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CATCH LOVESONG AT GARTER LANE – JANUARY 17 TO 19!

Garter Lane Arts Centre, Thursday 17th January – Saturday 19th January at 8pm “This is the story of our beginning. And this is the story of…the end” Red ‘n Blue Theatre present … Continue reading

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ARTLINKS BURSARIES 2019 CALL FOR APPLICATIONS

Waterford City & County Council in partnership with the ArtLinks partners in Carlow, Kilkenny and Wexford is pleased to announce that they are currently accepting applications for the ArtLinks Bursary … Continue reading

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MUSIC – ELECTRONIC

Central Arts, Saturday 26th January at 9.00pm Electronic returns on Saturday, 26 January and continues to bring you the finest Waterford breed DJs and Electronic music producers. Line Up: Christy … Continue reading

January 16, 2019 · Leave a comment

THEATRE – THE SCOURGE

Theatre Royal, Thursday 17th January at 8pm. In association with Wexford Arts Centre. Written and performed by Michelle Dooley Mahon. Directed by Ben Barnes. The Scourge (Michelle Dooley Mahon) relives … Continue reading

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COMEDY – DAVID O’ DOHERTY

Theatre Royal, Saturday 26th January at 8pm Unhook your mindbras. David O’Doherty is back at the Theatre Royal Waterford with his brand-new show YOU HAVE TO LAUGH, made up of talking and … Continue reading

January 15, 2019 · Leave a comment

MUSIC – JACK L: NORTHERN LIGHTS

Theatre Royal, Saturday 19th January at 8pm Jack L comes back to Theatre Royal with his smash hit seasonal show of 4 years ago “Northern Nights and Magic Days” – … Continue reading

January 15, 2019 · Leave a comment

SPOKEN WORDS – #MODWORDS CLASSES

Garter Lane Arts Centre, Saturday January 19th – February 23rd from 2pm to 4pm Over six week duration the classes will look at a number of different aspects of writing, … Continue reading

January 15, 2019 · Leave a comment

MUSIC – DYLAN REVISITED

Garter Lane Arts Centre, Thursday January 24th at 7:30 pm     JBlack has been developing the Bob Dylan show for a long time. After some early one-man performances, which tested the … Continue reading

January 15, 2019 · Leave a comment

COMEDY – KEVIN MCGAHERN: SOLO POLLO TOUR

Central Arts, Friday 18 January 2019 at 8pm The star of RTE’s Republic of Telly brings his brand new show to a theatre near you. With the Solo Pollo Tour, … Continue reading

January 15, 2019 · Leave a comment

COMEDY – DES BISHOP: “TAKE YOUR POINTS”

Theatre Royal, February Friday 15th at 8pm   That’s good advice on the pitch but an even better metaphor for life especially when you don’t take advice well. How hard … Continue reading

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MUSIC – STEELEYE SPAN

Theatre Royal, Friday 25th January at 8pm Folk Rock Pioneers Steeleye Span’s 50th Anniversary Tour ‘Space Oddity’, ‘Suspicious Minds’, ‘Pinball Wizard’, ‘Whole Lotta Love’ and ‘Come Together’. 1969 could easily be said … Continue reading

January 15, 2019 · Leave a comment

DANCE – CUBAN SALSA CLASSES

Garter Lane Arts Centre, Every Thursday from January 17th onwards at 8:00pm For men & women – no dance experience or partner required… Salsa is upbeat and energetic, the kind of … Continue reading

January 15, 2019 · Leave a comment

ART EXHIBITION – PLASTICS: THE GOOD, THE BAD AND THE UGLY

Garter Lane, Jan 14th – 19th, 11:00am – 5:00pm   The STEAM TY Project coordinated by Calmast, Waterford Institute of Technology’s STEM Outreach centre, combines science and art in a … Continue reading

January 15, 2019 · Leave a comment

MUSIC – THE FUREYS

Theatre Royal, Friday 18th January at 8pm Legends of Irish music THE FUREYS, renowned for their hit songs ‘I will love you’, ‘When you were Sweet 16’, ‘The Green Fields … Continue reading

January 15, 2019 · Leave a comment

THE FAR FLUNG TRIO

  The large Room, City Hall, Thursday 31 Jan 2019 at 2pm & 7:30pm. The Far Flung Trio are Katherine Hunka (violin), Dermot Dunne (accordion) and Malachy Robinson (bass).   Getting … Continue reading

January 12, 2019 · Leave a comment

CALL OUT FOR CREATIVE CREDIT UNION BORROWERS

Are you thinking about borrowing money from your local credit union to fund a personal or commercial art project? Or maybe you already have? Then RTE would like to hear from you! … Continue reading

January 12, 2019 · Leave a comment

NEW YEAR EXHIBITIONS IN OLD MARKET HOUSE ARTS CENTRE

Old Market House Arts Centre, Tuesday January 15th Opening exhibition from 15th January  2019 is ‘Soul’ by Denise McAuliffe Hutchinson. Based in Waterford City, Denise is a graduate of WIT … Continue reading

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CONCERT IN COASTGUARD CULTURAL CENTRE

Coastguard Cultural Centre, Friday January 18th at 8pm Other notable acts to visit in 2019 include legendary American folk singer-songwriter and social activist Jim Page, guitar virtuosos Claude Bourbon & … Continue reading

January 10, 2019 · Leave a comment

HAIKU POETRY WORKSHOP

Lafcadio Hearn Japanese Gardens, Tramore, Saturday February 2nd at 10am to 1pm Haiku is the shortest and one of the oldest poetry forms in the world, having originated in Japan … Continue reading

January 10, 2019 · Leave a comment

NEW STUDIO SPACES AT GOMA

Applications Being Accepted for New Studio Spaces for Artists at GOMA’s Newly Acquired Second Building. Deadline for Applications by Tuesday, January 22nd at 4 PM. GOMA is seeking studio applications … Continue reading

January 9, 2019 · Leave a comment

FIRST CUT! YOUTH FILM FEST CALL OUT

The deadline  for entries is Monday, January 14th 2019. The deadline is fast approaching for the 2019 First Cut! Youth Film Festival open call for short films! Are you a … Continue reading

January 8, 2019 · Leave a comment

MOUNT SION BOYS CHOIR

UHW foyer, Wednesday 9th 2019 at 1.15pm Mount Sion boys choir will be performing a special new year’s Healing Sounds in The Foyer session during lunchtime Wednesday the 9th Presented … Continue reading

January 8, 2019 · Leave a comment

ART EXHIBITION – AARON KIRK – PAPER CRACKS

Garter Lane, 24th January, 6:30pm Garter Lane Arts Centre is delighted to announce that Waterford based artist Aaron Kirk presents his work in the Front of House space. Aaron is a past … Continue reading

January 8, 2019 · Leave a comment

MODWORDS OPEN MIC NIGHT

Stage Door Bar, Friday 15th February 2019 at 9pm Modwords is a bold movement that is spreading throughout Ireland. Since founded by Anna Jordan in 2015 it has grown into … Continue reading

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FILM – C’EST LA VIE!

  Garter Lane, Jan 22nd, 7:30 pm Max is a veteran wedding planner who is thinking about selling on his business. For now, however, there’s something more pressing to worry … Continue reading

January 8, 2019 · Leave a comment

UN TAXI POUR TOBROUK

GOMA, Tues 15 January 2019 at 6.30pm. Waterford St Herblain Cultural & Language Exchange. Taxi pour Tobrouk (1961) During World War II, French Commandos join forces with a German officer … Continue reading

January 8, 2019 · Leave a comment

FIGHTING WORDS

Wexford Town Library, Friday mornings during term, 10.30am to 12.30pm Wexford County Council Public Library Service, through the Reader in Residence programme, will bring the hugely successful Fighting Words creative … Continue reading

January 8, 2019 · Leave a comment

NEW YEAR NEW WORKS – LÚAC EXHIBITION

Index Gallery,  Exhibition Launch January 9th 2019 at 6pm LúAC Artist Collective will be exhibiting their first exhibition of 2019 which will include, painting, photography and sculpture. LúAC is a Waterford based art collective … Continue reading

January 8, 2019 · Leave a comment

FIRST FORTNIGHT FESTIVAL @ CENTRAL LIBRARY

Central Library Waterford, up to Jan 19th Waterford Libraries and the Waterford Europe Direct Information Centre (EDIC) are participating in the First Fortnight Festival, European Mental Health Art & Culture … Continue reading

January 7, 2019 · Leave a comment

MUSIC GENERATION WATERFORD CALL OUT

The closing date for applications for the Music Generation West of Waterford Guitar Ensemble is Friday, 11 January 2019, while registration for the Ukulele Ensemble will close the following week, Friday … Continue reading

January 7, 2019 · Leave a comment

DREAM BOAT PRESENTS – UNDER GROWTH

Garter Lane Arts Centre, 12th Jan at 8pm The premier screening of Under Growth (Winner of Best Irish Short Film at IndieCork Film Festival) When Hayley visits her dad for … Continue reading

January 5, 2019 · Leave a comment

VINCENT – A PLAY

Garter Lane Arts Centre, Saturday 2nd of Feb 2019 at 8pm Kilkenny-based theatre company, Red Alchemy, is presenting a National Tour of Vincent – A Play: a beautiful piece about … Continue reading

January 5, 2019 · Leave a comment

WATERFORD YOUNG ARTS CRITICS WORKSHOPS

Garter Lane Studios, Jan 10th & 13th from 6:30pm to 8pm. Please contact the box office to book your place: gallery@garterlane.ie / 051 877 153 Information and images from https://garterlane.ie/events/waterford-young-arts-critics-workshops/Continue reading

January 5, 2019 · Leave a comment

THE WILD ATLANTIC WAKE

A Little Room, Garter Lane, Jan 8th at 6pm Free event but booking in advance advised. Click here. Set in the heart of Kerry-Dingle comes a tale of the small dreams … Continue reading

January 5, 2019 · Leave a comment

THE TOP 5 POSTS OF 2018

  The waterfordarts.com five most popular posts of 2018 were: APPLICATIONS NOW OPEN FOR 2019 ARTS PRACTICE & VENUE GRANTS WATERFORD POETRY PRIZE 2018 SUMMER IN THE CITY 2018 MOLLY … Continue reading

January 5, 2019 · Leave a comment

PROJECT SNIPPETS

O’Connell Street, January Saturday 12th to Sunday 27th This project invites community engagement and collaboration to create multidisciplinary artworks that the entire community can be part of and enjoy. ‘Snippets’ … Continue reading

January 3, 2019 · Leave a comment

FIRST VIEW 2019 (WIT VISUAL ART STUDENTS)

Garter Lane Arts Centre, 29th Jan to 2nd Feb Garter Lane Arts Centre, in an exciting collaboration with Waterford Institute of Technology’s (WIT) Department of Creative and Performing Arts, is proud … Continue reading

December 31, 2018 · Leave a comment

FILM: THE CHESS PLAYER ( SPANISH SENIOR CYCLE)

Garter Lane Arts Centre, Friday 30th January at 9:30am It is 1934 in Madrid, and champion chess-player Diego falls for a French journalist and starts a family. When the political … Continue reading

December 27, 2018 · Leave a comment

CALL OUT FOR WHAT ARTIST IN RESIDENCE 2019

The deadline for submission of applications is Thursday, 7 February 2019. Waterford Healing Arts Trust opens call for Artist in Residence 2019 Waterford Healing Arts Trust (WHAT) has issued an … Continue reading

December 21, 2018 · Leave a comment