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THEATRE – THE SCOURGE

Theatre Royal, Thursday 17th January at 8pm. In association with Wexford Arts Centre. Written and performed by Michelle Dooley Mahon. Directed by Ben Barnes. The Scourge (Michelle Dooley Mahon) relives … Continue reading

January 16, 2019 · Leave a comment

COMEDY – DAVID O’ DOHERTY

Theatre Royal, Saturday 26th January at 8pm Unhook your mindbras. David O’Doherty is back at the Theatre Royal Waterford with his brand-new show YOU HAVE TO LAUGH, made up of talking and … Continue reading

January 15, 2019 · Leave a comment

MUSIC – JACK L: NORTHERN LIGHTS

Theatre Royal, Saturday 19th January at 8pm Jack L comes back to Theatre Royal with his smash hit seasonal show of 4 years ago “Northern Nights and Magic Days” – … Continue reading

January 15, 2019 · Leave a comment

SPOKEN WORDS – #MODWORDS CLASSES

Garter Lane Arts Centre, Saturday January 19th – February 23rd from 2pm to 4pm Over six week duration the classes will look at a number of different aspects of writing, … Continue reading

January 15, 2019 · Leave a comment

MUSIC – DYLAN REVISITED

Garter Lane Arts Centre, Thursday January 24th at 7:30 pm     JBlack has been developing the Bob Dylan show for a long time. After some early one-man performances, which tested the … Continue reading

January 15, 2019 · Leave a comment

COMEDY – KEVIN MCGAHERN: SOLO POLLO TOUR

Central Arts, Friday 18 January 2019 at 8pm The star of RTE’s Republic of Telly brings his brand new show to a theatre near you. With the Solo Pollo Tour, … Continue reading

January 15, 2019 · Leave a comment

COMEDY – DES BISHOP: “TAKE YOUR POINTS”

Theatre Royal, February Friday 15th at 8pm   That’s good advice on the pitch but an even better metaphor for life especially when you don’t take advice well. How hard … Continue reading

January 15, 2019 · Leave a comment

MUSIC – STEELEYE SPAN

Theatre Royal, Friday 25th January at 8pm Folk Rock Pioneers Steeleye Span’s 50th Anniversary Tour ‘Space Oddity’, ‘Suspicious Minds’, ‘Pinball Wizard’, ‘Whole Lotta Love’ and ‘Come Together’. 1969 could easily be said … Continue reading

January 15, 2019 · Leave a comment

DANCE – CUBAN SALSA CLASSES

Garter Lane Arts Centre, Every Thursday from January 17th onwards at 8:00pm For men & women – no dance experience or partner required… Salsa is upbeat and energetic, the kind of … Continue reading

January 15, 2019 · Leave a comment

MUSIC – THE FUREYS

Theatre Royal, Friday 18th January at 8pm Legends of Irish music THE FUREYS, renowned for their hit songs ‘I will love you’, ‘When you were Sweet 16’, ‘The Green Fields … Continue reading

January 15, 2019 · Leave a comment

NEW YEAR EXHIBITIONS IN OLD MARKET HOUSE ARTS CENTRE

Old Market House Arts Centre, Tuesday January 15th Opening exhibition from 15th January  2019 is ‘Soul’ by Denise McAuliffe Hutchinson. Based in Waterford City, Denise is a graduate of WIT … Continue reading

January 11, 2019 · Leave a comment

THE WILD ATLANTIC WAKE

A Little Room, Garter Lane, Jan 8th at 6pm Free event but booking in advance advised. Click here. Set in the heart of Kerry-Dingle comes a tale of the small dreams … Continue reading

January 5, 2019 · Leave a comment

PROJECT SNIPPETS

O’Connell Street, January Saturday 12th to Sunday 27th This project invites community engagement and collaboration to create multidisciplinary artworks that the entire community can be part of and enjoy. ‘Snippets’ … Continue reading

January 3, 2019 · Leave a comment

ROGUE CHRISTMAS MARKET

Rogue Gallery and Studios, Sat 8th, 15th and 22nd of Dec 2018 – 12pm to 6pm CALLING ALL CRAFTERS….. This year as part of expanding their efforts to support emerging artists … Continue reading

December 7, 2018 · Leave a comment

FAMILY LIBRARY WEEK

Waterford Libraries, December Monday 10th to Saturday 15th Explore everything your library has to offer during this year’s Family Library Week. All events are FREE but some require advance booking. … Continue reading

December 5, 2018 · Leave a comment

CHRISTMAS AFTERNOON AT THE OLD MARKET HOUSE ARTS CENTRE

Old Market House Arts Centre, December Saturday 8th, from 2pm to 5pm   Tugann Ionad Ealaíon Seanteach an Mhargaidh, Príomhshráid Íochtarach, Dún Garbhán cuireadh duitse agus d’aoi a bheith inár … Continue reading

December 5, 2018 · Leave a comment

GOMA WATERFORD’S THIRD ANNUAL MEMBERS EXHIBITION

GOMA, December Thursday 13th to January Sunday 13th GOMA Gallery of Modern Art is proud to announce its third annual members’ open exhibition of fine and applied arts. The exhibition … Continue reading

December 4, 2018 · Leave a comment

IT’S IN THE BLOOD

Garter Lane Arts Centre, January Wednesday 9th, at 7:30pm Gifty Wiafe, a young woman from Ghana now living in Germany, lights up the stage with her unique blend of humour, … Continue reading

December 3, 2018 · Leave a comment

SPARK @ A LITTLE ROOM

Garter Lane Arts Centre, December Tuesday 4th, 6pm – 6:45pm This event showcases 4 amazing movement -based artists based in Waterford, performing  new short work under the one roof, in … Continue reading

November 27, 2018 · Leave a comment

BUSK AID; LIVE & LOUD FEST 2018

GOMA,  Saturday December 15th , from 19:30pm to 00:30am GOMA Gallery of Modern Art Waterford will be hosting Live & Loud II for BuskAid with a lineup of six bands … Continue reading

November 26, 2018 · Leave a comment

BOOK LAUNCH “DEISÉ VOICES”

Dungarvan Library, November Thursday 29th at 6:30pm   Red House Poets Lismore present launch of “Deisé Voices”. Many poets will be reading, so it’ll be a good night. The launch … Continue reading

November 26, 2018 · Leave a comment

FLUTTER BE

Gallery 20ten, Lombard St, Waterford. 19th to 30th November, 2018 Opening hours: Friday 1-8pm & Saturday 1pm-5pm Open for school groups by appointment Gallery 20ten is delighted to host an … Continue reading

November 22, 2018 · Leave a comment

DECLAN O’ROURKE & HIS BAND

Garter Lane Arts Centre, November 1st Saturday, 8pm Since Kyabram will be re-released Nov 16th, and available via the Warners store, and usual outlets.The record will be available on vinyl for … Continue reading

November 20, 2018 · Leave a comment

12TH WATERFORD FILM FESTIVAL

Central Arts, Fri 30th of Nov to Sun 2nd Dec 2018 This year marks the 12th Annual Event for the Festival. After a record breaking amount of submissions received from … Continue reading

November 19, 2018 · Leave a comment

FILM “QU’EST CE QU’ON FAIT AU BON DIEU?”

GOMA, Tuesday November 27th at 6:30pm   Waterford-Saint Herblain Cultural & Language Exchange present: “Serial Bad Weddings” or in literal translation: “What Have We Done To Dear God?” is a … Continue reading

November 16, 2018 · Leave a comment

LAUNCH OF “77 YEARS A-DREAMING” AT WHAT

University Hospital Waterford, Friday November 30th at 6pm 77 Years A-Dreaming: Recollections and Reflections on a Wonderful Life, by Portlaw amateur historian and renal dialysis patient Jack Kelly, will be … Continue reading

November 16, 2018 · Leave a comment

‘SCORPION’S STONE’ BY MAXIMILLIAN LE CAIN”

GOMA, Friday 16th November to Sunday December 9th at 6:30 pm GOMA invites you to a Scorpion’s Stone by Maximillian Le Cain Scorpion’s Stone – a film that was never … Continue reading

November 7, 2018 · Leave a comment

WATERFORD CRAFTS CHRISTMAS CRAFT FAIR

Garter Lane Arts Centre, Saturday 24th November to Sunday 23rd December at 12:00 pm to 5:30 pm Explore the finest range of exclusive gift ideas handmade by local craftspeople at … Continue reading

November 7, 2018 · Leave a comment

PERFORMANCE BY : LIAM MERRIMAN AND BILL STEWART

University Hospital Waterford, November Monday 12th at 13:30pm Waterford Healing Arts Trust (WHAT) will present a live performance by guitar and vocal duo Liam Merriman and Bill Stewart as part … Continue reading

November 6, 2018 · Leave a comment

FILM “KATIE”

Garter Lane Arts Centre, Tuesday November 27th at 7:30pm Katie Taylor is universally acknowledged as the game-changer who put women’s amateur boxing on the map. She won six amateur European … Continue reading

November 5, 2018 · Leave a comment

SCREENING OF THE FILM “WAJIB”

Garter Lane Arts Centre, Tuesday November 20th at 7:30pm Architect Shadi returns from Italy to his native Nazereth for his sister’s upcoming marriage. He has reluctantly agreed to honour his … Continue reading

October 31, 2018 · Leave a comment

WATERFORD ART GROUP ANNUAL EXHIBITION 2018

Garter Lane Arts Centre, November Thursday 1st to 22nd, 11am to 5:30pm Waterford Art Groups Annual exhibition for 2018 consists of several types of media and styles depicting various subjects … Continue reading

October 30, 2018 · Leave a comment

JERRY FISH – CHRISTMAS SPECIAL IN CENTRAL ARTS

Central Arts, Saturday 22nd December at 9pm One of Ireland’s most enigmatic and entertaining performers returns to Central Arts, Saturday 22 December, as part of his very special Christmas tour. … Continue reading

October 22, 2018 · Leave a comment

TCHAIKOVSKY AT CITY HALL

Large room, City Hall, Saturday November 17th at 7:30pm Symphony Club of Waterford in partnership with Waterford Music present Tchaikovsky at City Hall. Irish Chamber Orchestra Jörg Widmann Principal Conductor/Artistic … Continue reading

October 17, 2018 · Leave a comment

PLAY “THE MATCHMAKER”

Theatre Royal, Thursday 25th October at 8pm The Matchmaker based on the novella “Letters of a County Matchmaker” by John B. Keane one of Ireland’s most celebrated writers, will play at … Continue reading

October 15, 2018 · Leave a comment

DOCUMENTARY:”WAITING FOR THE LIGHT”

Garter Lane Arts Centre, Tuesday October 23rd at 5:45pm A frank, funny and intensely moving portrait of 85-year-old Irish film auteur George Morrison; pioneer and innovator of Irish Cinema, maker … Continue reading

October 15, 2018 · Leave a comment

CONCERT “SONGS FOR MOTHER”

St. Mary’s Church of Ireland, Saturday October 13th at 3pm   Charlie Mc Callister is hosting a concert `Songs for Mother` with former winners of the over 60`s Cork popular … Continue reading

October 10, 2018 · Leave a comment