First View 2020

First View 2020 Final Year Visual Art Students from Waterford Institute of Technology Offer a First View of their Degree Show Work We were delighted to pop along to the opening of First View 2020 the final year visual arts students show at Garter Lane on Tuesday night last (28th of January) which was opened […]

Festival of Creativity for Waterford

Festival of Creativity Waterford Festival of Creativity taking place in Garter Lane Arts Centre on October 11th. Waterford’s first Festival of Creativity takes place on October 11th 2019 in Waterford Cultural Quarter. CreateFest celebrates and examines creativity and its role in community, in industry and in education. Garter Lane Arts Centre is the home of […]

THE RED IRON a new play by Jim Nolan

THE RED IRON a new play by Jim Nolan September 2017. As crowds gather on Waterford’s Quay to greet the county’s vanquished All-Ireland hurling team, the now middle-aged members of a teenage gang return to the city’s long abandoned Red Iron Bridge to remember their recently deceased friend. The revelation of events surrounding the former […]

The Japanese Film Festival Waterford

The Japanese Film Festival THE line-up for this year’s Japanese Film Festival has official been unveiled and this year’s renewal – taking place in Garter Lane from April 18-20 – will again feature a diverse and packed programme of films, including work of the most acclaimed filmmakers from contemporary Japanese cinema, and covering a variety […]

EU Funding for your local Community

FREE Practical training session on securing EU Funding for your local Community or Cultural Group Garter Lane Theatre, Friday 22 June 10am – 1pm (Lunch included)   The Europe for Citizens Fund is taking applications until 1 September. This round of funding is for local groups who organise events and local festivals that promote: an […]

Johnny I Hardly Knew Ye

Johnny I Hardly Knew Ye by Jim Nolan Book Launch May 5th 2017 Coming hot on the heels of Dreamland, and directed by the author, Johnny I Hardly Knew Ye is a topical and provocative contribution to the 2016 Easter Rising Centenary Commemoration. Set in a provincial newspaper office in the Irish Midlands in the […]

Another Successful Imagine Festival

Imagine Arts Festival ’16 Success with ‘sell out’ events The 10-day 2016 Imagine Arts Festival has come to a close and organiser’s say it was a huge success. The 2016 festival featured a programme filled with a variety of 60 events with 25 of those on offer to the public free of charge. Festival Artistic […]

Imagine 2016

Imagine Arts Festival 2016 There are festivals and then there is Imagine 2016.  The Imagine Arts Festival is one those festivals that always lets you wanting more and more and more.  Now in it’s 15th year Imagine has grown from strength to strength. This year plans to be a bumper year!  With over 60 events […]

15th Imagine Arts Festival

Countdown to the opening of the 15th annual Imagine Arts Festival   John Dwyer Trad Weekend to get the festival off to a lively start The 15th annual Imagine Arts Festival in Waterford will get underway this Thursday October 20th and will run for 10 days with a programme of over 60 events on offer […]