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WATERFORD READING & Q&A SESSION WITH RICHARD SKINNER

The Book Centre, Sunday, 26th May 2019 at 3pm A Special, Free reading and Q&A Session with U.K. Novelist, Poet and Critic, Richard Skinner. Presented in association with “Colligan Falls” Creative Retreat, … Continue reading

May 13, 2019 · Leave a comment

MUSIC/ SPOKEN WORD – SUBBACULTCHA

The Rogue Gallery & Studios, Friday May 3rd 2019 at 8:00pm A monthly event with spoken word, music, comedy and jacks of all things creative. Entry – €3 at door … Continue reading

April 29, 2019 · Leave a comment

HISTORY TALK – WE THE IRISH ARE A DIVERSE MIX

Ardkeen Library, Tuesday May 7th 2019 at 6:30pm The theme of the 2019 Bealtaine Festival is hospitality, generosity and welcome. Join Local Historian Joe Falvey as he examines where we … Continue reading

April 29, 2019 · Leave a comment

POETRY DAY AT CAPPOQUIN LIBRARY

Carnegie Free Library, May 2nd 2019 at 7:30pm Readings by: Lismore poet Alan Murphy & Cappoquin’s own David O’Sullivan Display of poetry by local school students and the winners of … Continue reading

April 18, 2019 · Leave a comment

TALKING HISTORY @ THE PARLOUR

The Parlour Vintage Tea Rooms, Friday 19th April 2019 at 7:30pm Waterford Youth Art’s Ollie Breslin is doing a talk this Friday (Good Friday) in the Parlour Vintage Tea Rooms concerning John … Continue reading

April 17, 2019 · Leave a comment

OPEN MIC: MACBANTER

The Rogue Gallery & Studios, Saturday 30th March at 8pm to 11.30pm MacBanter is an open mic fundraiser hosted by Suir Look Theatre to raise funds for their production of … Continue reading

March 28, 2019 · Leave a comment

MICHAEL HEANEY & OPEN MIC AT PHIL GRIMES

Phil Grimes, Friday 22nd March 2019 at 8pm Michael Heaney will be in conversation about compiling the book of 100 Poems by his late father Seamus Heaney and he will … Continue reading

March 7, 2019 · Leave a comment

EVENT – POETRY DAY

Nationwide, Thursday 2 May 2019 Poetry Day Ireland takes place on Thursday 2 May 2019. With this year’s theme we’re challenging you to speak your truth or dare to see the world … Continue reading

February 26, 2019 · Leave a comment

OPEN MIC 50 AT CENTRAL ARTS

Central Arts, Waterford. 25th February & doors from 7.00 p.m. Waterford’s best and longest running Open Mic Night! Doors 7 .00 p.m., show begins at 8.00 p.m. Tickets: €3 If … Continue reading

February 18, 2019 · Leave a comment

TALKING HISTORY WITH JOE FALVEY

The Parlour Vintage Tea Rooms, Thursday 21st of February at 7:30pm TALKING HISTORY @ THE PARLOUR VINTAGE TEA ROOMS with JOE FALVEY “PRO TANTO QUID RETRIBUAMAS” – A Public Event … Continue reading

February 15, 2019 · Leave a comment

SPOKEN WORD – MICHAEL HARDING

Theatre Royal Waterford, Thursday 21st February at 8:00pm Michael Harding: On Tuesdays I’m a Buddhist Join best-selling writer and raconteur Michael Harding as he reads from his latest memoir, ruminates … Continue reading

February 6, 2019 · Leave a comment

MODWORDS OPEN MIC NIGHT

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

January 21, 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

SHE STOOD IN THE STORM

The Rogue Gallery, Fri 23rd Nov at 7pm & the Parlour Vintage Tea Rooms, Sat 24th Nov at 7pm Waterford Women’s Healthcare group seeks to highlight the awful news that … Continue reading

November 13, 2018 · Leave a comment

OPEN MIC 45

Central Arts, 24th September at 8:00pm Waterford’s best and longest running Open Mic Night. €3 gets you a fantastic evening’s entertainment with an awesome variety of performances. You never know … Continue reading

September 13, 2018 · Leave a comment

SUBBACULTCHA

New Street Gardens, July 26th, 7pm to 10pm Saturday, July 28, Subbacultcha is taking over New Street Gardens. And there is a stellar line-up of music! Carraig Ó Mathúna (Sly Green Sky), … Continue reading

July 9, 2018 · Leave a comment

MODWORDS PREFEST: MAGIC (TRICKS AND HEARTS)

The Stage Door Café, Theatre Royal, June 22th at 9pm. Modwords is a literary new works platform. So if you feel you or/and a friend might like to read/dance/sing/laugh at your … Continue reading

June 8, 2018 · Leave a comment

OPEN MIC 41

Central Arts  28th May at 8PM Waterford’s best and longest running Open Mic Night. €3 gets you a fantastic evening’s entertainment with an awesome variety of performances. You never know what … Continue reading

May 22, 2018 · Leave a comment

POETRY DAY IRELAND 2018 LINE-UP

Poetry Day Ireland takes place on Thursday 26 April 2018 and the theme is Poetry Surprises! Whether you share a poem, read a poem, or programme your own event, everyone is invited to join in and celebrate.

April 18, 2018 · Leave a comment

POETRY DAY 2018 IN WATERFORD

Waterford City, 26th April 2018 More details to come. Watch this space! For more information please go to http://www.poetryireland.ie/poetry-day

March 13, 2018 · Leave a comment

#MODWORDS PRESENTS SHORT PLAYS AND PARTY PIECES

The Fat Angel, Saturday the 24th of Feb, starting at 2pm. Modwords presents Short Plays and Party Pieces. The Fat Angel have given us their beautiful space to air our new work. … Continue reading

February 21, 2018 · Leave a comment

“THE IRISH HOUSE: A PSYCHOGEOGRAPHICAL MAP”, BY RÓISÍN POWER HACKETT

Launch: Waterford City Library, Lady Lane, Waterford. Wednesday 7th Feb, 6-8pm WATERFORD LAUNCH OF ‘THE IRISH HOUSE: A PSYCHOGEOGRAPHICAL MAP’, AN ARTIST BOOK BY RÓISÍN POWER HACKETT The Waterford City … Continue reading

January 26, 2018 · Leave a comment

WATERFORD TREASURES TALKS 2018

Medieval Museum, Monday 15th January 2018 at 7:30pm Admission: €5 (To go towards the Museum Acquisition and Conservation Fund.) “The Logic and Potentials of Competitive Collaboration in the New Economy … Continue reading

January 4, 2018 · Leave a comment

BOOZE, BLAAS ‘N’ BANTER

Jordan’s Bar, Saturday October 28th, 9:00am to 1:00pm It is the time of year once again to baton down the hatches and open the ears and the gobs for this … Continue reading

October 20, 2017 · Leave a comment

UPCOMING WRITING COMPETITIONS AND AWARDS

Hanna Greally International Literary Awards 2017 – Deadline October 10th 2017 Entries are now being accepted for the 2017 Hanna Greally International Literary Awards. Submissions may consist of poetry and/or … Continue reading

October 1, 2017 · Leave a comment

UPCOMING WRITING COMPETITIONS AND AWARDS

Cold Coffee Cup Contest – Deadline September 10th 2017 Spoken word contest Cold Coffee Cup will take place as part of Westport Arts Festival 2017. The Cold Coffee selection panel and guest judge … Continue reading

August 29, 2017 · Leave a comment

#MODWORDSFEST

Sat 15 & Sun 16th July 2017 #Modpoets and Stagemad theatre Company Present #Modwordsfest Waterford’s first spoken word festival and arts showcase. All kinds of words splat about our city. … Continue reading

June 29, 2017 · 2 Comments

5 POETS

Town Hall Theatre, Dungarvan  Thursday 8th June, 2017 at 7pm The Arts Office of Waterford City and County Council presents a unique literary event, in the Town Hall Theatre, Dungarvan, … Continue reading

May 29, 2017 · Leave a comment

WATERFORD POETRY PRIZE 2017

The Arts Office, Waterford City & County Council is pleased to announce details of the Waterford Poetry Prize 2017. The Waterford Poetry Prize is open to all writers currently living … Continue reading

April 25, 2017 · Leave a comment

MICKEY MACCONNELL

Coastguard Cultural Centre Tramore, November 25th @ 8pm From “Only Our Rivers Run Free” to “The Ballad of Lidl & Aldi” with great songs and stories in-between. Earlier this year … Continue reading

November 17, 2016 · Leave a comment

BOOZE BLAA’S & BANTER!

Jordan’s Bar, The Quay Waterford, Sat 29th Oct, Begins @ 9am Kick off your bank holiday weekend tomorrow with the annual Hootenanny in Jordan’s Bar, on The Quay’s Waterford. Starting at … Continue reading

October 28, 2016 · Leave a comment

A LITTLE BIT OF TALLOW THEATRE

Clancys Bar And Hotel, Tallow Friday 16th Sep 8-10.30pm Brideview Drama Tallow will be hosting a night of stories, poetry, drama, songs and more in Clancy’s Bar in Tallow for Culture … Continue reading

September 14, 2016 · Leave a comment

CENTRAL ARTS OPEN MIC NIGHT 14

  CENTRAL HALL, 123A Parade Quay, Waterford MONDAY 22nd FEBRUARY 2016 AT 8P.M. The acclaimed Central Arts, ‘Open Mic 14’ is taking place this month and we are excited to see … Continue reading

February 1, 2016 · Leave a comment

BOOK LAUNCH AT GREYFRIARS GALLERY ‘CHRONICLES OF THE NIGHT: CHASING SHADOWS’ BY EMER PENNY

Book Launch at  Greyfriars Gallery Wednesday  20th January from  6pm  to 8pm. CHRONICLES OF THE NIGHT: CHASING SHADOWS By Emer Penny View this Author’s Spotlight Price: Usual price online is … Continue reading

January 14, 2016 · Leave a comment

OPEN MIC IN CENTRAL ARTS- LUCKY NUMBER 13! A START TO A BRAND NEW YEAR OF TALENT

Monday 25th January, 8pm The last Monday of the month ,  is fast approaching and Central Arts’ renowned Open Mic Night is back for another fresh evening of entertainment to start … Continue reading

January 13, 2016 · Leave a comment

NEW ARTISTIC DIRECTOR LAUNCHES WINTER PROGRAM AT HIVE CULTURE HUB

Venue: Hive Emerging, 25 Michael Street, Waterford City. Date: Thursday November 5th Admission: Free to ticket holders of this months Between the Bars gig (or €3 corkage & admission). Under new … Continue reading

October 28, 2015 · Leave a comment

HOLLYWOOD IN ÉIRINN PRESENTS: WATERFORD BASED STANLEY KUBRICK DOCUMENTARY – OCTOBER 4TH ON TG4.

Sunday October 4th at 8pm and repeated Tuesday October 6th at 9pm; TG4 will air this Stanley Kubrick documentary based in Waterford City and County. Hollywood in Éirinn recalls the massive Stanley … Continue reading

October 2, 2015 · Leave a comment