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BOOK LAUNCH: MINDING JACK BY RICHARD KIRWAN

The Book Centre, Friday 24th May at 6:30pm The launch of Richard Kirwan’s  historical novel, set in the streets of Waterford in 1964, will be held at The Book Centre, … Continue reading

May 13, 2019 · Leave a comment

DEADLINE TUESDAY 14TH NOON! (DUNGARVAN) FOR TYRONE GUTHRIE CENTRE RESIDENCIES 2019

Opportunity for Waterford Artists 2019. The Arts Office of Waterford City & County Council has announced that applications are currently open to attend The Tyrone Guthrie Centre at Annaghmakerrig, the … Continue reading

May 12, 2019 · Leave a comment

MUSIC: OMEGA THREE

The Parlour Vintage Tea Room, Saturday 11th May at 8.30 p.m. Omega Three is a collection of three Waterford musicians who came together to play the music they like, and … Continue reading

May 9, 2019 · Leave a comment

PUMPGIRL BY ABBIE SPALLEN

Garter Lane Arts Centre, Wednesday 22nd May at 8pm “Of course, hindsight’s a fuckin’ wonderful thing isn’t it? Lookin’ back now I can still hear his voice sayin’ ‘What about … Continue reading

May 9, 2019 · Leave a comment

ARTISTS CALL/ WATERFORD TEACHER-ARTIST PARTNERSHIP CPD PROGRAMME

Announcing a wonderful opportunity for Artists (all art forms) to broaden their practice, receive training and project fees, develop creative partnerships with teachers, and transform the lives of children in … Continue reading

May 8, 2019 · Leave a comment

OPEN MIC: COMEDY & IMPROV.

The Rogue Gallery & Studios, Monday 13th May at 8pm to 11pm The Rogue Comedy & Improv. Open Mic is a new comedy club, designed to help develop Waterford’s comedy … Continue reading

May 8, 2019 · Leave a comment

OPEN GALLERY: DEMENTIA FRIENDLY ART PROJECT WITH WATERFORD HEALING ARTS TRUST

The University Hospital Waterford (UHW), Thursday 9th May at 2.30pm Next Open Gallery session for people living with dementia in the community, and their family members/carers, takes place at Waterford … Continue reading

May 8, 2019 · Leave a comment

MUSIC: MANGO WITH PEAR, BILL MANGO & EMA

Central Arts, Saturday 18th May at 10pm Berlin’s popular club night Mango makes its first appearance in Ireland. Having started out at Chalet Club “Official” it has since re-homed itself … Continue reading

May 6, 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

JAPANESE BLACK INK PAINTING WORKSHOP FOR BEGINNERS

Tourin House and Gardens, Cappoquin, Saturday 11th May – Sunday 12th May at 9.30am to 4pm Sumi – e: Japanese Black Ink Painting is a unique art form using only … 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

SPIRIT OF PLACE @ THE PARLOUR VINTAGE TEA ROOMS

The Parlour Vintage Tea Rooms, Wednesday 8th May at 6:30pm to 7:30pm “The Spirit of Place Project” focuses on King Street/O’Connell Street in Waterford. Baya Salmon-Hawk, the Storyteller, is researching … 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

CALL FOR WRITERS – MENTAL HEALTH NARRATIVE PROJECT

Writers are invited to apply to be part of a research team exploring human rights and recovery for those living in mental health community houses. As part of a collaborative … Continue reading

May 2, 2019 · Leave a comment

EXHIBITION – WELCOME TO THE FLOCK

Garter Lane Arts Centre, Thursday 9th May – Saturday 22nd June at 6pm A selection of art works from over 30 Irish Illustrators and a selection of works by local … Continue reading

May 2, 2019 · Leave a comment

WHAT’S ON IN THEATRE ROYAL

Theatre Royal Waterford Waterford Musical Society South Pacific Tuesday 30th April – Saturday 4th May at 8pm to 10pm Award winning Waterford Musical Society proudly presents South Pacific. Set in … Continue reading

April 30, 2019 · Leave a comment

TRADITIONAL ARTS BURSARY AVAILABLE FOR WATERFORD, DEADLINE: 14TH MAY 2019

Blas International Summer School of Irish Traditional Music and Dance is an internationally accredited summer school hosted annually by the Irish World Academy of Music and Dance and set on … Continue reading

April 29, 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

SUBMISSIONS FOR 13th WATERFORD FILM FESTIVAL

The 13th Waterford Film Festival is open for submissions for short films & short screenplays. 13th Waterford Film Festival is from Friday 22 November – Sunday 24 November. Last year … 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

FILM – COLLETTE: BASED ON A TRUE STORY

Garter Lane Arts Centre, Tuesday 14th May at 7.30pm Keira Knightley stars as Collette, the daring and brilliant French novelist, whose provocative debut, became the toast of Paris in the … Continue reading

April 26, 2019 · Leave a comment

EXHIBITION: WISH ME A WONDER

Garter Lane Arts Centre, Saturday 11th May – Sunday 30th June at 3pm Garter Lane Arts Centre is proud to present Wish Me A Wonder, a group exhibition of works by Emma Hayes, … Continue reading

April 26, 2019 · Leave a comment

HOWIE THE ROOKIE

Garter Lane Arts Centre, Saturday 11th May at 8pm Following a hugely successful opening run in early April at National Opera House, Wexford. Stagemads production received rave reviews and standing … Continue reading

April 26, 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

BEALTAINE WRITING WORKSHOPS

Waterford City and County Libraries Free writing workshops during May at Tallow, Cappoquin, Dungarvan and Lismore libraries. To book your place please contact your local branch or email us on JLoughran@waterfordcouncil.ie. Places … Continue reading

April 25, 2019 · Leave a comment

EASTER EGG HUNT @ GARTER LANE ARTS CENTRE

Garter Lane Arts Centre, Friday 26th April at 11:30-12:30 A scavenger hunt and workshop for children tomorrow in Garter Lane Arts Centre. Suitable for children from the ages of 4-8. … Continue reading

April 25, 2019 · Leave a comment

FILM: THE LONELY BATTLE OF THOMAS REID

Garter Lane Arts Centre, Tuesday 7th May at 7:30pm Thomas is a 55 year old Irish farmer who lives and works the farm of his ancestors. Threadbare clothes, self-cut hair … Continue reading

April 24, 2019 · Leave a comment

TOMMY FLEMING – VOICE OF HOPE II TOUR

Theatre Royal, Thursday 25th April at 8pm Voice of Ireland Tommy Fleming will embark on a Nationwide Tour following the release of his latest CD & DVD Voice of Hope … Continue reading

April 23, 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

JOURNEY THROUGH GENRES

Coastguard Cultural Centre, Friday 26th April at 8:30pm to 11pm An evening of classical, jazz, Irish, folk, reggae and film music by local musicians at the Coastguard Cultural Centre, Tramore. … Continue reading

April 23, 2019 · Leave a comment

WATERFORD WALLS ART TRAILS

Waterford Wall,  Saturday 27th April at 2pm to 4pm  and than every Saturdays (all year round) Waterford Walls are offering weekly Guided Art Trails every Saturday from 2pm to 4pm … 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

APPLICATIONS OPEN FOR WATERFORD’S DRAMA LEAGUE OF IRELAND 2019 BURSARIES: MAY 3RD DEADLINE

Drama bursaries available from Waterford City & County Council. The Arts Office, Waterford City & County Council is offering grant assistance to members of drama groups in Waterford, who wish … Continue reading

April 18, 2019 · Leave a comment