Regional Cultural Centre

Lemoncello look forward to home gig for Letterkenny Trad Week

THE upcoming Letterkenny Trad Week 2020 (19th to 26th January), now in its sixth year, will not only host well-known artists, but also offer a stage to showcase upcoming talents. One of these acts will be Lemoncello who will be supporting Cavan singer/songwriter Lisa O’Neill and her trio in the…...

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Letterkenny Trad Week 2020 is a family affair

THE sixth annual Letterkenny Trad Week (19th to 26th January) will feature two well-known musical families as part of its 2020 line-up. On Tuesday night, 21st January the Regional Cultural Centre, Letterkenny welcomes Donegal family group Clann Mhic Ruairí. Made up of siblings Tony (singer), Aodh (singer/guitar), Sean (singer), Dónall…...

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Radical ReThink – Learning from others’ experience in art

A FREE event aimed to create dialogue and provoke critical thinking around art and culture welcomes two special guests to Letterkenny this week. Radical ReThink – Conversations in Contemporary Art Practice is an event series giving artists a platform to work, talk about their art practice and how that connects…...

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Two local album launches this month

THE Regional Cultural Centre is proud to be hosting no less than two local album launches this month. Tomorrow night (Thursday), 7th November, well-known Letterkenny native Terry Monaghan takes to the RCC stage with some of the finest musicians the northwest has to offer to launch his latest album, Mercy.…...

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Terry Monaghan to launch new album at RCC

A Gortahork-based musician launches his latest collection of songs in the Regional Cultural Centre, Letterkenny next week. On Thursday night, 7th November, well-known Letterkenny native Terry Monaghan takes to the RCC stage with some of the finest musicians the northwest has to offer to launch his latest album, Mercy. A…...

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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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Culture Night 2019 at the RCC

It’s another incredibly busy and versatile weekend here at our multidisciplinary centre. While we have two exhibitions opening on Culture Night (Friday, 20th September) we also have another ongoing exhibition, a screening to complement one of the new exhibitions, and some free entertainment for children. FAI – National Football Exhibition…...

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