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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

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

WATERFORD FESTIVAL OF ARCHITECTURE 2019

Waterford Festival of Architecture, 16th – 19th May. The Waterford Festival of Architecture (WFA) is a festival which supports architects and works towards enhancing the understanding and appreciation of architecture … Continue reading

May 16, 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

MUSIC – COLLIDES

Geoff’s Bar, Saturday April 20th at 8:00 p.m. A powerhouse of pure unadulterated, genuine rock and roll! Collides are energetic and a tight live band that are not to be … Continue reading

April 15, 2019 · Leave a comment

MUSIC -KOMA

Central Arts, Saturday April 20th doors @ 9.00 p.m.   After a long break from the scene the Koma collective returns with a special BYOB in Central Arts with all … Continue reading

April 6, 2019 · Leave a comment

THEATRE – THE KINEVANE TRILOGY

Theatre Royal, 4th – 6th April at 8.00 p.m. each night. ‘Forgotten‘, Thursday 4th April. A unique collage of Kabuki dance and Irish storytelling, Forgotten has been a huge international … Continue reading

April 5, 2019 · Leave a comment

MUSIC – THE 4 OF US

The Haven Hotel, Saturday 13th April & doors from 7:00 p.m. The four of us have been a firm fixture in the Irish music scene for more than a quarter … Continue reading

April 2, 2019 · Leave a comment

ODEON OPERA – ROH: LA FORZA DEL DESTINO (LIVE) 2019

Odeon Cinema, Poleberry Link Road. Tuesday 2nd April 6.15 p.m. [200 minutes]. Leonora falls in love with Don Alvaro, but when her father forbids their marriage, a fatal accident triggers … Continue reading

April 1, 2019 · Leave a comment

MUSIC – TOMMY HUNT AND THE JAM TRIBUTE BAND

Dooley’s Hotel, Merchants Quay. Saturday 13th April 2019 doors @ 9.00 p.m. With over 65 years in show business Tommy Hunt is one of the original pioneers of Rock ‘n’ … Continue reading

March 31, 2019 · Leave a comment

CAN’T STOP 25TH ANNIVERSARY

Factory, John Street. Friday 12th April 2019 doors @ 10.30 p.m. – 2.30 a.m. The real magic that was Can’t Stop came off the dance floor and the commitment from the … Continue reading

March 29, 2019 · Leave a comment

TALK – CHRIS WATSON

Central Arts, Wednesday 10th April at 1:00 p.m. – 3.00 p.m. Although you may not be familiar with the name Chris Watson, you are likely to have heard his work. … Continue reading

March 27, 2019 · Leave a comment

COMEDY – MICHAEL MEE – THE WORLD ACCORDING TO MEE

Phil Grimes Pub [upstairs] , Friday 29th March.  Doors open at 8:00 p.m. & show starts at 9:00 p.m. Comedian, writer and broadcaster Michael Mee is an ex-solicitor and former … Continue reading

March 25, 2019 · Leave a comment

MUSIC – SHAWN JAMES – THE DARK TO LIGHT TOUR

Central Arts, 20th May 9:00 p.m. – 12:30 a.m.. With a voice that is a force of nature, Shawn James is set to it the road for a UK and Irish tour that … Continue reading

March 25, 2019 · Leave a comment

MUSIC – JOHNNY MCEVOY

Tower Hotel, Friday 29th March 2019, Doors @ 8.00 p.m.   Johnny was born in the small town of Banagher in the midlands of Ireland on the banks of the … Continue reading

March 20, 2019 · Leave a comment

PAMPER & STYLE EVENING

The Tower Hotel, the Mall. Wednesday 3rd April 7.00 p.m. – 10.00 p.m. A Pamper & Style Evening returns to the luxurious Ardmore Suite with a host of stands talks … Continue reading

March 20, 2019 · Leave a comment

ODEON EVENT CINEMA: MUSIC – DIE WALKURE

Odeon Cinema, Saturday 30th March @ 4.00 p.m. Featuring some of the most glorious music ever written – including the Ride of the Valkyries Die Walkure is the second of the … Continue reading

March 20, 2019 · Leave a comment

PIANO DAY 2019 CONCERT IN THE LARGE ROOM

The Large Room, City Hall. Friday 29th March 7.00 p.m. – 10.00 p.m. “Why does the world need a Piano Day? For many reasons. But mostly, because it doesn’t hurt … Continue reading

March 15, 2019 · Leave a comment

WATERFORD ST. PATRICK’S DAY FESTIVAL

Saturday 17th March, 1.00 p.m. The Waterford City St Patrick’s Day Parade takes place on March 17th  annually. The festival includes the traditional parade along with music, concerts and performances across the … Continue reading

March 15, 2019 · Leave a comment