Cecilia Danell. Photo:- Cohoe Horgan


'Getting To Know...'

Thu, Nov 26, 2020

What is your idea of perfect happiness?


An Taibhdhearc seeks company/individual to 'take the theatre in hand'

Thu, Nov 19, 2020

AN TAIBHDHEARC, the national Irish language theatre, is seeking applications from Irish language theatre companies, artistic directors, or producers, to run the theatre.

Festivals & Events

Galway Pride plans series of online events for December

Thu, Nov 26, 2020

As the days darken towards the end of an unprecedented and difficult year, a bit of joy and colour will be brought to Galway when Galway's LGBT+ community hosts Winter Pride.

Seán Keane.


Sean Keane - new single and Town Hall show

Mon, Nov 30, 2020

SEAN KEANE, one of Galway's finest, and best loved singers, this week released his new single, 'I'll Be There', ahead of his virtual Town Hall Theatre show later this month.

A scene from the Galway made, Irish language feature film, Arracht.


Galway made film is Ireland’s entry for Oscars’ Best International Feature Film category

Thu, Nov 26, 2020

ARRACHT, AN Irish-language feature film which was made in Connemara, has been selected as Ireland’s entry for the Oscars’ Best International Feature Film category for 93rd annual Academy Awards.

Karl Spain (left) and Fred Cooke.


The Silly Virtual Quiz with Karl Spain and Fred Cooke

Thu, Nov 12, 2020

THE GREAT Karl Spain, and his glamorous assistant Fred Cooke, will host a night of laughs, quizzing, and plenty of prizes - including online vouchers that will help #SupportLocal businesses - in The Silly Virtual Quiz.

Emplacement by Catherine Patrickson, one of the works that will be featured in the virtual art market.


Oughterard virtual artwork market

Thu, Nov 26, 2020

AN ONLINE art market takes place tomorrow evening in Galway, with work by more than 20 artists available to purchase.

Performing Arts

Online contemplative dance retreat

Mon, Nov 23, 2020

A free, online, contemplative dance retreat for professional dance artists will take place this Sunday, November 29, from 10am to 4pm.

Poel Kevin Higgins. Photo:-Mike Shaughnessy

Literature & Readings

A darkly humorous look at surviving 2020

Thu, Nov 26, 2020

COME THE end of the year, the question will not be, "How was 2020 for you?", but rather "How did you get through 2020?" In his new book, Galway poet Kevin Higgins will provide his answer.

Gary Oldman in David Fincher's Mank.


Film Review: Mank

Tue, Dec 01, 2020

NETFLIX HAS two big budget prestige films out this month - Hillbilly Elegy, traditional Oscar bait and frankly one of the worst films I have seen this year; and Mank, from director David Fincher, which is a Hollywood biopic, traditionally a genre that does well at award season.


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