John Prine’s sideman Jason for solo concert

Creativity at its best is a process of discovery,’ says American songwriter Jason Wilber, who plays Róisín Dubh on Monday, August 14. Jason, who recently released his eighth solo album, has also been John...
Tadhg Murphy flying high at the programme launch for the 21st Baboró International Arts Festival for Children. Photo: Andrew Downes, xposure.

Baboró’s Festival presents vibrant programme for childen of all ages

Artists and companies from Denmark, Mexico, Argentina, USA, Germany, Iceland, Netherlands, France, England and Norway will join forces with Irish performers for this year’s Baboró International Arts Festival for Children. It runs from October...
Running on Glassilaun by Dorothy

Leading artists donate their work for MADRA fundraising auction

Leading Galway and national artists such as Dorothy Cross, Imelda Healy, Joe Boske, Manus Walsh and Mark O’Neill feature in the 2017 MADRA Dog Rescue Charity Art Auction which will take place on Saturday,...
In happier times; Michelle Alm Engvall, Front of House team, Kari Johnson, Comedy Coordinator and Rae Bennett, Festival Administrator, at the opening of the Galway Fringe Festival in July.

Drama – but no dosh for Fringe from City Council

Arts Week with Dara Bradley Galway Fringe, a boutique multidisciplinary arts festival that runs parallel to the city’s flagship international arts festival, received no State funding for this year’s event.  Galway City Council’s allocation to...
Brian Burns who has written and is directing Men At Play.

Fringe drama tackles topic of masculinity

Men At Play, written by Kinvara resident Brian Burns, premieres at the Galway Fringe Festival on Monday next, July 23, and runs for three nights at the Columban Hall on Sea Road in the...
Eamon Morrisey

Eamon’s show puts Maeve in spotlight

Arts Week with Judy Murphy Eamon Morrissey has been writing and performing in one-man shows for years, but the actor who is best known these days for playing Cass in RTÉ’s soap Fair City, says...


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