President Michael D Higgins features in Christopher Banahan's exhibition.

Banahan exhibition to open at Kenny’s

A new art exhibition by Christopher Banahan entitled Galway 4040/Remains of Us will be officially opened at The Kenny Gallery this Friday at 6pm. Galway in the year 4040 has been re-discovered like a ‘lost...
Hege Anita Skjaervik, a singer 'with fire in her voice'.

Black Gate hosts powerful singer Hege Anita Skjaervik

Jenn Grant’s excellent gig in the City’s Black Gate last week was one of the highlights of 2017 so far. Joined by two members of her band, the Canadian songwriter showed the potential of...
The Crestfall cast: Siobhán Cullen (left) with Kate Stanley Brennan and Amy McElhatton. PHOTO: JOE O'SHAUGHNESSY.

Violence offers ‘way of survival’ in Crestfall

“There’s something so fantastic about Mark’s use of rhythm and his language. Muscular is the word we keep coming up with to describe his writing,” says actress Siobhán Cullen about Mark O’Rowe’s 2003 play...

Artists flock for Galway show

Contemporary Irish artists will showcase their work at an art fair in Galway this weekend. There will be a vast array of styles and influences on display at around 40 booths at the Connections Art...
The late Walter Pfeiffer at work. PHOTO: VINCENT MURPHY.

Photographer’s lasting legacy to be launched on Sunday

Connemara & Aran, a visual chronicle of landscapes and seascapes by German photographer, Walter Pfeiffer, which includes work by specially selected poets, will be launched next Sunday, as part of this year’s Clifden Arts...
Isobel Mahon who wrote and performs in Boom.

Notions and secrets the focus of Isobel’s ‘Boom?’

Arts Week with Judy Murphy “A suburban farce that crosses over into a family drama,” is how Isobel Mahon describes her play Boom? which will come to the Town Hall Theatre on Thursday, November 2,...


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