News Archive 2007-2015

Artists’ Collections

January 23rd – March 7th Group exhibition curated by Adrian Kelly, Director Glebe Gallery Churchill, featuring work by leading artists from the North West along side works by other artists from their private collections. Artists include Sean McSweeney, Locky Morris, Brian Ferren, Denise Ferren, Orla McHardy, Ian Gordon, Sarah Lewtas,…...

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Apples of the Golan (Film Screening + Director’s Talk)

Thursday 22nd January, 7.30pm Admission Free Presented by Art of Resistance Collective, Regional Cultural Centre & Wildcard Distribution. APPLES OF THE GOLAN tells the epic story of Majdal Shams, one of five remaining Arab villages in the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights. Before the occupation there were 136 such villages, which have…...

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An Evening of Entertainment

Presented by Letterkenny Active Retirement Association Thursday 15th January at 7.30pm Featuring Deirdre Hines, Poet, Playwright, Artist, Performer and Author of best selling collection “The Language of Coats” will perform from this and her forthcoming new collection. Sheila Flitton, Actress, will perform her award winning play Beezie. Followed by Dan…...

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Usher’s Island

Saturday 10th January Andy Irvine, Donal Lunny, Mike McGoldrick, Paddy Glackin and John Doyle. The first ever, public performance, by the new Irish super group, an intimate preview show prior their official debut concert at Celtic Connections. Andy Irvine, Donal Lunny, Mike McGoldrick, Paddy Glackin and John Doyle are among…...

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It’s a Wonderful Life (Christmas Charity Screening)

Monday 22nd December Maria Howard’s 4th annual Christmas Film Screening in aid of the local St. Vincent de Paul branch. 6pm – Mince Pies, Mulled Wine & Live Christmas Music 6.45pm – It’s a Wonderful Life Film Screening. Booking not required. Donations taken at the door....

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Music Network Presents: Phronesis

Saturday 7th February A slice of Nordic noir as jazz trio Phronesis, one of the most exhilarating outfits on the European circuit, bring their intelligent and imaginative sound to the stage with its intricate bass lines, hypnotic grooves and spiralling piano patterns. Hailed a few years back as “the most…...

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Music Network Presents: Maura O’Connell, Karan Casey, Martin Tourish & Ed Boyd

Saturday 17th January Blending Irish and progressive American folk singing styles, Maura O’Connell burst onto the trad scene in the 1980s as vocalist with Celtic super group De Danann. The Ennis songbird’s singing career has brought her international acclaim, two Grammy nominations and collaborations with everyone from Bonnie Raitt, Nanci…...

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Schools Anti-Litter Photography Exhibition

November 27 – December 13 An exhibition organised by Donegal County Council as part of the Schools Environmental Education Programme. The aim of this programme is to work with schools to provide them with relevant environmental information, to provide environmental talks, to promote the Green Schools Programme. The variety of…...

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Leila Jane & Band + Calamity Gin & the Sour Tones

Saturday 22nd November – 8.00pm RCC Sessions present an evening of alt country and original old-timey inspired music. Cabaret Style seating so please arrive early to ensure a good seat Admission €6 Leila Jane & Band Inspired by American Folk music from a young age, many of her songs emanate…...

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Mary and Max

Thursday 20th November – 11.30am Screening as part of the Foyle Film Festival 2014 A tale of friendship between two unlikely pen pals: Mary, a lonely, eight-year-old girl living in the suburbs of Melbourne, and Max, a forty-four-year old, severely obese man living in New York. A claymated feature film…...

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