Empower Her – A Celebration of Extraordinary Women of Ireland: a limited edition book and exhibition by Linda Hanlon

Linda Hanlon, a retired psychotherapist turned photographer, is set to unveil her debut project “Empower Her” – a collection of photography portraits in a ground-breaking limited edition book and exhibition that captures the essence of female empowerment in modern Ireland. The launch event, in collaboration with the Five Lamps Arts Festival, will take place at the Central…

Tánaiste announces Irish Government Funding for Corleck Centre Development in Toronto

Tánaiste, Minister for Foreign Affairs and Minister for Defence, Micheál Martin TD, announced today in Toronto an additional Irish Government grant of $2 million for the Corleck Centre, a major new venue for arts, cultural and heritage programming developed by the Canada Ireland Foundation and located on Eireann Quay on the Toronto waterfront. This new…

Museum Of Style Icons at Newbridge Silverware launch Raquel Welch, One In A Million

The Museum of Style Icons at Newbridge Silverware, in Newbridge, Co. Kildare will open a brand-new exhibition which is dedicated to the style of Hollywood bombshell, actress, Raquel Welch.  Raquel Welch, One in A Million’ runs until the 1st of April 2024. The exhibition features several garments, gowns, jewellery, and personal items which were once worn by the…

Poetry Day Ireland 2023 Reveals Programme | Get involved in the annual island-wide celebration of poetry Thursday 27th April

Poetry Day Ireland 2023 Reveals Programme Get involved in the annual island-wide celebration of poetry, taking place Thursday 27th April 2023 #PoetryDayIRL Photographer credit Mark Stedman   Now in its ninth year, Poetry Day Ireland is an annual island-wide celebration of poetry which invites the nation to read, write, and share a poem on Thursday…

Fashion Designer Helen Steele Leads a Collection of Top Artists to Launch Incognito Art Sale 2023 in aid of Jack and Jill

One of Ireland’s top fashion designers, Helen Steele, along with a collection of some of the country’s leading artists, were picture perfect as they got in the frame today to launch Incognito 2023, Ireland’s most mysterious online art sale in aid of the Jack and Jill Children’s Foundation. What makes Incognito so special is that…

Co. Down Youth Group to represent Ireland at International LEGO event

Building Bricks of STEM Innovation in Young People   Co. Down Youth Group Wins All-Ireland FIRST LEGO League Final   Robots designed and built by students using LEGO strut their stuff in the Crowne Plaza Santry last weekend (Saturday 25th March), competing in the FIRST LEGO League finals.  The winning team were The Treehouse Gang…

LONDON CLASSIC THEATRE ANNOUNCE CAST FOR TOUR OF MIKE LEIGH’S MASTERPIECE ABIGAIL’S PARTY

The renowned London Classic Theatre have announced the full cast for their UK and Ireland tour of Mike Leigh’s classic comedy, Abigail’s Party. Michael Cabot, the founder and artistic director of London Classic Theatre, directs Rebecca Birch (Beverly), Jo Castleton (Susan), Alice De-Warrenne (Angela), George Readshaw (Tony) and Tom Richardson(Laurence). Abigail’s Party premièred at Hampstead Theatre in 1977, with the role of Beverly being immortalised by Alison Steadman. London Classic Theatre’s…

Baz Ashmawy announced as Irish Animation Awards host

Animation Ireland has announced today (Wednesday 1st February) that Irish TV star Baz Ashmawy will host the 2023 Irish Animation Awards on Friday 27th May. The premier event in the Irish animation calendar will be hosting its first in-person awards show since 2019 in Salthill in Galway to celebrate the creative brilliance and talent of the Irish…