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THE GRAND STRETCH: A NATIONWIDE SEASON OF ARTS EVENTS

Brought to you by the Arts Council, funded by the Government of Ireland and produced by Schweppe Curtis Nunn. http://www.thegrandstretch.com The Grand Stretch / Coiscéim Coiligh is a unique artistic … Continue reading

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JOLT DANCE WEEK & SYMPOSIUM 2021 : A VIRTUAL DANCE WEEK

January 2021 sees a dynamic start to the Garter Lane Arts Centre event calendar with the announcement of a virtual 2nd Jolt Dance Week & Symposium from 25th – 29th … Continue reading

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WATERFORD HEALING ARTS TRUST INVITES APPLICATIONS FOR ARTIST IN RESIDENCE 2021

Deadline for submission of applications: Thursday, 11th February 2021 Waterford Healing Arts Trust (WHAT) has issued an open call to artists of all arts disciplines to apply to be Artist … Continue reading

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OPPORTUNITY – FILM DEVELOPMENT MANAGER – SLIGO/ LEITRIM/ ROSCOMMON

Closing Date 26th January Creative Heartlands is a new project developed by Leitrim, Sligo and Roscommon Arts Offices and Local Enterprise Offices in partnership with a number of cultural organisations … Continue reading

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BOOK RELEASE – NEVER OUTGROW: SMALL BOREENS BY MARTINE O’DONOVAN

This is a collection of poetry and short stories exploring love and loss. The nourishment of grandparents. The healing power of nature in all of her guises and the resilience … Continue reading

December 11, 2020 · Leave a comment

UNA SEALY, RHA AWARDED PORTRAIT COMMISSION FOR WATERFORD

Waterford City & County Council and the Office of Public Works (OPW) recently held a portrait commission under the Per Cent for Art Scheme. In Phase 1 of this project, … Continue reading

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BVOF – INVITATION TO A PRIVATE VIEW OF JOHN F. LARCHET REMEMBERED

John F. Larchet ’Remembered – Our cinematic spotlight on one of Ireland’s lesser known musical talents. Filmed at the iconic venue, Dromore Yard. Featuring performances by Dr. Gavan Ring (tenor), … Continue reading

December 5, 2020 · Leave a comment

THE IRISH DRESSER AND FOLKLORE CALENDAR – NEW PROJECT BY MICHAEL FORTUNE

Artist/folklorist Michael Fortune from folklore.ie has just produced this gorgeous calendar for 2021. Fifteen colourful images of kitchen dressers accompanied by stories relating to the dresser’s owner, origin and contents … Continue reading

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CPD SEMINAR ON FUNDING APPLICATIONS FOR MUSICIANS

As part of the continuing professional development sessions for musicians, Improvised Music Company are delighted to be hosting a session covering all aspects of applying for arts funding, with Kim Macari of … Continue reading

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EMERGE – AN EXCITING NEW SHORT FILM BY WATERFORD YOUTH ARTS

Will be screened on Sunday the 6th of December 2020 at 6:00pm over on the WYA YouTube channel With adaptability, tenacity and perseverance as well as a lot of imagination, … Continue reading

December 2, 2020 · Leave a comment

EXHIBITION – TRANSCENDING ANNIHALATION

Opening Thursday the 10th December 2020 (booking for opening reception essential) Runs Thursday 10th December 2020 – Saturday 16th January 2021 Transcending Annihilation An exhibition by a selection of graduates … Continue reading

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SPRAOI LUNCH FEST FOR DUNGARVAN

Award winning Waterford Spraoi will perform Lunch Fest in Dungarvan on Saturday next, December (5th). Coinciding with retail business re-openings ten Spraoi street performers plan to add a little magic, … Continue reading

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JAPANESE BLACK INK PAINTING FOR BEGINNERS ONLINE PROGRAM

Online event. Enrolment Window Opens Sunday 15th November – Monday 30th November 2020 Learn brushstrokes and techniques for painting grasses, flowers, trees, mountains and landscapes in this online blended learning … Continue reading

November 12, 2020 · Leave a comment

DIGITAL CONCERT PLANNER: 9TH – 15TH NOMBER 2020

This week’s digital and live concerts from Monday to Sunday. To have your digital concert included next week (16–22 November), please add it to our listings. Events listings are added by … Continue reading

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WATERFORD COUNCIL ARTS VENUE GRANTS

Waterford City & County Council is proud of the quality of the venues and cultural offerings it has helped develop. Funded venues tend to be places that have continuous staffing … Continue reading

November 11, 2020 · Leave a comment

CUNNINGHAM PRODUCTIONS: BROADWAY BITES BACK(2ND DATE ADDED)

Garter Lane, Non 20th – 21st, 8:00 pm, Fee 16€. Jack Cunningham Productions arises! Presenting their first ever winter concert, Jack Cunningham Productions have decided to bring an extra bit … Continue reading

November 9, 2020 · Leave a comment

DEADLINE THIS COMING MONDAY! PLATFORM 31 – €8k ARTS GRANT FOR MID CAREER ARTISTS

PLATFORM 31, a State-wide artist development scheme to allow artists develop their practice, and test new ideas, has been launched by The Association of Local Authority Arts Offices, in collaboration … Continue reading

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14TH WATERFORD FILM FESTIVAL

  Runs Friday 20th – Monday 23rd November 2020 Due to Covid restrictions and the sad and unfortunate news that host venue Central Arts had to close their doors permanently, … Continue reading

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THE SNOW QUEEN – A NEW AUDIO DRAMA FOR CHILDREN

From your own home online and in the post, Monday 23rd November – Friday 18th December 2020, Mondays and Fridays, 8mins duration Enjoyed from the comfort of your own home, … Continue reading

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WATERFORD POETRY PRIZE WINNER TO BE ANNOUNCED ONLINE TODAY AT 15.15

Waterford Writers Weekend is online this year owing to the current restrictions. Thanks to everyone who entered the Waterford Poetry Prize 2020 and we are delighted to have had Colm … Continue reading

October 23, 2020 · Leave a comment

JAPANESE BLACK INK PAINTING BEGINNERS ONLINE PROGRAM

Learn brushstrokes and techniques for painting grasses, flowers, distant trees and mountains, landscapes and more in this online blended learning program membership for beginners. This blended learning program membership involves … Continue reading

October 19, 2020 · Leave a comment

IMAGINE ART FESTIVAL 2020

Online from 16-25 October 2020 Welcome to the 19th Imagine Arts Festival, and to our new online programme, in which we hope there is something for everyone to enjoy. 2020 … Continue reading

October 16, 2020 · Leave a comment

ART OF THE PEOPLE AT CENTRAL LIBRARY

Waterford Central Library, Monday 5th October – 29th 2020 Art of the People celebrates Waterford art making and art makers. Presented in the windows of Waterford City & County Council’s … Continue reading

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ALLA PRIMA PORTRAIT WORKSHOP – TONY ROBINSON, ARTFORM

Artform, Wednesday 14th – Friday 16th October 2020 at 10:00am The alla prima oil portrait is painted directly from the live model, wet in wet. In the manner of Frans … Continue reading

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RIBBON OF LIGHT – AN EXHIBITION BY CORINA DUYN AND ANNA MOORE

Blackwater Valley Arts Centre, Sunday 4th October until Sunday 29th November 2020 Opening times: Wednesday to Saturday 10:00am – 6:00pm | Sunday 11:00am – 5:00pm ‘Ribbon of Light’ is an … Continue reading

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ONLINE WORKSHOP – OUR PRACTICE. THEIR PLACE

Link Below – Friday October 9th 2020 at 11:00am – 12:00pm OUR PRACTICE. THEIR PLACE is a CPD session for collaborative artists. How is accessibility, ownership and collaboration in socially … Continue reading

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WELL FESTIVAL 2020 AT GARTER LANE ARTS CENTRE

  WHY ARTS? WITH DR GABRIEL SCALLY – Monday 5th October 2020 – 7:00pm – 8:00pm Online Event The importance of the arts in these challenging times of Covid–19. Join … Continue reading

September 29, 2020 · Leave a comment

BOOK RELEASE – ‘THE DOG SIT AFFAIR’ BY SEAN KELLY

Seán Kelly is well known for his comedy writings and antics on stage. The Ferrybank native, a founding member of the Tramore Writers Group who has also written and prepared … Continue reading

September 29, 2020 · Leave a comment

WHAT’S ON THIS WEEK AT THEATRE ROYAL

‘CROWMAN’ on Thursday 1st October 2020 at 8:00pm Jon plays Dan, a man in his 50s who is living alone. After a dear friend passing, he is forced to look … Continue reading

September 29, 2020 · Leave a comment

FILM – WHITE RIOT

Garter Lane Arts Centre, Tuesday 29th September 2020 at 7.30pm Garter Lane Arts Centre in partnership with Waterford Film For All are proud to present ‘White Riot’, a thrilling documentary about … Continue reading

September 25, 2020 · Leave a comment

EXHIBITION – RECONNECTIONS

GOMA, Wednesday 30th September – Tuesday 13th October at 12.30pm – 5.30pm (excl. Sunday) An exhibition by participants of the Waterford Healing Arts Trust Open Studio Workshop and the Activation … Continue reading

September 25, 2020 · Leave a comment

EXHIBITION – WILD AND PRECIOUS WORLDS BY MARGO BANKS

GOMA, Opening Wednesday 29th of October 2020 at 5:00pm EDIT: The exhibition will be shared online on the 21st of October. The official opening date is now the Thursday the … Continue reading

September 24, 2020 · Leave a comment

TUGANN COMHAIRLE CATHRACH AGUS CONTAE PHORT LÁIRGE CUIREADH D’IARRATAIS AR DHEONTAIS CHLEACHTAIS EALAÍON NA BLIANA 2021

Sprioc-am: Dé hAoine, an 16 Deireadh Fómhair ar 5 i.n. Tabhair faoi deara: Comhairlímid duit d’iarratas a chur faoinár mbráid dhá lá roimh an sprioc-am. Tar éis an aiseolais ó … Continue reading

September 23, 2020 · Leave a comment

CULTURE NIGHT RE – IMAGINED!

Friday September 18th 2020 Waterford Welcome to Waterford City & County Culture Night 2020  Official Brochure – Culture Night 2020 Pages This year Waterford will push upon all boundaries and … Continue reading

September 17, 2020 · Leave a comment

WHAT’S ON THIS WEEK @ THEATRE ROYAL

“Bag O Cans” on Friday 18th September 2020 at 6:00pm and 6:30pm “It’s a Bag O Cans not a Bag O Can’ts!” is Jason’s philosophy for life but Ella his … Continue reading

September 15, 2020 · Leave a comment

WATERFORD MUSIC GENERATION PRESENTS – TAKE 5 PERFORMANCE SERIES

Online, Friday 18th September 2020 at 5:00pm Waterford Libraries, Waterford Arts Office and Europe Direct Waterford in partnership with Music Generation Waterford presents Take 5 Culture Night Performance Series for … Continue reading

September 12, 2020 · Leave a comment

COMEDY – FRED COOKE: SIMPLY FRED

Central Arts, Friday 25th September 2020 at 8:00pm Lisa Richards Presents Fred Cooke: Simply Fred If you don’t know him by now, award-winning stand –up comedian Fred Cooke will have … Continue reading

September 11, 2020 · Leave a comment