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EXHIBITION: “PAINTER, PAINT”, BY SÍLE WALSH

GOMA Waterford, May Thursday 30th at 6:30 pm Some may recognise Síle Walsh as a recent contestant from the popular Sky Arts talent show Portrait Artist of the Year. Síle … Continue reading

May 24, 2019 · Leave a comment

MUSIC – DAY TRIPPER 2019

Gasworks, Waterside Car Park, Waterford [event location]. RTE Concert Orchestra & Jenny Grenne Friday 31st May & doors 7:00 p.m. Tickets: €49.50 [over 16’s only] click here. The 48 piece RTE … Continue reading

May 22, 2019 · Leave a comment

CREATIVE WRITING WORKSHOPS BY KAREN POWER

Curraghmore House, Saturday 15th June, Friday 12th July, Sunday 15th August, from 9 am to 4:30 pm Irish Time best selling author, Karen Power presents one day creative writing workshops at … Continue reading

May 21, 2019 · Leave a comment

AFRICA DAY WATERFORD 2019

Waterford City and County Council will host a series of activities as part of Waterford’s Cultural Quarter on Thursday 6th June from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. to mark Africa … Continue reading

May 20, 2019 · Leave a comment

THE BIG DIG

Viking Triangle, Cathedral Square, Saturday & Sunday 1st & 2nd June at 12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Join the Big Dig in association with the Waterford Viking Triangle and as … Continue reading

May 18, 2019 · Leave a comment

WATERFORD YOUTH ARTS – SUMMER SCHOOL 2019

Mount Sion, Monday 8th – Friday 12th July. Registration is now open for 2019’s Waterford Youth Arts Summer School for young people between the ages of 6 -13 years. With activities … Continue reading

May 17, 2019 · Leave a comment

EXHIBITION – SEVEN SUMMER STARS

WHAT Centre for Arts & health, UHW, Wednesday 29th May and 6:00 p.m. Waterford Healing Arts Trust (WHAT) will host a special artwork showcase on Wednesday 29th May. Seven Summer Stars … Continue reading

May 17, 2019 · Leave a comment

FILM “A PRIVATE WAR”

Garter Lane Arts Centre, May Tuesday 21st at 7:30 pm Celebrated war correspondent Marie Colvin is a woman who is as comfortable downing martinis with high society’s elite as she … Continue reading

May 17, 2019 · Leave a comment

MUSIC – FISH GO DEEP & GET DOWN EDITS

Shortts & Project Bar, Friday 31st May & doors at 11:00 p.m. Fish Go Deep are Irish house dons Greg Dowling and Shane Johnson. As DJs, the pair have been … Continue reading

May 17, 2019 · Leave a comment

EXHIBITION – DUNMORE EAST WATERCOLOUR GROUP

Waterford Harbour Sailing Club, Friday 31st May to Monday 3rd June 2019. The Dunmore East Water Colour Group’s Annual Art Exhibition will officially open at 7pm on Friday 31st May … Continue reading

May 17, 2019 · Leave a comment

ROYAL BALLET: WITHIN THE GOLDEN HOUR (LIVE) 2019

Odeon Cinema Waterford, Thursday 16th May & doors at 7:15 p.m. (200 mins run time). The contemporary face of The Royal Ballet is shown in works from three of today’s  … Continue reading

May 16, 2019 · Leave a comment

EXHIBITION – A BETTER PLACE

UHW, solo exhibition by Artist Deirdre Dunne as selected via a public vote. Artist Deirdre Dunne will present a solo exhibition at UHW this summer, with the aim of making … Continue reading

May 16, 2019 · Leave a comment

MUSIC – TAU

Central Arts, Thursday 30th May & doors at 9:00 p.m. A band that has been described as ‘a fascinating variety of music genres from psych-folk to krautrock, modern day psychedelia … Continue reading

May 16, 2019 · Leave a comment

INTONATIONS- END OF SEASON CONCERT

Garter Lane Arts Centre, Saturday May 25th at 8 am The 30 member choir will perform music from modern artists such as Queen and Bon Jovi along with songs by … Continue reading

May 15, 2019 · Leave a comment

STEAMWORKS TALKS : MIND THE GAP

Boxworks Co.Work.Space, Wednesday 15th of May, 6 pm to 8:30 pm Gender diversity remains an issue across the technology and creative industries sector and the reality of these statistics is … Continue reading

May 14, 2019 · Leave a comment

PLAY “THE MATCHMAKER”

Theatre Royal Waterford, May Saturday 18th at 8pm   The Matchmaker based on the novella “Letters of a County Matchmaker” by John B. Keane one of Ireland’s most celebrated writers, … Continue reading

May 14, 2019 · Leave a comment

REBECCA O’CONNOR AS TINA TURNER

Theatre Royal Waterford, May Friday 17th at 8pm The words of TINA TURNER herself says it all. “Rebecca is so good, it’s scary” …. This show is perfectly summed up by … Continue reading

May 14, 2019 · Leave a comment

GEOPARK VISITOR CENTRE OPEN DAY

Copper Coast Geopark Visitor Centre, Sunday 26th May from 11.00 a.m. – 5.00 p.m. The Copper Coast Geopark Visitor Centre is located in a beautiful renovated former church in the … Continue reading

May 12, 2019 · Leave a comment

GEORGE MICHAEL & WHAM

Theatre Royal, Saturday 11th May, at 8:30 pm After sell out shows across Dublin, George Michael & WHAM! are hitting the road again. Stopping off at The Theatre Royal Waterford on … Continue reading

May 8, 2019 · Leave a comment

SHOW: GANGSTA GRANNY

Theatre Royal Waterford, Saturday 11th May, at 11:30am Meet Ben, an 11-year-old want-to-be plumber fed up with spending his Friday nights at granny’s.  All she wants to do is play scrabble and eat cabbage … Continue reading

May 8, 2019 · Leave a comment

MUSIC – A CELEBRATION IN MUSIC & SONG

Saint Patrick’s Gateway Centre, 22nd May & doors at 8:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. Come join the party at St. Patrick’s gateway Centre on the 22nd May 2019 at 8pm … Continue reading

May 8, 2019 · Leave a comment

WATERFORD WALLS – GUIDED ART TRAILS

Waterford City Waterford Walls are now offering Guided Art Trails  that take you on a two-hour walking tour of Ireland’s oldest (and most colourful!) street art city, showcasing some of … Continue reading

May 7, 2019 · Leave a comment

MUSIC – SHAWN JAMES

Central Arts, Sunday 19th May & doors open at 9:30 p.m. Take one listen to Shawn James’ music and you can hear his roots in the Mississippi delta by way … Continue reading

May 5, 2019 · Leave a comment

MUSIC – LISA O’NEILL WITH KÚ KILIAN

St Patrick’s Gateway Centre, 18th May & doors at 7 p.m. – 11 p.m. Lisa O’Neill started writing songs and music at an early age in her native Ballyhaise, Co. … Continue reading

May 4, 2019 · Leave a comment

FILM – ALL MY SONS

Odeon Cinema Waterford, Tuesday May 14th at 7:00 p.m. [165 minutes run time]. Broadcast live from The Old Vic in London, Academy Award-winner Sally Field (Steel Magnolias, Brothers & Sisters) … Continue reading

May 3, 2019 · Leave a comment

MUSIC – STRANGE FRUIT

Saint Patrick’s Gateway Centre, May 10th & doors at 8:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. Strange Fruit are a five piece acoustic band based in the South East of Ireland, playing a … Continue reading

May 3, 2019 · Leave a comment

EXWELL & SOLAS MENS CHOIR

Main Gallery Garter Lane, Tuesday 14th May at 12:00 p.m – 1:30 p.m. The group formerly known as Medex, are now known as Exwell, will be performing in the Main … Continue reading

May 3, 2019 · Leave a comment

IRISH BAROQUE ORCHESTRA – HANDEL AT THE CATHEDRAL

Christ Church Cathedral, Friday 17th May 2019 & doors open at 7.00 p.m. South African-born, London-based Kristian Bezuidenhout is generally ranked among the leading period-instrument keyboard players of his generation … Continue reading

May 3, 2019 · Leave a comment

WORKSHOP – THE RESILIENCE OF MEMORY

Garter Lane, Thursday 16th May from 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. ‘The Resilience of Memory‘ is a creative dance workshop that is conducted by ‘Best Foot Forward’ dance club. Join … Continue reading

May 2, 2019 · Leave a comment

MUSIC – CORMAC NEESON

Central Arts, Friday 10th May 9.00 p.m – 12.00 a.m. Cormac Neeson, the lead singer of Northern Irish rock band The Answer, will take to the Central Arts stage with ‘White … Continue reading

April 28, 2019 · Leave a comment

ELECTRONIC PRESENTS – SUBJECTIVE SERIES WITH DOUG COONEY

Central Arts, Saturday 11th May & doors at 9.00 p.m. – 2.00 a.m. Following the sold-out success of their debut night at Central Arts, Electronic has teamed up with Subjective … Continue reading

April 27, 2019 · Leave a comment

MET OPERA – DIALOGUES DES CARMELITES

Odeon Cinema, Saturday 11th May at 5:00 p.m. [running time 209 minutes].   Met Music Director Yannick Nézet-Séguin leads Poulenc’s masterpiece. As the French Revolution begins, shy Blanche, sung by … Continue reading

April 26, 2019 · Leave a comment

ROH: FAUST (LIVE)

Odeon Cinema, Tuesday 30th April at 6:45 p.m. [running time 200 minutes]. There are many versions of the story of Faust, who trades his soul with the Devil for youth and … Continue reading

April 23, 2019 · Leave a comment

MUSIC – A DIFFERENT THREAD

The Strand Inn, Friday 3rd May & doors at 7:00 p.m. The band ‘A Different Thread’ is a collaboration of three out of the ordinary bedfellows with Robert Jackson, a … Continue reading

April 19, 2019 · Leave a comment

COMEDY – GEAROID FARRELLY

Central Arts, Parade Quay. Friday 3rd May @ 8.00 p.m – 11.00 p.m. Gearoid Farrelly brings his brand of chatty stand up comedy on tour, addressing everything from Trump to … Continue reading

April 18, 2019 · Leave a comment

MAD FERRITT – OASIS TRIBUTE SHOW

Shortts & Project Bar, Easter Sunday April 21st & doors at 11:00 p.m.   Mad Ferritt are delighted to announce that they are returning to Shortts & Project this coming … Continue reading

April 16, 2019 · Leave a comment

MUSIC – JAKE CARTER

Theatre Royal Waterford, Friday April 19th 2019 at 8:00 p.m. Fresh off the back of what has been a roller coaster 18 months for Jake Carter, the pop singer is delighted … Continue reading

April 16, 2019 · Leave a comment