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ARTS COUNCIL DEADLINES, AWARDS, COMMISSIONS

Latest Arts Council Deadlines for grants August 20 Visual arts project award This award supports projects and initiatives in the field of visual arts commencing in 2016. Please note that there … Continue reading

July 22, 2015 · Leave a comment

PROFESSIONAL 2 DAY BLACKMAGIC ‘URSA’ FILM TRAINING WORKSHOP JULY 24 & 25

Waterford Arts Services has procured the highly rated 4K Blackmagic Ursa Camera for filmwork. In association with FilmLAB we are running a 2 day hands-on intensive Camera course designed to … Continue reading

July 13, 2015 · Leave a comment

ARTISTS! DO YOU HAVE AN IDEA FOR THE EUROPEAN CAPITAL OF CULTURE?

In a bid to win the title of European Capital of Culture for Ireland in 2020 the three counties of Kilkenny, Waterford & Wexford have formed an alliance under the … Continue reading

June 22, 2015 · Leave a comment

‘HOOKED’ PREMIERE FOR WATERFORD!

Central Arts, 123a Parade Quay, Waterford. Tuesday, January 27th @ 8pm (€12 preview), Wednesday, January 28th to Friday, January 30th @ 8pm (€15) & Saturday, January 31st @ 6pm (€15) Evil Little … Continue reading

January 6, 2015 · Leave a comment

TRAINING: WATERFORD NEW ARTS GRANTS APPLICATION PROCESS

OILIÚINT: PROISÉAS IARRATAIS DO DHEONTAIS NUA EALAÍON PHORT LÁIRGE (Cliceáil Link) Waterford City & County Council has organised training sessions for the new online arts grants application process. The application process … Continue reading

December 9, 2014 · 1 Comment

SOMA (SCG) CHRISTMAS SHOW OPEN

Until; December 20th. Opening times Wednesday – Saturday 1pm – 5:30pm. SCG is happy to announce this years Christmas Holiday Exhibition including artists from Soma Studios, Hive Emerging Studios, Skapari … Continue reading

December 6, 2014 · Leave a comment

RUTH AHERN, ARTIST, MOTHER, WIFE AND FIERCE SOCCER ACE

Ruth was one of the first wave of professional young artists I met when I came to Waterford. She had a great glint in her eye, a dazzling smile and … Continue reading

December 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

THE ARTS OFFICER’S ANNUAL BRIEFING

Greyfriars Municipal Gallery 17.30 – 19.30 December 18th. Do you want to know what’s on the arts books for 2015, or the state of the arts or what’s happening with … Continue reading

November 17, 2014 · Leave a comment

KENNY MORRIS AT HIVE GALLERY, WATERFORD

Pearl Diver: Kenny Morris’s solo exhibition continues in Hive Emerging Gallery at 25 Michael Street, Waterford until November 29. Morris’s exhibition is a dramatic return to form by the enigmatic … Continue reading

November 15, 2014 · Leave a comment

WINNERS ANNOUNCED FOR 8th WATERFORD FILM FESTIVAL

The winners of the Waterford Film Festival were announced on Sunday night (November 9) with the 1st prize going to They Call Me The Kid, director Mark Tehnusko, written by … Continue reading

November 7, 2014 · Leave a comment

MEMORIAL TO ‘THE BOY SOLDIER’ UNVEILED IN WATERFORD

A memorial to “The Boy Soldier”, Private John Condon, was unveiled at a special ceremony on Sunday May 18th with both Mayors of the City and County in attendance. Despite … Continue reading

October 28, 2014 · Leave a comment

PATRICK MORRISON RETROSPECTIVE AT GREYFRIARS

Greyfriars Municipal Gallery,October 16 to November 18 A major retrospective of the work of the late Patrick Morrison takes place in Greyfriars Municipal Gallery as parts of this year’s Imagine … Continue reading

October 10, 2014 · Leave a comment

ARTS COUNCIL DEADLINES, AWARDS, COMMISSIONS

The Arts Council’s web page changed recently. They have streamlined the application process for grants, and following a review of procedures, have re-categorized a number of areas that they previously … Continue reading

October 7, 2014 · Leave a comment

CULTURE NIGHT WATERFORD EXPLORE – EXPERIENCE – ENJOY

Friday September 19th from 6pm – late. Culture Night is a night of entertainment, discovery and adventure in Waterford City and County and across all Cities and Counties in Ireland. … Continue reading

September 16, 2014 · Leave a comment

WATERFORD GHOST STORY FESTIVAL UPDATE

The Ghost Story festival would like to thank everyone who has helped us with stories, information and offers of work. Unfortunately we are going to have to postpone the festival … Continue reading

September 13, 2014 · 3 Comments

ANTHONY HAYES AT SOMA CONTEMPORARY GALLERY

[(being) DIGITAL REVERIE] is the name of the solo show by Dungarvan based Artist Anthony Hayes at Soma Contemporary Gallery, Waterford. Born in Wimbledon, England to Irish parents, Tony studied … Continue reading

September 5, 2014 · Leave a comment

PAINTED CITY TO RETURNS TO GREYFRIARS!

Due to popular demand Painted City has returned to Greyfriars Municipal Gallery. Tuesday to Saturday 10am to 5pm – Admission FREE The exhibition, featuring views of Waterford, is now also … Continue reading

August 20, 2014 · Leave a comment

SEPTEMBER IN THE THEATRE ROYAL

As the summer slowly fades into autumn and the days get a little bit shorter and chillier – the Theatre Royal has plenty for you to go and see on … Continue reading

August 19, 2014 · Leave a comment

DUNGARVAN TOWN HALL THEATRE PUBLIC MEETING

Your Theatre Your say… Waterford City and County Council invite you to get involved with the future of Dungarvan’s very own Theatre. We want to hear what you want to … Continue reading

August 18, 2014 · Leave a comment

‘PERSONAL SPACE’ AT THE HIVE GALLERY

28TH AUGUST – 4TH SEPTEMBER 2014 Exhibition opening Thursday 28th August, 7pm Hive Emerging presents its final exhibition for its Summer Program, ‘Personal Space’. This show will open on the … Continue reading

August 13, 2014 · Leave a comment

WATERFORD CONCERT ORCHESTRA PRESENTS PICTURES OF IRELAND

Christ Church Cathedral, Waterford – September 27th, 8.00pm Tickets €20/€18 Granuaile by Shaun Davey (including the famous Ripples in the Rockpools) will help Waterford celebrate its 1100th birthday in this gallery of orchestral … Continue reading

July 26, 2014 · Leave a comment

FUND-IT TARGET REACHED FOR NEW STREET GARDENS

UPDATE: New Street Gardens would like to thank all of those who contributed to the recent Fund-It campaign. The Gardens are up and running, but if you would still like … Continue reading

June 4, 2014 · 1 Comment

ART ON WATERFORD’S RAILINGS

Be part of a spectacular open air art exhibition! Calling all artists to get involved in colouring the city streets during the summer months by joining Art On The Railings. … Continue reading

May 28, 2014 · 1 Comment

OPERA REHEARSALS IN GREYFRIARS GALLERY, WATERFORD

The Invader scheduled Orchestra and then Orchestra and Choral rehearsals on May 21 and 22 respectfully at Greyfriars Municipal Gallery. It was a great experience for the staff as well … Continue reading

May 26, 2014 · Leave a comment

THE INVADER GOES TO WEXFORD

After its phenomenal opening in Waterford over the weekend, the spectacular new opera The Invader comes to the Wexford Opera House for one night – this Friday May 30th. Created … Continue reading

May 26, 2014 · Leave a comment

BE PREPARED TO BE INVADED – MAY 23 & 24

The Invader opens in Waterford on May 23rd – the world premiere of a new Irish Opera created by Eric Sweeney and Mark Roper, directed by Ben Barnes for Theatre Royal … Continue reading

May 7, 2014 · Leave a comment

THE BUNNY COLLECTIVE AT SOMA CONTEMPORARY GALLERY

Please note – exhibition now closed From May 8th – June 7th 2014, Soma Contemporary Gallery Waterford The Young-Girl’s Gaze explores how young women exist online, and how the internet can … Continue reading

April 28, 2014 · Leave a comment

ASLAN DUO POSTPONED DUE TO ADVERSE WEATHER

Concert postponed to a later date This Friday the Summer In The City programme is launched in John Roberts Square featuring the dynamic Aslan Duo of founder members Billy McGuinness … Continue reading

April 27, 2014 · Leave a comment

WAKING UP IN WATERFORD – PAUL BOKSLAG AT THE WRH

The Waterford Healing Arts Trust (WHAT) presents Waking Up in Waterford, an exhibition of papercuts by artist Paul Bokslag. The Waking Up in Waterford exhibition explores the artist’s unexpected experience of … Continue reading

April 27, 2014 · Leave a comment

GER WOLFE FOR MUSIC AT THE MUSEUM SUNDAY LUNCHTIME CONCERT

Sunday 11th May at 12:30 pm/ Doors 12 Noon Back on the road again, Ger Wolfe returns to Waterford with a new album “I Have Been Loved” on Sunday 11th May. … Continue reading

April 16, 2014 · Leave a comment

‘HOUND’ KICKSTARTER CAMPAIGN

A re-imagining of Ireland’s greatest myth: the life and times of the warrior Cu Chulainn The legend of the warrior Cu Chulainn is one of the great myths of the … Continue reading

April 12, 2014 · Leave a comment

NOT A GAME FOR BOYS – CENTRAL HALL

Central Hall, The Quay, Waterford from April 2nd to 12th at 8pm Starring Kieran Doyle, Trevor Somers and Stephen Forristal NOT A GAME FOR BOYS by Simon Block makes it’s … Continue reading

April 4, 2014 · 1 Comment

SEÁN DUNNE YOUNG WRITERS AWARDS & WINNING ENTRIES

UPDATE: LINKS TO WINNING ENTRIES NOW ADDED This year the Sean Dunne Young Writers winning entrants are: Noel O’ Regan a 28 year old writer from Tralee in County Kerry … Continue reading

April 2, 2014 · 1 Comment

COISCEAM AT GARTER LANE

Saturday April 5th at 8pm. Experience an evening of unforgettable storytelling from CoisCeim Dance Theatre. The award-winning ‘Swimming With My Mother’ and ‘Missing’ are two extraordinary shows by David Bolger. … Continue reading

March 31, 2014 · Leave a comment

ARTS GRANT AWARDS ANNOUNCED

At its monthly meeting, on Monday March 10, Waterford City Council approved the expenditure of €235,000 on Arts Grants and Venue Programmes. The motion was proposed by Clr. Mary Roche … Continue reading

March 11, 2014 · Leave a comment

ADRIAN COOKE – CLASSICAL DRAWINGS AT AOIFE’S

Classical Drawings: Portraits and Master Copies by artist, Adrian Cooke, The exhibition features master copies from Charles Bargue’s Cours de Dessin – a renowned 19th-century drawing course, practised by many … Continue reading

March 11, 2014 · Leave a comment

THEATRE ROYAL MAY EVENTS

May is a busy month in the Theatre Royal with lots to offer for all the family including the World Premiere of The Invader!   THE INVADER Thursday 22 to … Continue reading

March 10, 2014 · Leave a comment