Curtain Comes Down on Another Succesful Scripts Festival in Birr

Wexford’s Imelda Carroll was crowned the overall winning playwright at SCRIPTS Ireland’s Playwriting Festival at Birr Theatre & Arts Centre last Saturday night.   The Wexford playwright was one of three writers specially selected to travel to Birr for a week of mentoring with top writer Eugene O’Brien. Her play Tiger was selected by the […]

Féile Brian Ború Festival July 1st to 5th

  The beauty of the picturesque twin towns of Killaloe and Ballina, await you during the 22nd Annual “Féile Brian Ború Festival”. As it is the birthplace of Brian Ború, we like to commemorate Ireland’s Greatest High King in style! With a busy programme of events, Féile Brian Ború 2015 promises to be a great […]

Puckane Festival 13th and 14th June 2015

Have you ever wondered how your Grandmother passed her days without the distraction of daytime TV? She spent her hours churning, baking, sewing , knitting, dragging water from a well to wash clothes food etc.. She never heard the word APP. to guide her through her laborious tasks, She was a natural. Well, you can […]

Terryglass Arts Festival Welcomes Renowned UK Theatre Director Roland Jaquarello

Terryglass Arts Festival is delighted to announce a series of master classes with Roland Jaquarello, a respected and experienced director in both U.K. and Irish theatres. Aimed at actors and aspiring actors (16 years +) it is one of the highlights of this year’s Arts Festival and a must attend for those interested in Drama.   Four […]

Ireland’s Best Known Songwriter to Headline at Terryglass Arts Festival

One of Ireland‘s foremost songwriters Jimmy MacCarthy has been announced as the headline act for this year’s Terryglass Arts Festival which runs from Wednesday 13th – Sunday 17th August. MacCarthy will bring his sell-out “Prophecy/ Conspiracy?” tour to Terryglass Church on Friday 15th August in what promises to be a magical and unforgettable evening of musical treats. Having worked with major Irish Artists […]

Bord Bia provide Top Tips on a safe and stress-free visit to Bloom

Bord Bia’s Bloom event opens in the Phoenix Park Dublin tomorrow (Thursday, May 29th) for five days. This year’s festival will feature 30 breath-taking show gardens, over 120 Irish food and drink producers, 50 nurseries within the Floral Marquee, more than 25 cookery demonstrations and over 160 retailers – all on the grounds of the Visitor Centre in the […]

Next Silent Film Festival Meeting is Announced

The next public meeting of the Nenagh Silent Film Festival Committee will take place this coming Friday, March 30th, at the Hibernian Inn at 8pm. This meeting will focus on the initiative’s forthcoming premiere screening of The Artist in the Nenagh Ormond Cinema, as well future events of which the NSFF will be hosting locally. […]

Dromineer Literary Festival

The eighth annual Dromineer Literary Festival will take place from Thursday September 29 to Sunday October 2 at Lough Derg Yacht Club in Dromineer village. At 8pm, Thursday night September 29, Dermot Healy, Kerry Hardie and Catherine Phil McCarthy will give a poetry reading at 8pm, Lough Derg Yacht Club, and on Saturday night, October […]

Spirit of Folk set to send festival goers back in time with friendliest event of the season

The much anticipated Spirit of Folk festival, which is due to be held in the lush County Meath countryside from September 23 to 25, has recently added several more bands, storytellers, and activities to an already impressive line up. The intimate festival, being held in the stunning grounds of Dunderry Park, looks set to enchant […]

Revive Music Festival, Thurles, Co. Tipperary 6th August 2011

The Revive Music Festival is set to be one of the live music highlights of 2011. Not since the mid 90’s has Thurles witnessed a live event of this scale that boasts the very best in the Irish Music Industry including Mundy & Band, Ryan Sheridan & Whipping Boy. Revive will get under way at […]

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