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THEATRE ROYAL JUNE EVENTS

The Summer is here and the Theatre Royal are really getting into the swing of things with shows and events that has something for everyone! THE FULL IRISH MONTH/ THE … Continue reading

May 3, 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

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

VIKING VOICES AT CHRIST CHURCH CATHEDRAL

Christ Church Cathedral was the location for a unique celebration of Waterford’s Viking history at 11am on Friday 21st March. Students from five secondary schools  performed twelve original compositions based … Continue reading

March 13, 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

POETRY IN MOTION AT GARTER LANE

Speaking through the Language of Dance Sunday 23 March, 12 noon, Garter Lane Theatre. Tickets: €8 (€5 Garter Lane Friends & concs). A Moving Experience Embodied Text An Invitation to Dance! … Continue reading

March 11, 2014 · 1 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

ANIMATED COMMUNITY AT CHRIST CHURCH

Christ Church Cathedral, Waterford, Saturday 5th April from 2pm. ANIMATED COMMUNITY: Celebrating the power of the arts in our lives Come and see, hear, touch, taste, listen, move, laugh, sing…….be moved and … Continue reading

March 7, 2014 · Leave a comment

PAOLA CATIZONE IN SOMA CONTEMPORARY GALLERY

An exhibition of drawings, video and performance by Paola Catizone Exhibition runs from 7th March – 29th March “Drawing is not a window on the world but a device for … Continue reading

March 6, 2014 · Leave a comment

LAST FEW DAYS EXOTICA IN GREYFRIARS

Exotica: Greyfriars Municipal Gallery until May 18th – Tuesdays to Saturdays 10am to 5pm. Sunday 1pm – 5pm Waterford’s municipal collection is often viewed as being largelly composed of traditional … Continue reading

March 5, 2014 · Leave a comment

WATERFORD’S WRITERS’ WEEKEND MARCH 20TH – 23RD

The Waterford Writers Weekend 2014 celebrates the art and the craft of writing. This lively weekend is filled with workshops, readings and debates designed to engage and delight audiences. Based … Continue reading

March 5, 2014 · 1 Comment

DEADLINE 4PM – FRIDAY, FEB 14.

The deadline has now passed. The 2014 Arts Grants submission process is now closed. _________________________________________________________ The Arts Grant applications system is now closed The grants are under three headings: Production … Continue reading

February 13, 2014 · Leave a comment

EXHIBITING IN GARTER LANE…

Garter Lane Arts Centre is delighted to announce two exhibitions, in the main gallery ‘tenmileradius’ by Waterford born artist John O Regan and ‘From the Studios’ featuring Garter Lanes current … Continue reading

January 30, 2014 · Leave a comment

JIM NOLAN’S DREAMLAND PREMIERES IN GARTER LANE

Dreamland by Jim Nolan Previews: February 7th,8th and 10th Opens Tuesday February 11th and runs to March 1st. 8pm 1934, a rural pub in a village on the south coast … Continue reading

January 29, 2014 · 1 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

FINGHIN COLLINS TO PLAY RHAPSODY IN BLUE IN WATERFORD

February 8th, 20.00, Christ Church, Waterford Internationally renowned pianist Finghin Collins will team up with Waterford Concert Orchestra (WCO) this February to play the very popular Rhapsody in Blue by … Continue reading

January 15, 2014 · Leave a comment

INTRODUCTION TO ART PRINTMAKING (COURSE)

Martin Fahy at Southpaw Studio is running an ‘Introduction to Art Printmaking’ course this month covering all the major aspects in this exciting form of graphic reproduction. The course will … Continue reading

January 15, 2014 · Leave a comment

MADRIGALLERY FOR MUSIC AT THE MUSEUM

SUNDAY 26th JANUARY 12.30pm First up for the Sunday lunchtime concert series at the Medieval Museum in 2014 is Madrigallery. Under the inspired direction of Kevin O’Carroll, Madrigallery have spread their artistic … Continue reading

January 8, 2014 · Leave a comment

VIENNA MOZART TRIO FOR WATERFORD’S LARGE ROOM

On Wednesday January 22nd one of Austria’s foremost chamber music ensembles the Vienna Mozart Trio will open the 72nd Spring season of Waterford Music, the international chamber music concert series … Continue reading

January 8, 2014 · 2 Comments

A TALE OF TWO CATHEDRALS

On January 25th and 26th Waterford will celebrate its unique Twin Georgian Cathedrals, and the birth three hundred years ago (on January 26th 1714) of the designer of both cathedrals, … Continue reading

January 8, 2014 · 1 Comment

HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM SOMA

The Soma Annual Christmas Show opened on Friday December 6th with a Mulled Wine and Champaign reception. It was packed opening with many of the artists and their families in … Continue reading

December 8, 2013 · Leave a comment

WINTERVAL AT GREYFRIARS

The first arts Winterval at Greyfriars has been deemed a big success. It was open right up to December 23 where people could come in and enjoy a cup of … Continue reading

November 29, 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

28 HOURS LATER… WATERFORD YOUTH ARTS!

28 Hours to make a performance to celebrate 28 years of Ireland’s premier Youth Arts organisation. Garter Lane, November 24th – 19.00 28 hours to create Magic: The cream of … Continue reading

November 15, 2013 · Leave a comment

RTE VANBRUGH QUARTET IN CITY HALL’S LARGE ROOM

The Large Room, City Hall, Thursday November 14th – 20.00 Waterford Music presents Ireland’s foremost chamber ensemble the RTE Vanbrugh Quartet who will perform the world premiere of Christopher NORBY’s … Continue reading

November 14, 2013 · Leave a comment

‘CAT’ IS BACK AT CENTRAL HALL THIS WEEKEND

CAT – written and performed by Richard Hardwick. Central Hall – November 14th to 16th – 20.00 “An absolutely marvellous performance.  One of the best shows we have ever seen … Continue reading

November 12, 2013 · Leave a comment

WATERFORD FILM FESTIVAL

The Waterford Film Festival, now in its 7th year, runs from November 8th to 10th in its new home at the historic Granville Hotel on the Quays. Festival submissions this … Continue reading

November 6, 2013 · Leave a comment

VERA KLUTE EXHIBITION IN ARDKEEN HOSPITAL

Body Conscious III
 by Vera Klute Dates 24th Oct. – 28th November – Outpatient’s Corridor, Waterford Regional Hospital,
Times 09.00 – 18.00 Monday – Friday Waterford Healing Arts Trust is delighted to … Continue reading

November 3, 2013 · Leave a comment

SALUTE TO RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN IN THE LARGE ROOM

Waterford Concert Orchestra presents A Salute to Rodgers and Hammerstein The Large Room November 9 – 20.00 Since their initial collaboration in 1943 on the show Oklahoma! Richard Rodgers and … Continue reading

October 29, 2013 · Leave a comment

THE PHANTOM IN THE THEATRE ROYAL

The Phantom Of The Opera Thursday October 31 to Saturday 9th of November South Eastern Theatre Group presents what is considered Andrew Lloyd Webber’s best and most successful musical The … Continue reading

October 28, 2013 · Leave a comment

JANET PIERCE SOLO EXHIBITION CONTINUES IN GREYFRIARS

Greyfriars Muncipal Art Gallery, Greyfriars Street, Waterford. Tuesdays to Saturdays 10.00 – 17.00. Janet Pierce’s painting is informed by emotional landscapes evoking the Scottish Highlands, the rugged seascapes of Donegal … Continue reading

October 28, 2013 · Leave a comment

VOCALIS: LUNCHTIME CONCERT – MEDIEVAL MUSEUM

Medieval Museum, Sunday October 27, 12.00 The quality choral group Vocalis presents a lunchtime concert in the Medieval Museum, Waterford on Sunday October 27th at 12 noon. The concert will … Continue reading

October 22, 2013 · Leave a comment

HISTORY & HERITAGE AT IMAGINE

October 26th is History and Heritage day at the Imagine Arts Festival which runs from October 17th to the 27th. ‘Booze, Blaa’s & Banter’ Venue: Jordan’s American Bar, The Viking … Continue reading

October 16, 2013 · Leave a comment

DANCE AT IMAGINE

Imagine Arts Festival, Waterford 2013 – Dance Events 17th to 27th October 2013 FUSION by Animated State Dance Theatre Company Venue: Central Hall, 123a The Quay, Waterford October 20 at 17.00 … Continue reading

October 14, 2013 · Leave a comment