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ELECTRONIC WITH JON HUSSEY AT CENTRAL ARTS

Central Arts, May 4th at 9pm Electronic is delighted to welcome the legendary JON HUSSEY for its May Bank Holiday Weekend edition! Full Line-Up Jon Hussey (RLSD Records) Chris Murphy … Continue reading

April 30, 2018 · Leave a comment

WATERFORD MUSICAL SOCIETY PRESENTS ‘FIDDLER ON THE ROOF’ AT THEATRE ROYAL

Fiddler On The Roof, Theatre Royal, The Mall, Waterford , May 2nd to May 5th at 8pm.

Award winning and critically acclaimed Waterford Musical Society return to the Theatre Royal next May with the classic Musical, Fiddler on the Roof.

With music by Jerry Bock, lyrics by Sheldon Harnick, and book by Joseph Stein, it is set in the small village of Anetevka in 1905 imperialistic Russia.

April 27, 2018 · Leave a comment

DICK N DAVE TO PERFORM AT UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL WATERFORD

University Hospital Waterford, Tuesday May 1st at 1.30pm. Waterford Healing Arts Trust (WHAT) will present a live performance by Dick n’ Dave of its Healing Sounds programme in the foyer … Continue reading

April 27, 2018 · Leave a comment

‘BEALTAINE’ EXHIBITION OF WORK BY RIVER BARN ARTISTS

Gallery 20ten, 18a, Lombard St, Waterford, May 1st to June 2nd, 2018, Gallery opening hours are 1 to 5pm, Wednesday to Saturday The ‘Bealtaine’ visual art exhibition at Gallery 20ten … Continue reading

April 26, 2018 · Leave a comment

SNOWPOET AT THE COASTGUARD CULTURAL CENTRE TRAMORE

Tramore Coastguard Cultural Centre, Tramore,Sunday May 6th at 8pm Thought You Knew is the second album from Snowpoet, the London based band led by the award winning Irish vocalist Lauren … Continue reading

April 21, 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

OPEN SUBMISSION CALLING ALL WRITERS

Would you like the opportunity to have your piece on the big screen at Garter Lane Arts Centre  this Summer? Modwords, a weekend long, city-wide festival, filled with original plays, spoken word, … Continue reading

April 3, 2018 · Leave a comment

MARC O’REILLY, AILBHE REDDY, AND BASCIVILLE AT ST. PATRICK’S GATEWAY CENTRE

St. Patrick’s Gateway Centre, Waterford, Saturday April 14th, 8.00pm-10.30pm. Wexford’s finest soul and blues act Basciville make their long awaited Waterford debut alongside Dublin singer-songwriter Ailbhe Reddy and Waterford native and musician Marc … Continue reading

April 3, 2018 · Leave a comment

NEW MUSIC DEVELOPMENT OFFICER WITH MUSIC GENERATION WATERFORD

Congratulations to Shauna McCullough the newly appointed Music Development Officer for Music Generation Waterford. Shauna comes to Waterford from Music Generation Cork, where she spent the past five years working … Continue reading

February 22, 2018 · Leave a comment

CHRISTMAS IN BENILDUS 2

St. Joseph and Benildus Church, Wednesday 20th December, 8.00pm Project Management presents Christmas in Benildus 2: An Evening of Music, Poetry and Reading on a Christmas Theme.  The evening will include … Continue reading

December 12, 2017 · Leave a comment

PRINTMAKING WORKSHOP WITH ANNE MCDONNELL

Greyfriars Municipal Art Gallery, Saturday the 16th of December, 1.30pm Fine Art Printmaker Anne McDonnell will facilitate a printmaking workshop for kids in the beautiful surroundings of the Waterford Municipal Art … Continue reading

December 9, 2017 · Leave a comment

LAUNCH OF IMAGINE ARTS FESTIVAL 2017

  St John’s College (Enter grounds from the Folly), Thursday 21st September 2017 at 7pm. The official launch of Imagine Arts Festival 2017 will take place Thursday 21st September 2017 at 7.00pm. … Continue reading

September 15, 2017 · Leave a comment

ISACS AT SPRAOI FESTIVAL

Spraoi Festival Waterford – 4th, 5th and 6th August 2017 You’re invited to join ISACS at Spraoi Festival on the 4th, 5th and 6th August, to attend the longest running … Continue reading

July 21, 2017 · Leave a comment

RTE NATIONWIDE WATERFORD GREENWAY

  RTE Nationwide, Friday 12th May @ 7pm Enjoy this taster of the RTE Nationwide feature on Waterford Greenway due to be broadcast on Friday 12th May at 7pm. An … Continue reading

May 11, 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

BIRR WRITERS RESIDENCY WEEK SUBMISSIONS

Birr Writers Residency Week now open for submissions. Closing date for application is 3pm on Friday 10th of March 2017. Tin Jug Studio offers professional writers an opportunity to spend … Continue reading

February 24, 2017 · Leave a comment

CARLOW ARTS FESTIVAL OPEN CALLS

LIVE WORKS 2017 Calling performing arts professionals and organisations to submit your best and boldest ideas to take part in the Carlow Arts Festival 2017 LIVE WORK performance strand. The … Continue reading

February 24, 2017 · Leave a comment

WATERFORD HEALING ARTS TRUST (WHAT)

WHAT is inviting applications from suitably qualified people to join a panel of musicians to perform for and with patients of University Hospital Waterford as part of our monthly Healing … Continue reading

October 1, 2016 · Leave a comment

IN THE WILLOWS IN GARTER LANE

Garter Lane Arts Centre, Sunday May 1st, 8pm Formed in late 2011 as an acoustic trio, Waterford band In The Willows have since grown to a six piece folk band … Continue reading

April 23, 2016 · 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

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

SEÁN DUNNE YOUNG WRITERS’ AWARDS

The closing date for 2014 entries has passed. __________________________________________________________________________________ Get out your pens and pencils and start writing – You have until Friday at 5.30 pm to get your entries … Continue reading

January 19, 2014 · 1 Comment

HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM HIVE, MICHAEL STREET

HIVE WINTERPORT EXHIBITION, MICHAEL STREET Hive Emerging presented its first annual Christmas arts fair featuring local, national & international arts, craft, music, design & more. The fair featured 12 days … Continue reading

December 8, 2013 · Leave a comment

RED KETTLE’S BAGLADY AT CENTRAL HALL

Central Hall, 123 A The Quays – December 2nd to the 14th:  Monday to Friday at 18.30, Saturdays at 20.00 Red Kettle Theatre Company presents Baglady, by Frank McGuinness. It … Continue reading

November 19, 2013 · Leave a comment

VISUAL ARTS AT THE IMAGINE FESTIVAL

Imagine Arts Festival, Waterford 2013 – Events 17th to 27th October 2013 Amanda Coogan Performance Art with WIT students, Venue: WIT Good Shepherd Chapel, College Street Campus, Date and Time: … Continue reading

October 23, 2013 · Leave a comment

ELIZABETH DOWNEY MEMORIAL CONCERT

Friday October 18, 20.00 – Large Room, City Hall, Waterford Singing and voice production were the main teaching subjects, according to her name plate, of renowned Waterford music teacher Elizabeth … Continue reading

October 8, 2013 · Leave a comment

VOLUNTEER FOR THE IMAGINE ARTS FESTIVAL

The Imagine Arts Festival, which runs in Waterford from October 17 – 27 is looking for volunteers. Artistic Director Ollie Breslin is looking for people who may like to get … Continue reading

September 30, 2013 · 2 Comments

PAYMENT GUIDELINE FOR PROFFESIONAL ARTISTS

After a year long research and consultation process Visual Artists Ireland, the all Ireland organisation representing professional visual artists, has launched the Payment Guidelines for Professional Visual Artists. For the … Continue reading

September 23, 2013 · Leave a comment

LIFE IS A CABARET AT GARTER LANE

Garter Lane Arts Centre Saturday September 28th – 8pm, Sunday 29th – 3pm. An intergenerational production brought to you by members of the Generation Arts project. Directed by Libby Seward, … Continue reading

September 15, 2013 · Leave a comment

‘BEYOND THE NAKED EYE’ – EXHIBITION

Conor Campbell ‘Beyond the Naked Eye’ – Soma Contemporary Gallery, Lombard Street, Waterford running until Saturday, April 20th. An exhibition combining both architecture and the organic, going beyond what is seen … Continue reading

April 4, 2013 · Leave a comment

GREYFRIARS’ MUNICIPAL ART GALLERY

Greyfriars Municipal Gallery, Greyfriars Street, Waterford This former Methodist church dates from the mid-nineteenth century and is situated in the historic quarter of Waterford city – the Viking Triangle – … Continue reading

March 16, 2013 · 6 Comments

YOUTH SOCIAL INCLUSION ARTS PROGRAMME

Waterford City Council’s Youth Social Inclusion Arts programme is in partnership with Waterford Youth Arts. It is a music programme aimed at supporting young people that would traditionally not have … Continue reading

March 11, 2013 · Leave a comment

NATIONAL HERITAGE WEEK

This years National Heritage Week takes place 18th – 24th August. Click here for a full list of events taking place in Waterford.

August 20, 2012 · Leave a comment

IGS DAY TOUR FROM DUBLIN TO WATERFORD CITY

EVENT TAKING PLACE THE 25th AUGUST 2012: Irish Georgian Society committee member, Letitia Pollard together with Eamonn McEneaney, head of the Waterford Treasures Medieval Museum, have arranged a day tour … Continue reading

August 17, 2012 · Leave a comment