Actor Andrew Scott.

Film Fleadh hosts top names for annual Masterclass series

The Galway Film Fleadh, which takes place from July 10-15, will host masterclasses with actor Andrew Scott; writer and director Madeleine Olnek and screenwriter Ed Solomon. The Masterclasses offer a unique chance to learn...
Concertina player Jack Talty will be among the performers at the Black Gate showcase.

Raelach Records hosts special trad show at the Black Gate

Raelach Records presents a special concert in The Black Gate Cultural Centre next Wednesday, June 27. The show will see performances from Jack Talty (concertina and piano), Shane Mulchrone (banjo and tenor guitar), Saileóg...
Pádraig Jack.

New songs from Pádraig Jack at Crane Bar show

Singer-songwriter Pádraig Jack from the Aran Islands will play a concert at the City’s Crane Bar (upstairs) this Friday, June 24. It’s his first show in Galway City since his sold-out concert in the...
Rory Nolan as Pozzo in Druid's hit production of Waiting for Godot. One of the Druid Ensemble, his play, You Belong to Me, will receive a Druid Debut on July 20 at noon.

Debuts part of Druid’s new wave of Irish writing at Arts Festival

The Druid Debut series is a fixture in the Arts Festival programme every July, allowing audiences to experience developing drama fresh off the page. This year, Druid will present works in progress by Christian O’Reilly...
The Tan and Sober Gentlemen who hail from North Carolina.

Folk with punk edge from North Carolina

Groove Tube with Jimi McDonnell – The Tan & Sober Gentlemen, who hail from the Piedmont region of North Carolina, will play a free show in Róisín Dubh this Saturday, June 23. The band...
CLOWNING AROUND . . . Teacher Ellie Davis with Adam Bal_Phelan (9 months) at the launch of the Galway Community Circus Strategic Plan 2018-2020 at St Joseph's Community Centre in Shantalla. PHOTOS: JOE O'SHAUGHNESSY

New circus plan means lots of clowning around

Arts Week with Ciara Ferguson A new campaign from Galway Community Circus, entitled Fuelling Creativity,  Confidence and Change was launched  on Tuesday at its base in St Joseph’s Community Centre, Galway City.  Galway Community Circus...


few clouds
18 ° C
18 °
18 °
18 °
18 °
18 °
20 °
17 °