30th Mar 2012 (Fri) - 31st Mar 2012 (Sat) from 22:00 - 22:00
Viking Theatre at The Sheds
Fri 30th March & Sat 31st March 2012 (Doors open 9.45pm)
The Viking's COMEDY CLUB
LAST FRI & SAT OF EVERY MONTH STAND UP COMEDY AT THE VIKING.
Special GuestKarl Spain in March ( Fri & Sat )Karl is probably best known in Ireland for his TV series Karl Spain Wants A Woman which was a huge success in that he not only got huge ratings but he also found himself a woman. More
Ongoing Event - (Ends June 22 2012)
Spiorad Dhún na nGall: Íomhaí ó Dhún na nGall le Derek Hill agus a chairde
Spirit of Donegal: Images of Donegal by Derek Hill and Friends More
31st Mar 2012 (Sat) at 03:00
Riverbank Arts Centre
Come and join us to celebrate the launch of The Illustrators, at a special Fancy Dress Tea Party on Saturday March 31st at 3pm.
This fantastic exhibition curated by author Julia Donaldson featuring over 50 original artworks by illustrators Axel Scheffler, Emily Gravett and Nick Sharratt, to name but a few! This is your chance to see The Gruffalo, Stickman and Zog as never before, alongside many other wonderful pieces created by the artists who have collaborated with Julia on her best-selling picturebooks over the past two decades. Come dressed-up as you're favourite Julia Donaldson character to be in with the chance of winning a fantastic prize. Light refreshments will be provided. More
31st Mar 2012 (Sat) from 10:30 - 11:30
Waterford Central Library
10.30am - French fun classes for kids - Central Library
FREE event! We invite all children to come and enjoy some French fun at the Central Library! Claire Jacob will lead them for an hour or so of fun... in French! This is a great way of introducing the children to the French language, and to keep it alive for those lucky enough to speak it! This event is run in cooperation with Europe Direct at the Central Library. You need to book a space for your child at the desk in the Central Library for this FREE event! More
31st Mar 2012 (Sat) from 11:00 - 16:00
National Print Museum
In this workshop, participants will learn about and make visual books, artists' books and unique pieces.
Saturday 31 March, 11.00 - 16.00
Cost: E60 (Max. 10 people) More
31st Mar 2012 (Sat) from 11:00 - 16:00
National Museum of Ireland - Country Life
Sat 31st, 11am-4pm
Learn a new skill and see demonstrations of Tunisian crochet with Bettina Foertig.
Demonstration for all ages. No booking required. More
31st Mar 2012 (Sat) from 11:00 - 15:00
The Source Arts Centre
The Source Arts Centre and Library throw their doors open to the public. More
31st Mar 2012 (Sat) from 11:15 - 13:00
Rathfarnham Castle is the venue for the second Irish Museums Association museum visit of 2012 and will include an opportunity to view the Berkeley Costumes and Toy Collection which is on loan to the venue. More
31st Mar 2012 (Sat) from 12:00 - 13:45
Garter Lane Arts Centre
Garter Lane Theatre & waterfordfilmforall
Perfect for a family outing!
Starring: Gérard Depardieu, Alain Delon. In French with English subtitles - a live reader will be there for children.
(Tickets €3 per child, accompanying parents free - €3 per single adult - it is recommended you book in advance - contact GarterLane on 051-855038 or www.garterlane.ie (no booking fee) More
31st Mar 2012 (Sat) at 14:00
The Spirit Store
31st Mar 2012 (Sat) from 14:00 - 15:00
Look out Kids! Much loved Disney characters from four popular TV shows appear together live on stage in an unforgettable celebration of the Magic that is Disney.
The Mickey Mouse Clubhouse Tribute brings audiences into the colourful worlds of Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, Donald Duck, Daisy Duck, Goofy, Iggle Piggle, Upsy Daisy, Dora the Explorer, Boots the Monkey and Peppa Pig! Mickey Mouse hosts the show and wants to sing but when everyone gets the hiccups' they have to find ways of curing them. With participation from the audience and help from Mickey's friends on stage, they all soon get there singing voices back and everyone joins in a sing song with all the gang. More
31st Mar 2012 (Sat) from 14:30 - 15:30
Galway City Museum
Talk: The Ó Conaire Family in Local Records
Saturday, 31st March
Free of Charge
Joine Gráinne Melia of the Galway Family History Society West of a look at the Ó Conaire and McDonagh families in local records. Gráinne will follow this introduction with a general talk on various records which are available to those interested in researching family history in Galway.
Age 15 +
Booking Essential: 091 532460 firstname.lastname@example.org More
31st Mar 2012 (Sat) from 15:00 - 17:00
Project Arts Centre
Audio Described and Captioned performance of Tiny Plays for Ireland More
31st Mar 2012 (Sat) from 15:00 - 16:00
National Museum of Ireland - Natural History
Sat 31st, 3-4pm
You decide the route of the tour by having an animal lottery - be prepared for a lot of walking!
No booking required. Not wheelchair accessible. More
31st Mar 2012 (Sat) at 15:00
Launch of Cork World Book Fest 2012
Sat 31 March, 3pm
Triskel Christchurch :: FREE
Paul Howard, aka Ross O'Carroll-Kelly, will officially launch the Cork World Book Fest with a reading from his book 'Nama Mia!'.
"Ross's misadventures and on-the-nose observations never fail to provoke a laugh-out-loud reaction... bursting at the seams with spot-on parody" - Irish Times.
The 8th Cork World Book Fest will take place from 19-23 April 2012 at Cork City Library and Triskel Christchurch. Outdoor events and street markets will be held on the Grand Parade on Saturday 21st April. Copies of the Festival brochure will be available at the launch on Sat 31 March. More
31st Mar 2012 (Sat) from 20:00 - 21:30
Christ Church Cathedral, Waterford
This wonderful evening will bring the 2012 edition of the « Let's French... Again! » festival to a close: we invite you to join us in a firework of breath-taking music that celebrates both the solemnity and playfulness of Poulenc and Saint-Saëns through to master-exponents of the French choral tradition such as Fauré. This promises to be a magical evening to be remembered.
(Tickets €14/€10 U14 free - tickets available at Christchurch, 051-858958 or at the door) More
31st Mar 2012 (Sat) from 20:00 - 23:00
Nenagh Arts Centre
Celebrating thirty years, Aslan, one of Ireland's best loved bands will mark their three decades in the business at this show in Nenagh. With hits such as 'This Is', 'Loving Me Lately' and 'Crazy World', Aslan retain a loyal following and deliver a stomping performance. More
31st Mar 2012 (Sat) from 20:00 - 22:30
Colin has played sell out shows throughout Ireland and at the biggest and best comedy festivals around the world including Edinburgh, Melbourne, Montreal, and of course Kilkenny Cat Laughs.
He has been an almost permanent fixture on Irish television for the last decade. From a long list of credits his highlights have included the five years he was the writer and presenter of the highly regarded and critically acclaimed Blizzard of Odd followed by a six year stint on the hugely successful The Panel for RTE. More
31st Mar 2012 (Sat) from 20:00 - 22:00
Birr Theatre & Arts Centre
Carol McGonnell, clarinet / Darragh Morgan, violin / Mary Dullea, piano / Robin Michael, cello
Dublin-born Carol McGonnell has established herself as a leading solo performer and chamber musician in both the United States and Europe whose characterful sound and passion for new music has led to collaborations with leading composers and performances as a soloist with many orchestras, nationally and internationally. For this tour McGonnell is in cahoots with rising contemporary chamber stars the London based Fidelio Trio, described by the International Record Review as "utterly bewitching" who have premiered many new works in Europe, the USA, South Africa and China. More
31st Mar 2012 (Sat) - 1st Apr 2012 (Sun) from 20:00 - 03:00
The Sugar Club
A night of film, vintage fashion, cocktails, DJs & live performance More