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CAPPOQUIN MARKET HOUSE CRAFTWORKS OPENS

10.00am to 5.00pm Tuesday to Sunday. Having successfully been involved in a temporary studios and shop, “The Lismore Craft Collective” in 2014, Len Canton (leatherwork), Joan Casey (mosaic & felt) … Continue reading

June 10, 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

BEALTAINE FESTIVE LINKS

Though Bealtaine was cancelled due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic – Age & Opportunity (the people behind the festival) have come up with a brilliant list of links and online … Continue reading

April 28, 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

FREE ON-LINE CIRCUS WORKSHOPS

In response to the Covid-19 Pandemic and its requirement that young people stay at home with their families Core Creations has moved its youth workshops online. Even better they are … Continue reading

April 28, 2020 · Leave a comment

GARTER LANE CALL-OUT FOR ARTISTS FOR ONLINE INCUBATOR FOR THEATRE & YOUNG AUDIENCES

Theatre work opportunity

April 19, 2020 · Leave a comment

EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST SOUGHT FROM YOUTH WORKERS FOR TEMPORARY DEPLOYMENT TO RESIDENTIAL CENTRES FOR CHILDREN & YOUNG PEOPLE

The Department of Children and Youth Affairs (DCYA) are seeking expressions of interest from Youth Workers for temporary deployment to residential centres for children and young people. These essential services are … Continue reading

April 17, 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

LRK WRITE A SHORT PLAY WORKSHOPS DEADLINE – APRIL 22

Calling all young writers !! Deadline approaching!! Little Red Kettle Write a Short Play Workshops with Ben Hennessy!! This opportunity is open to all little Red Kettlers – past and … Continue reading

March 17, 2020 · Leave a comment

ARTS PRACTICE GRANT APPLICATIONS CLOSED

Arts Practice Grant applications are now closed. 07/10/2019   Waterford City & County Council are inviting applications for Arts projects for 2020 . This year the Arts Practice Grants application … Continue reading

September 29, 2019 · Leave a comment

TED AND MARY O’REGAN ARTS BURSARY 2018 CLOSING FRIDAY!

The closing date for the receipt of applications 2018 is Friday 1st June at 5pm. Applications are now being invited for the fourteenth annual Ted & Mary O’Regan Arts Bursary. The Bursary … Continue reading

May 21, 2018 · Leave a comment

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

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

JAPANESE BLACK INK PAINTING WORKSHOP

Coastguard Cultural Centre Tramore, Co. Waterford, Sat 24th February 2018 @ 10.00am – 4.00pm & Sun 25th February 2018 @ 10.00am-4.00pm Sumi-e: Japanese Black Ink Painting is a unique art … Continue reading

February 13, 2018 · Leave a comment

MURDER OF CROWS AT GARTER LANE

Garter Lane Arts Centre, Tuesday and Thursday 13th-15th February at 8pm and Wednesday February 14th at 2:30pm. Murder of Crows is a compelling and new drama woven together by Dublin … Continue reading

January 27, 2018 · Leave a comment

TRAMORE COASTGUARD CULTURAL CENTRE EVENTS

Hooks and Crookes Coastguard Cultural Centre, Tramore, Friday 24th November at 8pm The Much Travelled and well liked local Sea Shanty Group, Hooks and Crookes, are hosting a concert on Friday … Continue reading

November 22, 2017 · Leave a comment

DUNGARVAN CAMERA CLUB EXHIBITION

  The Rogue Gallery, Wed Nov 8th at 7 pm until Sat Nov 18th. Dungarvan Camera Club will exhibit in The Rogue Gallery, Waterford this November. The group consists of a diverse range … Continue reading

November 4, 2017 · Leave a comment

EXHIBITION ‘NOW OR NEVER’ AT COASTGUARD CULTURAL CENTRE

Saturday 11th November at 3.00 pm. Coastguard Cultural Centre, Tramore invites you to ‘NOW or NEVER’, an exhibition of artwork by Trish Mulcahy, Eleanor Moore, Anna Moore. Exhibition will be … Continue reading

October 31, 2017 · Leave a comment

BILLY O’DWYER BOB IN CONCERT

Coastguard Cultural Centre, Tramore, Co.Waterford. 16th June 8:00pm. Singer/songwriter Billy O’Dwyer Bob will be performing at the Coastguard Cultural Centre in Tramore on Friday the 16th of June at 8:00pm. Based in … Continue reading

June 7, 2017 · Leave a comment

SONIC DREAMS FESTIVAL FUNDRAISER

Central Arts, Waterford – 30th April @ 9:30pm Tickets €12 (early bird €10) Sonic Arts Waterford (SAW) are thrilled to announce our first promo event of 2017. This year will see … Continue reading

April 20, 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

IMAGINE ARTS FESTIVAL AND WATERFORD WRITERS WEEKEND

Imagine Arts Festival and Waterford Writers Weekend announce a new collaboration. The committees of Imagine Arts Festival – October 19th to 29th and Waterford Writers Weekend have announced plans to … Continue reading

March 21, 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

IMAGINE FESTIVAL SEEKS ARTISTIC DIRECTOR

Imagine Festival seeks Artistic Director Imagine Arts Festival seeks a dynamic, experienced and highly motivated Festival Director to assume responsibility for the year round management of the Festival including the … Continue reading

February 21, 2017 · Leave a comment

BARITONE GAVAN RING TO PERFORM AT CITY HALL

City Hall, Waterford, Thursday March 2nd @ 7:30pm International Star Baritone Gavan Ring to perform at City Hall International opera star, Gavan Ring will be the guest of Waterford-Music on March … Continue reading

February 21, 2017 · Leave a comment

2017 ARTS PRACTICE GRANTS (NOW CLOSED)

Arts Act Grants, Professional Project Grants, Rural Arts Networking Grants, Playwright & Producer Team Grant, Screenwriter & Producer Team Grant

February 19, 2017 · Leave a comment

BITCH FALCON AT CENTRAL ARTS

Central Arts – February 10th @ 9:00pm Bitch Falcon kick off their first Irish tour at Central Arts on February 10th. The three-piece are set to embark on their first tour … Continue reading

January 25, 2017 · Leave a comment

ARTS OFFICER’S ANNUAL BRIEFING (& MULLED WINE, MINCE PIES)

December 20th – 17.00 – 21.00 Waterford City & County Arts Service invites you to its Annual Arts Officer’s Briefing in the beautiful surroundings of Greyfriars Municipal Art Gallery. Come along … Continue reading

December 14, 2016 · Leave a comment

THE SONGS & TALL TALES OF JERRY FISH

Central Arts, 23rd December – 9:00pm For one night only, you are invited to come, join Jerry Fish in the warm and intimate setting that is Central Arts. ‘The Songs … Continue reading

December 8, 2016 · Leave a comment

BETWEEN THE BARS WITH KATIE KIM AND MARC O’REILLY!

St. Patrick’s Gateway, Waterford, 3rd December – 8:00pm. A double bill of Katie Kim and Marc O’Reilly making a rare return to their home City following both releasing critically acclaimed … Continue reading

November 28, 2016 · 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

WATERFORD HOMECRAFTS CHRISTMAS CRAFT FAIR

Garter Lane Arts Centre Fri 25 Nov – Fri 23 Dec Explore the finest range of unique gift ideas handmade by local craftspeople, at the Waterford Homecrafts Annual Christmas Craft … Continue reading

November 2, 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

CURSE – GARTER LANE

CURSE by Ger Bourke: Garter Lane – Friday June 17th – 20:00 Curse tells the story of one man’s titanic struggle against a changing, commercial, landscape. An indifferent society. A frightened … Continue reading

June 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

FOR 1 NIGHT ONLY! STORYBOOKS AND STOCKINGS BURLESQUE

Garter Lane Arts Centre, Waterford, June 11 – 20.00 A theatrical burlesque story of love, fear and madness… Oh and of course, stockings. ‘Storybooks and Stockings’ is a piece of … Continue reading

May 6, 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