Chapterhouse trio of productions bound for Curraghmore!

Chapterhouse will stage its production of ‘Pride and Prejudice’ in the gardens of Curraghmore Estate on Saturday, June 26 (4pm). CHAPTERHOUSE Theatre Company is delighted to be returning Curraghmore Estate as part of its 2022 open-air theatre and concert tour....

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At the movies: A movie for Marvel fanatics

  REVIEW: Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness – Two Stars   I AM someone who personally thinks that Marvel needs to calm down for a while. Despite that somewhat controversial opinion, I attended Doctor Strange in the Multiverse...

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Book Nook: The ‘Marathon Man’ and his unending endurance

EVERY athlete has a personal reason, a why, something which focuses them and sustains their endurance. For Alan Corcoran, that...

Wednesday, 11/05/22 - 3:05pm Read More

The return of Happy Birthday Dear Alice

Jim Nolan directs Happy Birthday Dear Alice at the Theatre Royal this May 12-May 14. Photo: Colin Shanahan   ‘The...

Tuesday, 10/05/22 - 12:39pm Read More

Blackwater Valley Opera Festival Beckons

Pictured at the Lismore Heritage Centre were, from left: Jill Devlin, Eamonn Carroll (Festival Director), Annamai Condon, Deputy Mayor Cllr...

Friday, 06/05/22 - 2:27pm Read More

‘My Fair Lady’ plays the Royal this week

WATERFORD Musical Society makes its long-anticipated return to the Mall this week with ‘My Fair Lady’, Lerner and Loewe’s magnificent...

Tuesday, 26/04/22 - 9:21pm Read More

Watch Katie fall flat on her face

LOCAL actor/playwright Katie Honan falls flat on her face for five nights in Garter Lane Arts Centre from this Tuesday,...

Monday, 07/03/22 - 9:28am Read More

The Book Nook: The journey to being able to say, “My Name is Philippa”

Dymphna Nugent’s weekly book review for the Waterford News & Star ‘My Name is Philippa’ is the perfect title for...

Sunday, 23/01/22 - 11:58am Read More

View From The Green Room: Scattering The Ashes

WLR: Mid-Term Break (Imagine Arts Festival) THERE’S an arc to all love stories. Couples meet, fall in love, circumstances and...

Tuesday, 09/11/21 - 1:40am Read More

View From The Green Room: Trystin’ The Night Away

Theatre Royal: The Iron Annie Cabaret THE Iron Annie Cabaret rocked up to The Mall with a show that is...

Tuesday, 09/11/21 - 1:34am Read More

Spokes Poetry Night returns on November 19

THE SPOKES open mic and poetry night makes a welcome return to Phil Grimes’s Pub in Johnstown on Friday, November 19...

Monday, 08/11/21 - 6:56pm Read More

Waterford’s ‘Funny Foreigners’ at Garter Lane this Friday

WHAT’S so funny about life among the Irish if you’re not from here? Well, for a start, “funny” means different...

Monday, 08/11/21 - 6:46pm Read More

View From The Green Room: Jack Cunningham works Disney Magic

IT’S 11:30 am and I’m at the end of a queue that stretches down to where Wright’s Bicycle shop once...

Saturday, 06/11/21 - 12:35am Read More

View From The Green Room: Floodtide of Regret

Theatre Royal: Flood (Imagine Festival) IT’S the silences that are the enemy. Jack and Stella fight the silences through filters...

Saturday, 06/11/21 - 12:30am Read More

View From The Green Room: ‘Spliced’ – Man, ball an’ all

Imagine Arts Festival 2021 at Ballygunner GAA Club TIMMY Creed is driven by demons. It’s part of his compulsive, obsessive...

Saturday, 30/10/21 - 8:50am Read More

View From The Green Room: Eimear Cheasty interviews Megan Nolan

Theatre Royal: Waterford Writers Weekend ISN’T it just great when you eavesdrop on two writers talking about the business of...

Saturday, 30/10/21 - 8:44am Read More

TG4’s spotlight on An Rinn’s Áine Uí Cheallaigh

THE current season of TG4’s ‘Sé Mo Laoch’ series, featuring some of Ireland’s finest traditional performers, concludes on Sunday, October...

Tuesday, 05/10/21 - 4:58pm Read More

Come On Down: our Liveline plea to Joe!

WHILE Waterfordians basked in the city being named the Best Place to Live in Ireland by The Irish Times, Joe...

Monday, 04/10/21 - 2:48pm Read More

20th Imagine Festival to run from October 15 to 24

THE 20th annual Imagine Arts Festival will be held in Waterford between October 15 and 24, featuring a blend of...

Friday, 17/09/21 - 6:34pm Read More

Everything you need to know about Sally Rooney’s new novel

IN her trademark style on the heels of Normal People, Sally Rooney traces the bonds between friends and the changing...

Thursday, 16/09/21 - 12:27pm Read More