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WATERFORD CITY & COUNTY COUNCIL INVITES APPLICATIONS FOR 2021 ARTS PRACTICE GRANTS

Deadline: Friday October 16th – 5pm. Note: We advise you to get your application in two days before the deadline. Following feedback from last year’s process a number of significant … Continue reading

September 8, 2020 · Leave a comment

DR. ERIC SWEENEY R.I.P.

The composer and former head of Music at the Waterford Institute of Technology, Dr. Eric Sweeney, has passed away he was 72. A member of Aosdána he also served on … Continue reading

July 23, 2020 · Leave a comment

WATERFORD POET WINS 2020 FISH PUBLISHING POETRY PRIZE

Waterford Poet Peggy McCarthy has been announced as the winner of the prestigious Fish Publishing Poetry Prize 2020 for her piece – ‘Father’. Billy Collins who judged the the contest … Continue reading

June 9, 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

‘FOUR RIVERS’ THEATRE RECRUITMENT CALL

Four Rivers is a new theatre initiative for the South East. Headed up by Director Ben Barnes and Producer John O Connell, Four Rivers (working in association with the Theatre Royal … Continue reading

April 16, 2020 · Leave a comment

TÁ IARRATAIS AR OSCAILT ANOIS LE hAGHAIDH DEONTAIS CHLEACHTADH NA nEALAÍON AGUS IONAID EALAÍON 2019

Deontais Ealaíon Chomhairle Cathrach & Contae Phort Láirge Spriocam: Dé Luain, an 1 Deireadh Fómhair – 4pm. Tá maoiniúchán suntasach leithroinnte ag Comhairle Cathrach & Contae Phort Láirge chun Deontais … Continue reading

May 31, 2018 · Leave a comment

APPLICATIONS NOW OPEN FOR 2019 ARTS PRACTICE & VENUE GRANTS

Deontais Ealaíon Chomhairle Cathrach & Contae Phort Láirge Waterford City & County Council Arts Grants Deadline: Monday October 1st – 4pm. Waterford City & County Council has allocated significant funding … Continue reading

May 1, 2018 · Leave a comment

WATERFORD ARTLINKS BURSARIES AWARDED 2018

This year €55,000 in bursaries has been awarded to artists by the Artlinks partnership of local authorities Arts Offices in Carlow, Kilkenny, Waterford and Wexford. This initiative is supported by … Continue reading

March 13, 2018 · Leave a comment

HULLABALOO! OFFALY’S CHILDREN’S ARTS FESTIVAL: CALL FOR ARTISTS

Closing date : Friday 21st July 2017 @ 4pm Call for artists, musicians, filmmakers, drama practitioners, dancers, writers (and more!) to submit proposals for workshps/performances during Hullabaloo! Offaly’s Children’s Art’s … Continue reading

July 3, 2017 · Leave a comment

WEXFORD DOCUMENTARY FILM FESTIVAL

The deadline for submission is extended to Monday 19th of June. Kilmore Quay in South County Wexford from Friday 22nd – Sunday 24th September 2017. Artists and filmmakers are asked … Continue reading

June 4, 2017 · Leave a comment

EXHIBITIONS AND EVENTS – LISMORE CASTLE ARTS

Michael Hanna: Short Films about Learning St Carthage Hall, Chapel street, Lismore– launch Saturday 3 June at 4pm. All welcome. In spring 2015 Belfast Exposed commissioned a programme of archive-themed … Continue reading

May 31, 2017 · Leave a comment

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

POETRY IRELAND OPPORTUNITIES

May, the start of the summer festival season brings Age & Opportunity’s Bealtaine Festival and International Literature Festival Dublin. We’re delighted to bring you lots of great poetry events in … Continue reading

May 27, 2017 · Leave a comment

MA IN SOCIALLY ENGAGED ART + FURTHER EDUCATION AT NCAD

National College of art and Design, Dublin. Closing date for applications – 2 June 2017 Applications are now being sought for the MA Socially Engaged Art + Further Education for autumn … Continue reading

May 27, 2017 · Leave a comment

GET INVOLVED! WATERFORD & WEXFORD MUSIC EDUCATION PARTNERSHIP TO HIT ALL THE HIGH NOTES

From Gilbert O’Sullivan and Van Doonican to Katie Kim and Wexford Festival Opera, it is fair to say that the Southeast of Ireland already has a distinguished and proud tradition … Continue reading

April 23, 2017 · Leave a comment

WATERFORD ARTS GRANTS AWARDED!

The Waterford City & County Arts Practice Grants were passed at the March Plenary meeting of the Council on Thursday 9th. In all €83,500 was awarded with another €6,300 to … Continue reading

April 12, 2017 · Leave a comment

WATERFORD ARTLINKS BURSARIES AWARDED

Over €50,000 in bursaries has been awarded to artists by the Artlinks partnership of local authorities Arts Offices in Carlow, Kilkenny, Waterford and Wexford. This initiative is supported by the … Continue reading

March 7, 2017 · Leave a comment

BURSARY FOR STORYHOUSE RESIDENTIAL COURSE: WRITING FOR YOUNG PEOPLE

Lisnavagh House, Co. Carlow – Monday 20th – Saturday 25th February 2017 This is an opportunity to join experienced and award winning writers, Sheena Wilkinson and E.R. Murray, for a … Continue reading

November 24, 2016 · Leave a comment

SPOTLIGHT EXPERIENCE THE FUTURE OF ELECTRONIC MUSIC

Central Arts Centre, December 10th @ 10pm Presented by Central Arts & BPM Junction. Spotlight: Experience the future of electronic music. The event that gives electronic musicians and music lovers … Continue reading

November 21, 2016 · Leave a comment

EVENTS AT GARTER LANE

Talking to Strangers by Michael Harding Garter Lane Arts Centre – Friday 25 & Sat 26 Nov – 8pm Michael Harding is one of Ireland’s most distinctive writers and storytellers and his … Continue reading

October 27, 2016 · Leave a comment

SONIC DREAMS FESTIVAL

A Two Day International Festival of Experimental Music and Arts Soma Contemporary Gallery, Lombard Street Waterford and Rogue Gallery and Studios, Michael Street, Waterford. 23 – 24 September, 2016. Fri: … Continue reading

September 15, 2016 · Leave a comment

NEWFOUNDLAND MUSIC

Coastguard Cultural Centre, Friday September 16th at 7pm To mark Culture Night 2016 we celebrate the musical culture of Newfoundland. As you may know, many emigrants from the south-east of … Continue reading

September 12, 2016 · Leave a comment

CULTURE NIGHT AT GARTER LANE

Garter Lane Arts Centre Fri 16 Sep 8pm Garter Lane Arts Centre, in association with Labyrinth Management & Events, is delighted to welcome you to an evening of live music … Continue reading

September 7, 2016 · Leave a comment

16 MINS FOR 1916

Garter Lane Arts Centre, Thu 29 Sep – Sat 1 Oct at 20:00 Waterford’s South East/Culture Award Winners Stagemad Theatre Company presents “16 for 1916”. Stagemad Theatre Company with thanks … Continue reading

September 7, 2016 · Leave a comment

COMING UP IN GARTER LANE

Artists in the Attic! Fri 16 Sep 17:00 Join the artists of Garter Lane Arts Centre Studios on Culture Night 2016 for a unique opportunity to get behind the scenes … Continue reading

August 17, 2016 · Leave a comment

KIERAN GOSS

Coastguard Cultural Centre Tramore Friday August 26th  8pm Following on from last years sell-out concert we once again look forward to welcoming one of Ireland’s leading songwriters and performers, whose music has won … Continue reading

August 1, 2016 · Leave a comment

COMING UP IN GARTER LANE

ONE HUNDRED THOUSAND BREATHS BY MARTINA COLLENDER             Tue 23 Aug – Sat 27 Aug 8pm Its funny, inventive, insightful, moving and everything you could want in a new play. WYA … Continue reading

July 26, 2016 · Leave a comment

THE WEIGHT OF ATTRACTION – FRAGMENTS OF DREAMS

Opening Sat 6 August 3pm Garter Lane ‘The Weight of Attraction’ by Denise McAuliffe. ‘Fragments of Dreams’ by Nicola Chestnutt. Local artist and WIT graduate, Denise McAuliffe Hutchinson, who has … Continue reading

July 16, 2016 · Leave a comment

SONIC DREAMS FESTIVAL PROMO NIGHT WITH ROBERT CURGENVEN LIVE

Soma Contemporary Gallery, Lombard Street, Waterford on the 22nd July 20:00 – 23:30 An Evening Of Live Experimental Music by internationally acclaimed Australian composer Robert Curgenven Sonic Arts Waterford (SAW) … Continue reading

July 15, 2016 · Leave a comment

IRISH YOUTH CHOIR – RHYME & REASON

Christ Church Cathedral, Waterford Saturday, 23rd July 2016 @ 8pm The Irish Youth Choir presents its summer 2016 performances. “Rhyme and Reason” is the title for this year’s concerts and … Continue reading

July 15, 2016 · Leave a comment

SPROG 2016

Garter Lane Arts Centre Mon 25 Jul – Sat 30 Jul sprOg, the pre-Spraoi festival for children & families. Now in its 17th year, sprOg continues to be the best … Continue reading

July 12, 2016 · Leave a comment

COMING UP IN GARTER LANE

GOD BLESS THE CHILD    Fri 8 Jul – Sat 9 Jul 8pm To mark the 50th anniversary of Frank O’Connor’s death, and following its sold-out run in Waterford, Garter Lane … Continue reading

July 7, 2016 · Leave a comment

POSITION VACANT: VISUAL ARTS & OUTREACH MANAGER – GARTER LANE

Closing Date Friday May 13, 2016. Garter Lane Arts Centre in Waterford is recruiting a Visual Arts & Outreach Manager (f/t). The Visual Arts & Outreach Manager will have responsibility for … Continue reading

May 10, 2016 · Leave a comment

‘STREETCAR’ CASTING CALL!

Dungarvan Town Hall Theatre: Casting Call for A Streetcar Named Desire – May 17th 20.00 Curtain Call Productions Dungarvan is delighted to announce that our next production is the iconic Pulitzer … Continue reading

May 10, 2016 · Leave a comment

NICOLA COONEY WINS SEÁN DUNNE YOUNG POETS’ AWARD

Friday 6th May 2016 at 7pm in Greyfriars Municipal Gallery, Waterford City. The award will be presented by poet and this years judge Kathy D’Arcy. As a key part of … Continue reading

May 6, 2016 · Leave a comment

OKLAHOMA IN THE THEATRE ROYAL

Theatre Royal, Waterford – May 3rd to 7th – 8pm Following their sold out award winning production of Carousel last year, Waterford Musical Society returns with another Rodgers and Hammerstein … Continue reading

April 19, 2016 · Leave a comment

FILM – HUBERT BUTLER: WITNESS TO THE FUTURE

Garter Lane Arts Centre, Sun 8 May, 19.30. Documentary film about the life and works of one of Irelands greatest writers, Hubert Butler. Operating as writer and market gardener from … Continue reading

April 19, 2016 · Leave a comment