‘Home’ is theme of diverse Clifden Arts Festival

‘Home’ is the theme of year’s annual Clifden Arts Festival, which runs from September 12-23. The event will explore the concept of home, as well as showcasing Ireland’s diverse arts community with a wide variety...

Museum exhibition on former slave and champion boxer Tom Molineaux

Galway City Museum is hosting a special exhibition in memory of former slave and champion African-American bare-knuckle fighter, Tom Molineaux, who died in the city in 1818. Tom Molineaux was discovered sick and destitute on...

Macnas warming up for annual Halloween parade

Macnas Theatre Company is one of Galway’s real treasures, a creative company that has reimagined itself in recent years under the artistic directorship of Noeline Kavanagh. Its talented members will take to the city’s...

Magic Days as Jack Lukeman returns for city show

Jack L bring his distinctive voice to Róisín Dubh on Friday next, August 25.  Since he made his debut with The Black Romantics in 1995, Jack Lukeman has  gone to forge a solo career...

Festival Orchestra tunes up for two city performances

  The Esker Festival Orchestra will give two performances in Galway next week as it prepares to embark on its fourth annual festival and national tour. For the tour, 65 Irish and international emerging young professional...

Kathy draws on riches of country life for Timeless

Anyone who doesn’t believe that animals have individual personalities will need to revise that opinion when they check out Timeless, the new exhibition by Galway artist Kathy Ross. Kathy has always been fascinated by...


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