Join Ark favourites Nico Brown and Martin Brunsden for a gig full of songs, imaginative sound play, unusual instruments and a little bit of joyful chaos!
A jazz-inspired early years music workshop for 2-4 year olds.
Come join our ghostly house band and play some fun ghoulish pop tunes with other young musicians – who knows, maybe we’ll make music loud enough to wake the dead and get them dancing!
Dracula has raided The Ark’s music instrument cupboard for all of our weirdest instruments and has put them in his spooky sound lab in his lair in the basement. Presented by The Ark & the Bram Stoker Festival 2014
Jump on board as harmonica player and guitarist Michael McInerney takes you on an easy music adventure into the mellow world of the blues.
Relax and enjoy a family gig with a tasty mix of early jazz, country and blues as well as some fun spooky sing-along songs to sink your teeth into!
Presented by The Ark & the Bram Stoker Festival 2014.
Create your own rhyming rhythmic rap just like your favourite hip-hop music heroes with the help of rapper GMC. Rapping is great fun, easy and great for confidence too so come along and give it a try.
Become a dance music producer in this music technology workshop especially for ages 8+
Come to our Halloween hang out zone and get in the spooky spirit with our resident un-dead DJ spinning the decks and scratching vinyl and some spooky themed spoken words and stories.
A special event for primary teachers, artists and arts professionals interested in working within a primary school context. Presented by The Ark and The LAB Gallery/Dublin City Council Arts Office
A Music CPD Course for Primary School Teachers. In partnership with Dublin West Education Centre
Join Zoologist Geraldine Breen to discover how animals survive the Irish Winter - Find out which Irish animals really hibernate and why some animals think Ireland is the place to be during Winter!
The Ark and Music Network present a brand new festive music show exploring the magic and mystery of Winter.
A CPD Course for Primary School Teachers. In partnership with Dublin West Education Centre. Experience an innovative and non-prescriptive approach to visual arts education and how it could be applied within your school.
With a dynamic blend of original music, improvisation and audience interaction, this brand new festive music show by composer Brian Irvine has been commissioned and specially created for children and schools.
Visit The Ark’s new Winter Art Studio for a stimulating visual arts experience that incorporates all six strands of the Visual Arts Curriculum.
The Winter Art Studio is a fun and creative experience that enables the whole family to engage with and create visual art together.
Outstanding Irish band Kíla bring their hip-shaking, smile-making, funky, groovy brand of trad to The Ark this Tradfest. Don't miss their wonderfully interactive and eclectic music which is simply brimming with energy and vitality.