THE Lucy French School of Dance proudly presents ‘Variations’. A full length dance production performed on a purpose built stage at Riverstick Community Centre. The hall in the centre will be transformed into a theatre with a big stage and professional sound and lighting for the duration of the run. The show is fully costumed and will feature all of the school’s 300 pupils showing their talents at Ballet, Jazz,
Sat. April 11th – DeBarra’s Folk Club, Clonakilty After a successful set of shows marking the 20th anniversary of Kurt Cobain in 2014 Cork based Alternative Rockers Paradox are back with a full set of Nirvana classics and more. Paradox recently launched their 4th album to date titled ‘Chapters’ which has been gaining momentum since it’s release in January. Although the Paradox sound has varied their sound over the years
The poetry/film My Mother Speaks to me of Suicide is a collaboration between Clonakilty native Dave Lordan and Padraig Burke of www.runawaypenguin.com. The text of the poem, previously broadcast on RTE Arena, can be found in Lordan’s latest acclaimed collection, Lost Tribe of The Wicklow Mountains. Lordan’s new project is the popular and iconoclastic website www.bogmanscannon.com.
The opening season at Uillinn: West Cork Arts Centre continues with two new exhibitions; Antrum, Daphne Wright’s solo exhibition of sculpture and video and Disconnect, a three person exhibition of installation and paintings by west Cork-based artists – Bernadette Cotter, John Doherty and Sue Crellin McCarthy.
FOURTH Space exhibition is now in its final week at Uillinn: West Cork Arts Centre, running until 14th March. The next exhibition will open on 21st March with Daphne Wright and a group exhibition Disconnect. Sculpture and video installation work by Daphne Wright will feature in the James O’Driscoll Gallery. Daphne has created new works of sculpture for this exhibition showing with two video works, If you broke me and
BANTRY is delighted to welcome back a fancy dress parade this Saint Patrick’s Day, Tuesday March 17th kicking off at 12.30pm with a large numbers of floats followed by live music on the square with bouncing castles, face painters and much more fun and games for all ages. Come and join in the fun and games in Bantry town this saint Patrick’s Day from 12.30pm!
THIS year’s St Patrick’s Day Festival at Coppeen will be launched by members of the Crowley family Moneynacrohy Enniskeane, who recently won the top award in the TG4 Clann Feirm Factor awards program. The four member family group fought off stiff competion from a number of other family groups around the country to win the top award and €20,000. The award winning group consist of John, Helena, James and Tim
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A CROSS community initiative to save and restore Christ Church, Glandore is culminating in a final push to raise funds. “We have been has been very successful in fulfilling our aims so far, mainly thanks to the huge support we have been given by the general public and state agencies, but the windows and the interior have yet to be painted,” said Dean Chris Peters.
HAVE you ever listened to a radio jingle and thought to yourself, “I could do that!”. Well the chance has arrived with the new Le Crunch Apples 7G Jingle contest. The super healthy apple brand is asking people in Cork as well as people across Ireland to create a radio jingle and be in with a chance of winning part of a €7,000 prize fund. Le Crunch Apples has teamed