Wednesday, 29 December 2010

JANUARY IN THE OPERA HOUSE


CONCERT   
Sun 2 Jan, 8pm
The Wolfe Tones
Brian Warfield, Noel Nagle and Tommy Byrne are celebrating 45 legendary years as Ireland’s number one folk group.
Tickets: €26, €28.50, €31 (Booking fee may apply)



CONCERT
Thu 6 Jan, 8pm
Women’s Little Christmas
Abba Revival
Celebrate Women’s Little Christmas with all the greatest hits from Waterloo to The Winner Takes It All and everything in between!
Tickets: €26, €28.50, €31 (Booking fee may apply)



COMEDY
Fri 14 & Sat 15 Jan, 8pm
Katherine Lynch: The Hack-Of-Ya Tour
The Leitrim funny lady is back and bolder than ever.  Packed with cheeky comedy, song and dance.
Tickets: €28 (Booking fee may apply)



COMEDY
Fri 21 Jan, 8pm
PJ Gallagher - Raging
One of Ireland’s best-loved comedians, J is a Vicar Street and Naked Camera regular.
Tickets: €26, €27.50, €29 (Booking fee may apply)



CONCERT
Sun 23 Jan, 8pm
Reelin’ in the Showband Years
With host Ronan Collins, Crystal Swing and other showband stars.
Tickets: €26, €28.50, €31, €33.50 (Booking fee may apply)



COMEDY
Thu 27 – Sun 30 Jan, 8pm
Des Bishop – My Dad Was Nearly James Bond
Inspired by his Father’s recent diagnosis of lung cancer, Des’s latest critically acclaimed show tells of a remarkable life tinged with regret.  An unforgettable and touching comedy experience.
Tickets: €26, €27.50, €29 (Booking fee may apply) 

Thursday, 23 December 2010

FROZEN GLASHABOY

Walked from Dunkettle Roundabout to Glanmire Village and back (late afternoon) today and took these shots of the ice and  frozen banks. Double click on collage to enlarge.

Tuesday, 21 December 2010

Culture Catch (every Tuesday)

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 ***JUST ANNOUNCED*** The fabulously funny West End smash hit show GRUMPY OLD WOMEN - LIVE! Starring Adèle King...http://fb.me/MxwACDIy

Sirius Arts Centre Sirius is now closed until the 5th of January - we will let you know about the new date for Trio after that time. Thanks to everyone for their support in 2010 - Happy Christmas and Happy 2011!

Christmas with Mark O'Neill – BuckleyFineArt

archiseek Paul Clerkin  by johnfoley Ireland's Heritage Sector Decimated by Punitive Cuts - Heritage Council warns of job losses and tourism setback http://bit.ly/dSrDAD

Rory Gallagher memorial, Paul St
thegrainstore The Grain Store  by Ballymaloe Frankie Gavin&De Dannan perform Thurs 30th Dec, 8pm. Book tics- 0833631468 or Dinner in Ballymaloe at 6pm followed by concert €65-0214363279

DruidTheatre Druid Theatre  by johnfoley BREAKING NEWS & WOW! Druid's 'Penelope' by Enda Walsh is in New York Times Top 10 for 2010. Thank you Ben Brantley!http://nyti.ms/hizfj1

Sirius Arts Centre announces a weekend portfolio review session taking place in Cobh, Ireland on 5  and 6 February 2011. The purpose of this review is to provide both photographers and artists working with photography the opportunity to meet one-on-one with professionals from Europe and Ireland. Review

http://www.buckleyfineart.com/ Sharon's work which many of you will already have seen in Dublin will finally be available in Cork from next Tuesday (Dec 14th). A magical collection of originals and prints. 
AOIFEonline AOIFE  by BuckleyFineArt


Sirius Arts Centre Richard Mosse - Featured in this months' British Journal of Photography - Richard was nominated for the 2010 AIB Prize by Sirius Arts Centre and was shortlisted. It is expected that we will exhibit 
Infra in 2011! Wall Photos Interview in this month's British Journal of Photography By: Richard Mosse

rsvpireland RSVP Ireland  by danmorris63 Its showtime! This Christmas bring all the family to see A Christmas Pageant in Cork and Kinsale. www.rsvpireland.webs.com

SNOW WHITE AT THE OPERA HOUSE CORKABOUT: SNOW WHITE AT THE OPERA HOUSE

thegrainstore The Grain Store  by Ballymaloe December Events in The Grain Store Ballymaloe -http://eepurl.com/bI-9T


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Monday, 20 December 2010

MEETING THE FOX IN MAYFIELD

Walked around the sports fields (Village Utd, Transport RFC, Mayfield GAA and Mayfield Utd) this morning and spotted a fox in nearby farm. Bit too far away for pocket Canon but any shot is better than no shot. Click on collage to enlarge

Saturday, 18 December 2010

Tuesday, 14 December 2010

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http://www.lavitgallery.com/index.htm Winter Show continues...

Sirius Arts Centre announces a weekend portfolio review session taking place in Cobh, Ireland on 5 &6 February 2011. The purpose of this review is to provide both photographers and artists working with photography the opportunity to meet one-on-one with professionals from Europe and Ireland. Review

Sharon McDaid's magical works arriving soon.  http://www.buckleyfineart.com/
Sharon's work which many of you will already have seen in Dublin will finally be available in Cork from next Tuesday (Dec 14th). A magical collection of originals and prints. AOIFEonline AOIFE  by BuckleyFineArt

fionakearney Fiona Kearney  by BuckleyFineArt Great to see acknowledgement of @Campaign4Arts and impact of arts investment in Gerry Smyth article http://bit.ly/gWWCTg

Skookum86 Roscoe P. Dunwoody  by cafegusto Check out the Photography of Wesley Law From Cork, Ireland http://bit.ly/f5msOw  

Triskel Arts Centre A great night out guaranteed on Thurs 16th Dec, 8pm! The new short story collection ‘Sharp Stick, Driven Nails’ will be launched at the River Lee Hotel Cork with a fantastic line-up of stories, poetry, music and song. The book features tonight on ‘The View’ – RTE 1, 11.35pm.

Budget Day: HOW DID THE ARTS FAIR? http://ow.ly/3loRJ from @campaign4arts

Frankie Gavin & De Dannan – Ballymaloe - Thursday 30th December

Sirius Arts Centre Richard Mosse - Featured in this months' British Journal of Photography - Richard was nominated for the 2010 AIB Prize by Sirius Arts Centre and was shortlisted. It is expected that we will exhibit Infra in 2011! Wall Photos Interview in this month's British Journal of Photography

rsvpireland RSVP Ireland  by danmorris63 Its showtime! This Christmas bring all the family to see A Christmas Pageant in Cork and Kinsale. www.rsvpireland.webs.com

SNOW WHITE AT THE OPERA HOUSE CORKABOUT: SNOW WHITE AT THE OPERA HOUSE

AbbeyTheatre Abbey Theatre  by elywinebars The Spring/Summer season at the Abbey has been announced, full details on the website http://tiny.cc/abbey11 #abbey11


thegrainstore The Grain Store  by Ballymaloe December Events in The Grain Store Ballymaloe -http://eepurl.com/bI-9T

corkcitylibrary Cork City Libraries Hollyhill Library: Tuesday 14 Dec 11.00a.m.: Gramophone Recital with Dan Murphy. corkcitylibrary Cork City Libraries Mayfield Library: Wed 15 Dec 3.30p.m.: Chess Club. New members welcome.

Cobh Edition via Mick O'Regan REDUCED TO £5.99 - last few left: http://www.cdunsigned.com/cd.php?products_id=449 CD Unsigned : DENNIS REGAN - Dennis Regan : Hear or Buy the CD www.cdunsigned.com This debut release contains 12 original songs in the Irish Folk tradition. There's life, love, youth, old-age, drink, lack of drink, elation, depression, festivals, and flying saucers!


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Tuesday, 7 December 2010

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Cork Arts Studio is a performing arts school in cork city offering dance classes and theatre workshops.
www.corkartsstudio.ie/

corkcitylibrary Cork City Libraries 
Grand Parade Library: Wed 8 Dec at 7p.m.: A City without a Library: the Burning of Cork's Carnegie Library. Pat McMahon and Tom McCarthy

West Cork Arts Centre supports a multi-disciplinary arts program with a focus on modern and contemporary visual art and a range of education and community ...
www.westcorkartscentre.com/ 

Don't forget we have the fabulous TRIO in the Sirius this Saturday at 8pm - a Fundraiser for the Sirius Arts Centre - tickets are €20 and your ticket included mulled wine and mince pies. Come along, get into the spirit of the season and help us raise money for the Sirius!
Richard Mosse - Featured in this months' British Journal of Photography - Richard was nominated for the 2010 AIB Prize by Sirius Arts Centre and was shortlisted. It is expected that we will exhibit Infra in 2011!
Interview in this month's British Journal of Photography

rsvpireland RSVP Ireland 
 by danmorris63
Its showtime! This Christmas bring all the family to see A Christmas Pageant in Cork and Kinsale. www.rsvpireland.webs.com

SNOW WHITE AT THE OPERA HOUSE CORKABOUT: SNOW WHITE AT THE OPERA HOUSE

AbbeyTheatre Abbey Theatre  by elywinebars The Spring/Summer season at the Abbey has been announced, full details on the website http://tiny.cc/abbey11 #abbey11


thegrainstore The Grain Store  by Ballymaloe December Events in The Grain Store Ballymaloe -http://eepurl.com/bI-9T

Corkartstheatre Cork Arts Theatre Mrs. Bob Cratchit's Wild Christmas Binge @the Cork Arts Theatre Dec 1st-11th.Hilarious Christmas show with a host of Cork actors.Book now!

Triskel Arts Centre Strange Love: Breda Lynch Exhibition Fri 19 Nov – Sat 11 Dec
ESB Substation, Caroline Street, Cork

corkcityarts Cork City Arts by BuckleyFineArt

Upcoming Arts Grants Deadline announced for 10th December. Forms available on www.corkcity.ie

Crawford Art Gallery, Emmet Place, Cork, Ireland. ... Click here to view links to websites relating to the arts in Ireland. Board of Directors: John Bowen ...
www.crawfordartgallery.ie/ 

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Friday, 3 December 2010

CORK ARTS THEATRE

Greetings!
Oh the weather outside is frightful.....Welcome to the December newsletter for the Cork Arts Theatre. We hope you are all keeping safe in the snow!

As 2010 draws to an end we would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone who came to a show, wrote, produced, directed, acted or was involved in any of the dozens of shows we have seen in the Cork Arts Theatre this year. Without support such as this we would not be able to survive and for this we thank you read more .....

Thursday, 2 December 2010

CELEBS SCRIBBLE FOR CHARITY

WE ARE NOT psychologists here at TheJournal.ie. However, we can’t help but theorise about what was going through the heads of these well-known Irish people (and one British prime minister) when they were drawing the doodles (in slideshow below). Read more here