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“MAINIE, EVIE, MARY AND GRACE” EXHIBITION IN GREYFRIARS!

Last couple of weeks to catch “MAINIE, EVIE, MARY AND GRACE –  The Women Who Led the Modern Movement in Irish Art” Curated by artist Ben Hennessy, this exhibition tells … Continue reading

July 25, 2017 · Leave a comment

WATERFORD FILM FESTIVAL: CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS

Call For Submissions! The Late and Final Deadline is Aug 18th. Short films and scripts wanted! Enter online at http://www.waterfordfilmfestival.net Fee to enter is €20 per project. The film festival … Continue reading

July 14, 2017 · Leave a comment

MOLLY KEANE RETREAT APPLICATION 2017

Closing date: Monday 17th July 2017 Waterford City & County Council’s Arts Office is offering Waterford Writers’ the opportunity to attend the Molly Keane Writers Retreat Week in Ardmore, Co. … Continue reading

June 27, 2017 · Leave a comment

SECONDARY SCHOOL ARTS PROGRAMME OPPORTUNITY

Waterford City & County Council’s Arts Office is now accepting expressions of interest from groups and/or individuals to deliver a strand of their Secondary School Arts Programme for the school … Continue reading

June 27, 2017 · Leave a comment

DUNGARVAN BRASS BAND – AWARDS NIGHT CONCERT

Town Hall Theatre Dungarvan, June 19th, 7.15pm – 8.30pm On Monday June 19th, at the Town Hall Theatre Dungarvan, members of Dungarvan Brass and Youth Bands will come together to … Continue reading

June 7, 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

TRAINING OPPORTUNITY FOR WATERFORD MUSICIANS

Old Market House Arts Centre, Dungarvan Thursday 26th January from 10am to 12.30pm The Arts Office, Waterford City & County Council is pleased to offer an opportunity to musicians to … Continue reading

January 11, 2017 · Leave a comment

‘LúAC IN THE LIBRARY’ – EXHIBITION OPENING

Waterford City Library, exhibition opening – January 4th @ 6pm LúAC Artist Collective will be exhibiting their first exhibition of 2017 which will include, painting, photography and sculpture. LúAC is a Waterford based art collective comprising of Ailise O’Neill, … Continue reading

December 19, 2016 · Leave a comment

BOOZE BLAA’S & BANTER!

Jordan’s Bar, The Quay Waterford, Sat 29th Oct, Begins @ 9am Kick off your bank holiday weekend tomorrow with the annual Hootenanny in Jordan’s Bar, on The Quay’s Waterford. Starting at … Continue reading

October 28, 2016 · Leave a comment

IMAGINE ARTS FESTIVAL, ‘SWEET ECHOES OF THE SINGERS GONE’, Waterford Dramatic Society

Waterford Dramatic Society at the Imagine Festival presents ‘Sweet Echoes of the Singers Gone’ A 1916 miscellany of poetry, songs, dramatic and other readings around the Easter Rising and World … Continue reading

October 19, 2016 · 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

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

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

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

BUSY OCTOBER IN THE THEATRE ROYAL

October is a busy month in the Theatre Royal with a whole lot of Events and Activities culminating in the grand spectacle of The Phantom of the Opera. JONATHAN HARKER … Continue reading

October 9, 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

THE BACKSTRAND IN CONCERT

POET, COMPOSER & PHOTOGRAPHER FOR MUSIC AT THE MUSEUM Sunday 9th February at 12:30 pm Following their widely praised concert Watersong at the museum early last year poet Mark Roper, … Continue reading

March 5, 2014 · Leave a 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

CAROLINE REID-O’BRIEN FOR MUSIC AT THE MUSEUM

Sunday February 9th at 12.30pm, Medieval Museum, Waterford Soprano Caroline Reid-O’Brien, accompanied by Yvonne Collier on piano and classical guitarist Gareth Duffy, will perform on Sunday 9th February at 12.30pm. … Continue reading

January 29, 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

JAZZ – THE LITTLE RADIO PLAY GARTER LANE THIS SATURDAY

Music Network Presents Iain Ballamy and Stian Carstensen’s The Little Radio on Saturday 1st February, Garter Lane Arts  Centre, Waterford at 8pm. Meet the Odd Couple: Iain Ballamy’s big-hearted Ben Webster-ish … Continue reading

January 16, 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

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