the release of their brand new single ‘Lumiere’! Catch them in Dive Records with your … Continue reading

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OPERA – VAGABONES

Theatre Royal, Friday 13th September at 8 p.m. & tickets: €21/€19 conc. Based on Emma Donoghue’s stage adaptation of her 1996 radio play Trespasses, the opera with a libretto by … Continue reading

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MUSIC – GREENSHINE

Coastguard Cultural Centre Tramore, Friday 13th September at 8 p.m. Greenshine, a family trio comprising Noel Shine, Mary Greene and their daughter Ellie, make a welcome return on Friday September … Continue reading

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MUSIC – RUAIRI DE LEASTER: IRISH TOUR

Central Arts, Sunday 22nd September & Monday 23rd September at 9 p.m. Ruairí De Leastar & Band embark on their first ever Irish Tour to coincide with the launch of … Continue reading

September 9, 2019 · Leave a comment

HEALING SOUNDS IN THE FOYER – THE KALIMBAS

Foyer UHW, Monday 23rd September from 1:15 – 1:45 p.m. & free admission Waterford Healing Arts Trust (WHAT) will present acoustic trio The Kalimbas as part of its Healing Sounds programme in the foyer … Continue reading

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THEATRE – JETTY STARS

Garter Lane, Friday September 20th/ Saturday 21st 2019 at 8:00pm ‘Jetty Stars’ by Waterford native playwright Noel Kelly featuring Noelle Clarke as Stella. Set on the deserted docks and wharves of … Continue reading

September 6, 2019 · Leave a comment

COMEDY – ROSS BROWNE – BOJANGLE

Central Arts, Friday 20th September and door at 8:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. Ross Browne brings his hilarious brand new stand up show ‘Bojangle‘ to Central Arts, Waterford on Friday … Continue reading

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CINEMA – MARGARET ATWOOD

Odeon Cinema, Tuesday 10th September at 7:30 p.m. | 110 mins On Tuesday, September 10th, the wait is over…. The Testaments, Margaret Atwood’s highly anticipated sequel to The Handmaid’s Tale, … Continue reading

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PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT: HOW TO WRITE ABOUT YOUR ARTWORK

Garter Lane Arts Center, Saturday 19th October 2 – 5 p.m. | Waged €40 | Unwaged €35 An introductory workshop to diverse models of art writing Writing about your work … Continue reading

September 3, 2019 · Leave a comment

THE ARTS COUNCIL OF IRELAND – ARTS CENTRE FUNDING

Closing date is Thursday 19th September 2019 The purpose of Arts Centre Funding is to invest in and support the infrastructure of arts centres required to sustain and develop the … Continue reading

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“A CENTURY OF JAZZ” GRAHAM PIKE QUARTET

The Parlour Vintage Tea Rooms, Thursday September 5th at 8 p.m. Music & jazz lovers, you won’t want to miss this exciting oppertunity to catch this event by The Graham … Continue reading

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WATERFORD WAY TAPAS FOOD TRAIL

Wednesday 4th September – Wednesday 30th October Introduced originally in 2008 as part of the annual West Waterford Festival of Food this proven evening food trail will bring you to 3 … Continue reading

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BUS BIA – VISIT THE WATERFORD MAKERS

Wednesday 4th September – Wednesday 27th November 2019 Hop on a bus and visit some of the food and drink makers of Waterford. This food trail will bring you to … Continue reading

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WORKSHOP – VOCAL RESOLUTIONS

Central Arts, Every Wednesday 25th September – 30th October at 8:30 p.m.   The course of six weeks is one developed through a blend of classical and jazz training and … Continue reading

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MUSIC – CYNTHIA CATANIA: IRISH TOUR

Central Arts, Sunday 15th September at 9 – 12 p.m. Cynthia Catania will be embarking on her first-ever solo appearances in Ireland, starting with warm-up’s in Los Angeles CA. She’ll … Continue reading

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WHITE HORSE GUITAR CLUB WITH LIAM MERRIMAN & BILL STUART

Central Arts, Saturday 14th September from 8 – 11 p.m. The White Horse Guitar Club are an 11 piece band born in the music venue, Upstairs at The White Horse, … Continue reading

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TRACES DANCE ENSEMBLE CLASSES

Garter Lane, Tuesday 10th September at 4:30 – 6:30 p.m. Inspirational Dance Classes are run in conjunction with Down Syndrome Ireland Waterford Branch for young people aged 14 yrs & upwards … Continue reading

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HARVEST: CARVE A WOODEN BUTTER KNIFE WITH ED FORRISTAL

Georges Court, Sunday 8th September from 12 – 4 p.m. | €50 incl. tea/coffee You will learn all the skills you need to whittle a butter knife from a blank … Continue reading

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FRENCH FILM: BACK TO BURGUNDY – GOMA

French Exchange Waterford presents ‘Back to Burgundy’ at GOMA Waterford (Lombard Street) on Wednesday September 11th at 6.30.  A film about the bonds of family and a celebration of the … Continue reading

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