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WRITING BURSARIES AWARDED FOR ARDMORE WRITERS RETREAT

The Arts Office, Waterford City & County Council has announced the recipients of bursaries to attend the Molly Keane Writers Retreat in Ardmore, Co. Waterford. In receipt of full bursaries … Continue reading

July 27, 2020 · Leave a comment

‘CREATIVE WATERFORD’ GRANT RECIPIENTS ANNOUNCED

Sixteen grants have been allocated to a range of community groups, organisations and individuals from the Creative Waterford programme funding scheme. Katherine Collins, Creative Waterford Coordinator said of the 73 … Continue reading

June 7, 2020 · Leave a comment

ARTISTS – COMMUNICATION WEBINAR WITH EMMA DWYER ON THURSDAY 11th

Jun 11th | 3:00 pm | Free event but booking in advance advised The internet is making it easier for artists to network and reach new audiences both on and … Continue reading

May 8, 2020 · Leave a comment

POETRY DAY WATERFORD RECORDINGS ONLINE NOW!

Poetry Day Waterford was a unique festival of poetry and spoken word with interludes of music. Unique, not just because of the depth and breadth of the programme – but … Continue reading

April 28, 2020 · Leave a comment

ONLINE PERFORMANCE & PRESENTATION GRANTS

FACEBOOK Ireland with Culture Ireland and have come together to support and present live presentations by Irish artists (in English or Irish) to ensure that the arts continue to be … Continue reading

April 16, 2020 · Leave a comment

WATERFORD GALLERY OF ART

Following the Government’s announcement, Waterford Gallery Of Art is temporarily closed to the public. The City Arts Office is still contactable via email at arts @ waterfordcouncil.ie and during office … Continue reading

April 14, 2020 · Leave a comment

**POSTPONED** WATERFORD INTERNATIONAL PIANO DAY MARCH 28TH 2020 “TÁ PIANO AG TEACHT”

Waterford Cultural Quarter, Saturday 28th March 2020 at 10:00am Piano Day has been postponed. Stay tuned to the Piano Day Facebook page for updates and future dates | Click Here … Continue reading

March 5, 2020 · Leave a comment

FUNDING ENSURES NORTH QUAY IS FIRMLY ON THE HORIZON

Waterford welcomes funding of €15,175,000 under National Transport Authority Project Ireland 2040, February 19th 2020. Waterford City and County Council is delighted to announce that funding of €15,175,000 has been … Continue reading

February 19, 2020 · Leave a comment

‘JETTY STARS’ IN DUNGARVAN – MOVED TO LAWLOR’S HOTEL

Lawlor’s Hotel, Saturday 29th February 2020 at 8:00pm. Stagemad presents Noel Kelly’s Jetty Stars at Lawlor’s Hotel, Bridge Street, Dungarvan. Please note the venue change due to unforeseen circumstances. As … Continue reading

February 10, 2020 · Leave a comment

WATERFORD MUSIC – BEETHOVEN AND THE ROMANTICS

Large Room, Waterford City Hall, Thursday 20th February 2020 at 7:30pm Waterford Music is excited to welcome back internationally renowned pianist Michael McHale to the Large Room, City Hall, Waterford … Continue reading

February 4, 2020 · Leave a comment

WATERFORD YOUNG ARTS CRITICS: WANT TO GET INVOLVED?

Garter Lane, Thursday January 30th – Friday 31st 2020 at 6:30pm Waterford Young Arts Critics is a FREE youth arts collective which supports young people from 13- 17 years of … Continue reading

January 24, 2020 · Leave a comment

WATERFORD CITY & COUNTY COUNCIL ARTS PRACTICE, VENUE, FESTIVAL & EVENT GRANTS 2021

NOTE: 2021 Arts Grants applications to open in the next couple of weeks. —o— WATERFORD CITY & COUNTY COUNCIL ARTS PRACTICE, VENUE, FESTIVAL & EVENT GRANTS 2020 2020 GRANTS FOR … Continue reading

January 10, 2020 · 1 Comment

WATERFORD CITY & COUNTY COUNCIL FESTIVAL & EVENT GRANTS 2020

Waterford City and County Council has allocated €1,286,458 in festival and event funding to aid with the development and promotion of events in Waterford City & County during 2020. The … Continue reading

January 10, 2020 · Leave a comment

TRAMORE CHRISTMAS FESTIVAL

Main Street Tramore, Thursday 5th, Friday 13th, Friday 20th December 2019 at 5:00pm Gather at the Fairy Snow Queen’s House outside Apache Pizza on Thursday, December 5th and follow her … Continue reading

December 4, 2019 · Leave a comment

FAMILY TIME AT YOUR LIBRARY

Waterford Libraries invites you to Family Time at your Library, an initiative under the Right to Read Campaign supporting literacy in local authorities. This celebration runs throughout December with a … Continue reading

December 4, 2019 · Leave a comment

DRAMA WORKSHOPS – GENERATION CLIMATE CHANGE

WIT College Street Campus, Saturday 9th, 16th, and 30th of November 2019 at 10.30am Generation Climate Change is a series of free drama and theatre workshops for children aged seven … Continue reading

November 4, 2019 · Leave a comment

WATERFORD ART COLLECTION TOUR WITH DR. EIMEAR O’CONNOR

The Waterford Gallery of Art, Saturday 26th October 2019 at 2:00pm – 3:00pm and 3:30pm – 4:30pm Event: The Waterford Municipal Art Collection Tour Date: Saturday, 26th October. Time: 3.30pm … Continue reading

October 21, 2019 · Leave a comment

FINGHIN COLLINS – 200 YEARS OF PIANO MUSIC

City Hall Waterford on Friday 1st November at 7:30pm Waterford Music is excited to welcome back internationally renowned pianist Finghin Collins to the Large Room, City Hall, Waterford on Friday … Continue reading

October 21, 2019 · Leave a comment

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

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

October 14, 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

ART ON THE RAILINGS WATERFORD 2019

The Bishop’s Palace, Saturday September 7th from 11am to 4pm CALL OUT TO ARTISTS; DESIGNERS; PHOTOGRAPHERS; FELT DESIGNERS; FINE ART PRINTERS ; CROCHET/ KNITTING DESIGNERS; CLAY/CERAMIC ARTISTS…. The Aim of … Continue reading

August 24, 2019 · Leave a comment

LIVE RECORDING – TRACES DANCE ENSEMBLE

Garter Lane, 4th July 2019. Traces Dance Ensemble are delighted to announce that its experienced members will be involved with a new dance project to showcase their work in their … Continue reading

June 28, 2019 · Leave a comment

SUMMER IN THE CITY 2019

Waterford City Centre, June 1st – August 17th 2019, all day This year’s musical acts include: Jerry Fish, Mundy, The Eskies, RSAG, Newfoundland, Jack O’Rourke, Thank Funk, Mount Sion Choir, … Continue reading

June 26, 2019 · Leave a comment

WATERFORD TREASURES MAY TALK – DR ALISON FITZGEARLD

Medieval Museum Waterford, Thursday 30th May 2019 at 7:30pm Waterford Treasures – Three Museums in the Viking Triangle has the pleasure of inviting you to a talk by Dr Alison … Continue reading

May 29, 2019 · Leave a comment

WATERFORD FESTIVAL OF ARCHITECTURE 2019

Waterford Festival of Architecture, 16th – 19th May. The Waterford Festival of Architecture (WFA) is a festival which supports architects and works towards enhancing the understanding and appreciation of architecture … Continue reading

May 16, 2019 · Leave a comment

CITIZENS’ DIALOGUE AT DUNHILL: REVITALISING RURAL IRELAND

Dunhill Ecopark, Ballyphilip, Waterford. Monday 13 May 2019 7:00pm – 9:00pm Citizens’ Dialogue: Revitalising Rural Ireland – Empowering Communities through Social Enterprise The Europe Direct, Waterford Information Centre in partnership … Continue reading

April 13, 2019 · Leave a comment

DESIGN CHALLENGE ACCEPTED! BY WIT STUDENTS

Sixteen students from Waterford Institute of Technology’s year 4 BA (Hons) Design and Visual Communication put forward entries for the Waterford Cultural Quarter Design Challenge Competition. The results of which were on display … Continue reading

April 8, 2019 · Leave a comment

AIC SCHEME INFORMATION SESSION

Garter Lane Arts Centre, Friday 12th April at 1:30pm to 3:30pm Twice yearly, the Arts Council offers Artist in the Community Scheme grants to enable artists and communities of place/or … Continue reading

April 4, 2019 · Leave a comment

AGE & OPPORTUNITY’S BEALTAINE FESTIVAL

Hook Lighthouse, A Performative Event on Saturday 18th May at 8:00 p.m. Saint Patrick’s Gateway Centre, A Multimedia Event on Saturday 25th May at 7:30 p.m. Age & Opportunity’s Bealtaine … Continue reading

April 1, 2019 · Leave a comment

31/ 32 O’CONNELL STREET- OPEN CALL FOR MEMORIES

Waterford Municipal Art Gallery, which will be moving into its new home at 31/ 32 O’Connell Street in the coming months have put out an open call for any pictures or … Continue reading

March 20, 2019 · Leave a comment

PIANO DAY 2019 CONCERT IN THE LARGE ROOM

The Large Room, City Hall. Friday 29th March 7.00 p.m. – 10.00 p.m. “Why does the world need a Piano Day? For many reasons. But mostly, because it doesn’t hurt … Continue reading

March 15, 2019 · Leave a comment

EXHIBITION – ARTIFICE

Lismore Castle Arts. 15th – 18th March with launch Thursday 14th March 6.00 p.m. – 7.00 p.m. Artifice 2019 is an innovative Secondary Schools art project. Lismore Castle Arts will … Continue reading

January 28, 2019 · Leave a comment

ARTS PRACTICE AND VENUE GRANTS 2019

Arts Grant Applications On The Increase Under Waterford City and County Council’s ambitions for Arts and the Community, we are pleased to support thirty nine projects under our Arts Practice … Continue reading

December 17, 2018 · Leave a comment

CULTURE 4 KIDS

  Waterford Libraries presents Culture 4 Kids! On the 21st of September, Culture Night will see venues and public spaces across Ireland open their doors to host a programme of free … Continue reading

September 14, 2018 · Leave a comment

SECONDARY SCHOOLS ARTS PROGRAMME 2018/2019

The closing date for receipt of submissions is 12 noon on Monday 23rd July 2018. Waterford City & County Council’s Arts Office is now accepting expressions of interest from groups … Continue reading

July 3, 2018 · Leave a comment

TEEN VOCAL CAMP 2018

Blackwater Community College, June 27 – 29, 11am to 3pm daily. Music Generation Waterford invites teenagers to get involved in an exciting three day popular vocal camp from June 27th … Continue reading

May 31, 2018 · Leave a comment