RCC News

Irish trad legends for Letterkenny

THE Regional Cultural Centre presents a rare opportunity to see three of the UK & Ireland’s finest traditional folk musicians on stage together this weekend. On Sunday night the RCC is delighted to present Gino Lupari, Gerry ‘Banjo’ O’Connor and Tim Edey at the Letterkenny multidisciplinary centre. This exhilarating Irish…...

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IN THE NEWS: Art review: Ealain ón gCladach | Art from the Shore (The Sunday Times)

Thank you to Cristín Leach and The Sunday Times for this wonderful review of Cathal McGinley’s new exhibition Ealain ón gCladach — Art from the Shore. The exhibition finishes on Saturday 31st August. Cathal McGinley’s outstanding show offers a masterclass in how to fill a wide-open, high-ceilinged gallery space with art.…...

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The Best of the North-West: Two Weekends of Amazing Music at the RCC

The Regional Cultural Centre Letterkenny is to play host to two concerts over the next week featuring 4 of the North-West’s best current original live music acts.   Friday 28th June, 8pm sees In Their Thousands launch their eagerly awaited debut album Arcasia with support from multi-instrumentalist Donegal / Derry duo Waldorf &…...

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Cruinniú na nÓg – A Day of Youthful Creativity

The Regional Cultural Centre is delighted to be hosting a number of events as part of the second annual Cruinniú na nÓg. Taking place all day tomorrow (Saturday), June 15, Cruinniú na nÓg is a flagship initiative of the Creative Ireland Programme’s Creative Youth plan to enable the creative potential…...

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In Their Thousands announce homecoming gig

A DONEGAL band has just announced its first home gig since the release of their debut album to rave reviews last month. Following two dates in Dublin and Belfast, In Their Thousands now return to Donegal to play the Regional Cultural Centre in Letterkenny on Friday, June 28. Downings brothers…...

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Top classical talent for Letterkenny and more

THE Regional Cultural Centre hosts a superb classical duo from Germany for a truly inspiring evening this weekend. Currently on a seven-date Irish tour with Music Network, cellist Raphaela Gromes and pianist Julian Riem, both from Munich, play the Letterkenny centre on Saturday, April 6. Raphaela Gromes is an exceptional…...

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Donegal Creatives Breakfast, Artist Talks and New Exhibitions

In its continued commitment to supporting Visual Arts throughout the North-West and beyond, the Regional Cultural Centre has an exciting few days ahead. The RCC is delighted host the first ever Donegal Creatives Breakfast tomorrow, Thursday, 28 March, from 10 to 11.30am. Artists from all mediums and practices are invited…...

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Grandaddy’s Jason Lytle and other upcoming highlights

If U.S. artist Jason Lytle learned anything, from nearly 15 years at the helm of celebrated Californian quintet Grandaddy, is that he’s just not cut out to be a 21st century pop star. There were triumphs, no doubt but Lytle was a poor fit for life in a breakthrough indie…...

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Sheerbuzz Gig Review by Megan Nyhan

We were delighted to welcome local young music enthusiast and media student Megan Nyhan to the Regional Cultural Centre to review our showcase of local emerging alternative music at the launch of Sheerbuzz’s debut EP. Sheerbuzz, Happy Out & Tank Engine, Live at the RCC Venue 2 Words by Megan Nyhan…...

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Fiona Higgins hosts new art classes at RCC

A well-known Letterkenny artist is offering new art classes at the Regional Cultural Centre Fiona Higgins is offering new morning classes at the RCC commencing on Friday, March 8 and artists of all abilities are most welcome. A batik artist who works at home in her Letterkenny studio in Letterkenny,…...

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