Letterkenny

Fiona Higgins makes welcome return with art classes

Well-known Letterkenny artist Fiona Higgins makes a welcome return with her art classes next week. Fiona is once again offering day-time classes at the RCC commencing on Friday, 4th October and artists of all abilities are most welcome. A batik artist who works at home in her Letterkenny studio in…...

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Well-known surgeon celebrates Donegal’s Wild Atlantic Way

A WELL-KNOWN Donegal-based surgeon’s love of photography and poetry as led to a new publication being launched next month. Dr Michael Sugrue’s new book, Donegal’s Wild Atlantic Way, will be officially launched at the Regional Cultural Centre, Letterkenny on Saturday, 5th October. A labour of love compiled by Michael over…...

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Three top gypsy jazz artists on one stage

THE Regional Cultural Centre’s busy autumn schedule continues tonight (Thursday), 26 September, as we welcome three top class gypsy jazz artists. Presented in association with the annual Django Sur Lennon Gypsy Jazz Festival, the RCC will host three outstanding artists – Bina Coquet, Florian Cristea and Samuel Farthing. Brazilian guitarist…...

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Letterkenny Culture Night Picture Special

Letterkenny was a hive of activity on Friday night as people from across Donegal came along to experience an explosion of creativity. The Cathedral town came alive for Culture Night, Ireland’s annual nocturnal cultural extravaganza, with a wide range of events taking place throughout Letterkenny. People from all walks of…...

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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 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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Tickets selling fast for remaining Trad Week shows

Letterkenny Trad Week got off to a fantastic start with our first two shows selling out and tickets selling fast for the remaining shows! If you didn’t get a chance to see the young talented group that is Coirm from Ceol na Coille School of Irish Traditional Music on Tuesday…...

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