Entertainment

Slieverue Hits the Jackpot!

Slieverue Hits the Jackpot!

Slieverue Hits the Jackpot!

The Eigse Players bring their own special brand of madness and mayhem to the Parish Hall in Slieverue for three nights from Thursday 19th – Saturday 21st March starting at 8.00 p.m. This year’s hilarious comedy ‘Hitting the Jackpot’ tells the story of County Councillor Eamon Leslie, who at the end of his tether from...
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International Women’s Day Festival

International Women’s Day Festival

International Women’s Day Festival

Waterford Women’s Centre, celebrating 25 years, since 1995, working with women and children in Waterford, presents the annual International Women’s Day Festival 2020. Tomorrow (Wednesday) a Civic Trust Blue Plaque will be unveiled to the Daly Family at 11am in Arundel Lane where Mai, Debbie and their mother, Margaret...
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Stellar cast for Five Year Plan

Stellar cast for Five Year Plan

Stellar cast for Five Year Plan

Nicola Spendlove’s powerful new play presented by Waterford’s Stagemad Theatre Company comes to Garter Lane on March 19th and 20th.Directed by Ben Quinlan with the hugely talented cast of Ema Lemon. Grannie Kavanagh. and Abi McCormack, this play will astound and confound in a night of theatre that has...
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Captivating Catalan coast

Captivating Catalan coast

We found the Catalan equivalent of the Copper Coast.There is a national park out to the Cap de Crues, which is the most easterly point of the Spanish lands, next stop the Balearic islands, also populated by the Catalans.The road from Roses is quite narrow and up a mountain and not easy, as tour buses also use...
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An Audience With Gar Campion

An Audience With Gar Campion

An Audience With Gar Campion

(Garter Lane, March 5th, 6th and 7th) Gar Campion, the greatest hurler in the world….of Ireland, brings his brand new show “An Audience With Gar Campion” to Garter Lane. Disgraced after becoming the first hurler to be banned for the game for failing a drugs test for PEDs, Gar is forced to take a job coaching a new...
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The Truth About Eating Disorders

The Truth About  Eating Disorders

The Truth About Eating Disorders

‘I never wanted to be thin…I just wanted to regain control of my life’ Michelle Heffernan Reports In 2007 it looked like I had it all; 600 points in my Leaving Cert, college place in Trinity, modelling contract, family, friends. In reality, I was in the darkest place I’ve ever been in my life. At 17 I had...
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Sleeping Beauty from Bolshoi Ballet

Sleeping Beauty from Bolshoi Ballet

(Theatre Royal, Saturday, February 29th) This February the Royal Moscow Ballet brings every child’s favourite fairy-tale to the Theatre Royal stage with very special Guest Soloists from the world-famous Bolshoi Ballet. This is the classic story of love and innocence, mystery and magic set to Tchaikovsky’s enchanting...
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Running From the Shadows

Running From the Shadows

A story of childhood abuse and how one woman faced her past, and ran towards her future By Stephanie Hickey In Running from the Shadows Stephanie Hickey tells, in her own words, how she survived abuse at the hands of a trusted family member and of how running, a simple physical activity helped her achieve...
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Pat Coldrick plays at Theatre Royal

Pat Coldrick plays at Theatre Royal

After a hugely successful 2019, including a sell-out show with the RTE Concert Orchestra in the National Concert Hall, Pat Coldrick is taking to the highways and byways of Ireland for a nationwide tour this year. Pat Coldrick is an Irish classical guitarist and composer who has been working for the past six years at...
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