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 misunderstandings intervene, lovers move apart, meet and reconcile – and live happily ever after. Local playwright Noel Kelly’s interest lies...

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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 crass, vulgar, in-your-face, sexually explicit and different. And interesting because the show always holds the attention and challenges our perception...

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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

Arts Council Agility Award funding receives €2.5m boost

THE ARTS Council has issued a special call to artists, practitioners and arts workers who have never previously received a...

Tuesday, 31/08/21 - 10:22am Read More

View From The Green Room: Lupita’s sizzling ‘Summer Synergy’

Tramore Coastguard Cultural Centre: Lupita de Bháil Art Exhibition I HAD a very interesting conversation with artist Lupita De Bháil...

Tuesday, 24/08/21 - 12:57am Read More

Anseo Waterford Festival takes place this weekend

WATERFORD City and Dungarvan will hold outdoor concerts next weekend – August 14 and 15 – as part of the...

Monday, 09/08/21 - 6:02pm Read More

VIEW FROM THE GREEN ROOM: Déise’s dazzling solid silver

Waterford Kite Brooch discovered in the Arundel Square excavations.   Christchurch Deanery: Irish Museum of Silver   I’M in the...

Tuesday, 06/07/21 - 8:30am Read More

VIEW FROM THE GREEN ROOM: Waterford Music flying flag for classical performance

REVIEW: Theatre Royal Online – Waterford Music with Patrick Rafter (violin) and Fiachra Garvey (piano)   WHAT a delight it...

Tuesday, 29/06/21 - 10:13pm Read More

Jamie Beamish named as Theatre Royal’s Artist in Residence

WELL-KNOWN Waterford actor Jamie Beamish has been named as the Theatre Royal’s inaugural Artist in Residence. During his nine-month sojourn...

Wednesday, 23/06/21 - 12:32pm Read More

Waterford’s ‘Ghosting’ finds new haunt off Broadway

  GHOSTING, written by Jamie Beamish and performed by Áine ní Ríordáin, was first performed at the Theatre Royal last...

Tuesday, 22/06/21 - 1:26pm Read More

Turas Bóthair returns to TG4 on April 15

‘TURAS Bóthair’ returns to TG4 on Thursday, April 15 for a fourth series (partly filmed in pre-Covid times) featuring old...

Monday, 05/04/21 - 4:27pm Read More