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2020 ARTS VENUE GRANT APPLICATIONS

Arts Centres are described by the national Arts Council as “full-time, public-facing, professionally managed, building-based arts organisations. They support the creation, presentation and mediation of the arts across a range … Continue reading

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ARTIST TALK – CATHERINE SWEENEY-BROWN AT WHAT

Waterford Healing Arts Trust, Wednesday 16th October 2019 at 1:00pm Join WHAT Artist in Residence Catherine Sweeney-Brown for an informal lunchtime chat at 1:00pm, Wednesday 16 October 2019 at WHAT … Continue reading

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IRISH SPOKEN WORD MAGAZINE

Launches October 2019. IRISH SPOKEN WORD MAGAZINE ISSUE 2 LAUNCHES OCTOBER 2019 Boundless & Bare presents BND Magazine ISSUE 2 due to launch October 2019. BND is the only spoken … Continue reading

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THEATRE – MEMOIRS OF A GHOST

Garter Lane Arts Centre, Friday and Saturday, October 18th and 19th at 8:00pm Model. Muse. War photographer. Friend and lover of Picasso and Man Ray. Lee Miller was all these … Continue reading

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EYE WANDER SOLO EXHIBITION

The Rogue Gallery & Studio, Friday 4th Oct until Monday 28th Oct, 8pm – 11pm. The Rogue Gallery and Studios is proud to present a debut solo exhibition ‘Eye Wander’, … Continue reading

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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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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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PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT – DOCUMENTING YOUR WORK

Garter Lane, Saturday 2nd November from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. | €40 Waged | €35 Unwaged Artists often struggle to photograph their own work. If they don’t know how, … Continue reading

October 19, 2019 · Leave a comment

WORKSHOP – DRAWING AND SEEING IN CHARCOAL WITH MICHAEL WANN

Artform School of Art, Friday November 1st –  Monday 4th 2019 at 10:00am I invite artists of all levels to explore a wide range of drawing techniques in charcoal using … Continue reading

October 18, 2019 · Leave a comment

MUSIC – OCTAVE

Central Arts, Sunday 27th  October from 9 p.m. – 2 a.m. This is always one of the best nights of the year and we’re delighted to start our first party … Continue reading

October 18, 2019 · Leave a comment

VOLUNTEER FOR THE BANKSY PROJECT

The Majestic Hotel, Thursday 17th October at 7 p.m. The Banksy Project Tramore is a Graffiti Art Competition set up by Tramore Eco Group which will run from 26 – … Continue reading

October 16, 2019 · Leave a comment

IMAGINE ARTS FESTIVAL PRESENTS THE DELINES

St Patrick’s Gateway Centre, Friday October 25th 2019 at 8:00pm REUNITING WILLY VLAUTIN (RICHMOND FONTAINE) AND AMY BOONE (DAMNATIONS, TX) AFTER FOUR-YEAR HIATUS Number 1 for two weeks running in … Continue reading

October 14, 2019 · Leave a comment

MUSIC – THE ESPOSITO QUARTET

City Hall, Thursday 17th October 2019 at 7:00pm The Esposito Quartet comprises four of Ireland’s most distinguished musicians, all with a wealth of experience as recital artists, orchestral leaders and … Continue reading

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MUSIC – HOTTER THAN HELL: TRIBUTE TO KISS

The Haven Hotel, Sunday October 27th 2019 at 7:30pm The Haven is delighted to welcome Europe’s ultimate KISS tribute, HOTTER THAN HELL! Hotter Than Hell has been voted as one … Continue reading

October 14, 2019 · Leave a comment

THE BANKSY PROJECT TRAMORE

Tramore Town, Various locations (see link below for details), Saturday October 26th – Monday 28th 2019 at 10:00am – 5:00pm The Banksy Project Tramore is a Graffiti Art Competition set … Continue reading

October 12, 2019 · Leave a comment

WORKSHOP – ROOM TO WRITE (WATERFORD WRITERS WEEKEND)

The Parlour Vintage Tea Rooms, Saturday, 26th October at 11:00am – 6:00pm | Sunday, 27th October 2019 at 12:00pm – 3:00pm If you have been inspired by one of the … Continue reading

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BOOK LAUNCH WITH DEREK FLYNN

Garter Lane Arts Centre, Friday October 25th 2019 at 7:00pm In his new novel, ‘The Dark’, Derek Flynn returns to the world of private detective, John Ryan. With his city … Continue reading

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COMEDY – GEAROID FARRELLY: ALCHEMY

Central Arts, Friday October 25th 2019 at 8:00pm Alchemy is a new show from comedian Gearóid Farrelly in which he is pretty certain he will be able to solve all … Continue reading

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LIVE FOREVER WITH FORMER OASIS DRUMMER TONY McCARROLL

Factory Waterford, Friday October 25th 2019 at 9:00pm Celebrating 25 years of the iconic Oasis debut album Definitely Maybe, Former Oasis Drummer Tony McCarroll will be joining Factory Waterford with … Continue reading

October 11, 2019 · Leave a comment

WORKSHOP FOR TEACHERS & WRITERS – NON FICTION

Waterford Teachers’ Centre, Thursday, 10th October 2019 at 7:00pm – 9:00pm From Pondering to Publication is an interactive workshop with Dr Kevin Haugh PhD on a journey that explores the … Continue reading

October 7, 2019 · Leave a comment

PSYCHOTHERAPIST & BEST – SELLING AUTHOR STELLA O’MALLEY .

Ardkeen Library, Saturday 5th October at 11am. Speaking on her latest book,’Fragile – Why we feel more anxious, stressed and overwhelmed than ever, and what we can do about it’ … Continue reading

October 3, 2019 · Leave a comment

EXHIBITION – ROSEMARY HIGBEE: RETROSPECTIVE 1923-2019

GOMA Waterford, Wednesday October 16th, running until Saturday November 16th 2019 from 12:30pm to 17:30pm Rosemary Higbee | Retrospective: 1923-2019 in association with Imagine Arts Festival. Wednesday, October 16th, 2019 … Continue reading

October 2, 2019 · Leave a comment

PAINT A EUROPEAN MASTERPIECE WITH BEN HENNESSY

Waterford Central Library, Saturday October 12th 2019 at 2:00pm Well-known Waterford artist Ben Hennessy leads this fantastic opportunity for younger artists to learn to paint in the style of some … Continue reading

October 1, 2019 · Leave a comment

WHAT’S ON THIS WEEK AT THEATRE ROYAL

“What’s The Story Rory”, Thursday 3rd October 2019 at 8:00pm Rory O’Connor is Ireland’s favourite online funny man and bestselling author, otherwise known through his social media sketches as Rory’s Stories. Rory’s … Continue reading

October 1, 2019 · Leave a comment

GALLERY TALK WITH SANDRA KELLY

Garter Lane Arts Centre, Wednesday October 9th 2019 at 2:00pm Garter Lane Arts Centre in partnership with Waterford Healing Arts Trust and Waterford City and County Libraries are looking forward … Continue reading

October 1, 2019 · Leave a comment

HUSH! – AN EXHIBITION BY SOPHIE CARPENTIERI

Waterford Central Library, Exhibition launch Saturday 12th October 2019 at 3:00pm Exhibition runs Monday 7th to Friday 25th October 2019, 10:00am to 5:30pm   “Hush!” – A little flicker of a … Continue reading

September 30, 2019 · Leave a comment

GARTER LANE ARTS CENTRE OPEN STUDIO

Garter Lane Arts Centre, Thursday October 3rd 2019 at 6.30pm Open Studio Opening event with wine reception. Art discounts available on the night. R.S.V.P; gallery@garterlane.ie Garter Lane Arts Centre, O’Connell … Continue reading

September 30, 2019 · Leave a comment

X-POLLINATOR – A CROSS-DISCIPLINARY PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT INITIATIVE FOR FEMALE TALENT

DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS: MONDAY 7TH OCTOBER, 5:00PM Date: Saturday, November 2nd, 2019 Duration: Two weekends (2nd – 3rd November and 7th – 8th December 2019) Venue: Dublin Cost: €0 Apply … Continue reading

September 30, 2019 · Leave a comment

MUSIC – MEGAN O’NEILL: IRISH TOUR

Central Arts, Thursday November 14th 2019 at 8:00pm Megan O’Neill plays Central Arts, Waterford as part of her national tour. Irish born singer – songwriter Megan O’Neill has just finished … Continue reading

September 30, 2019 · Leave a comment

ARTS PRACTICE GRANT APPLICATIONS CLOSED

Arts Practice Grant applications are now closed. 07/10/2019   Waterford City & County Council are inviting applications for Arts projects for 2020 . This year the Arts Practice Grants application … Continue reading

September 29, 2019 · Leave a comment

CREATIVE DRAWING MASTERCLASS BY CATHERINE BARRON – ARTFORM

Artform, Saturday 12th October – Monday 14th October 2019 at 10:00am Over the course of 3 days each student will be equipped with the skill and knowledge to pursue their … Continue reading

September 28, 2019 · Leave a comment

MUSIC – DARRAGH CULLEN / CAELA MURPHY / MARK WALSH

The Rogue Gallery & Studios, Friday October 11th 2019 at 8:00pm Join D. Cullen in his debut headline tour as he launches his latest single “Alright”. D. Cullen is a … Continue reading

September 27, 2019 · Leave a comment

COMEDY – ROSS BROWNE: BOJANGLE

Central Arts, Friday October 11th 2019 at 8:00pm Ross Browne brings his hilarious brand new stand up show ‘Bojangle’ to Central Arts, Waterford on October 11. Star of RTE’s The … Continue reading

September 27, 2019 · Leave a comment

CREATFEST FESTIVAL

Garter Lane Art Center, Friday 11th October 9am until 5pm. Waterford City and County Council’s inaugural Festival of Creativity will take place on October 11th 2019. CreateFest celebrates and examines … Continue reading

September 26, 2019

MUSIC – LITHIUM LOUNGE

GOMA Gallery of Modern Art, Saturday September 28th 2019 at 7:30pm Viking Promotions Presents – Lithium Lounge with support by TEN OUNCE MOUSE, Scent Of Winter and Innuendo. Live from … Continue reading

September 25, 2019 · Leave a comment

TRA TALES – AN EVENING OF POETRY AND STORYTELLING

Crokes Pub Tramore, Tuesday October 8th 2019 at 8:00pm Tramore’s monthly literary event. Come along and share a poem, a story, or a song. Or just sit back and listen. … Continue reading

September 25, 2019 · Leave a comment

STORIES FROM THE WELL-FIELD: A CPD SESSION FOR ARTISTS IN CARE SETTINGS FOR OLDER PEOPLE

Waterford Healing Arts Trust, Wednesday 9th October 2019 at 10:30am As part of the Well Festival of Arts and Wellbeing 2019, artist Tess Leak, puppeteer Eoin Lynch, activities co-ordinator Sarah … Continue reading

September 25, 2019 · Leave a comment

OPEN MIC 57

Central Art, Monday, 30th September at 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm. Waterford’s best and longest running Open Mic Night. €3 gets you a fantastic evening’s entertainment with an awesome variety … Continue reading

September 25, 2019 · Leave a comment

JAPANESE BLACK INK PAINTING WORKSHOP FOR BEGINNERS

Coastguard Cultural Centre, Sunday 29th September 2019 at 10:00am Sumi-e: Japanese Black Ink Painting is a unique art form using only black ink, handmade paper, and a special brush. Learn brushstrokes … Continue reading

September 24, 2019 · Leave a comment