Events - Archive:

7 Jun - 14 Jun
Schools: Instrument and Music Making Workshop

In this hands-on and creative workshop with musician Shane Mc Kenna, your class will create their own instruments.Then mixing these and other classroom instruments, you will be introduced to Dabbledoo’s free online tools that use shapes, colours and animation to get everyone playing together.

20 May
Dance Workshop: Balletto di Roma

This fun dance workshop for ages 6+ will be led by Roberta Racis from Balletto di Roma based on their show At Home Alone.

19 May - 20 May
At Home Alone

Dublin Dance Festival and The Ark present a children's dance show for ages 6+ from Balletto di Roma (Italy)

17 Apr
The Ark at Cruinniú

On Easter Monday, we are excited to be heading to St Stephen's Green to be part of RTÉ's Cruinniú na Cásca events.

13 Apr
Artist Professional Development with Tim Crouch

A professional development workshop with Tim Crouch, director of Jeramee, Hartleby and Ooglemore.

12 Apr - 26 Apr
Jeramee, Hartleby and Oooglemore

Join us as we head to the seaside this Easter in a joyful theatre show that children and grown ups will love.

18 Mar
Sit for a Portrait 2017

Children aged 7+ could win the chance to have their portrait drawn by one of Ireland's leading portrait artists! In partnership with St Patrick's Festival

11 Mar - 25 Mar
Face to Face – Portrait workshops

Forget the mobile phone, why not draw or paint your own selfie? Artist Jole Bortoli helps you explore different ways and styles to create your self portrait in this creative workshop

11 Mar - 18 Mar
Early Years Workshop: Look at Me!

A fun and creative session with artist Jane Groves that introduces young children (Ages 2-4) to simple portraiture.

7 Mar
Talk: Brian Maguire

To mark the opening of our 'Put Yourself in the Portrait Gallery', which features his charcoal drawings from our Children of Ireland 2016 series, artist Brian Maguire gives a talk for adults interested in his take on human rights and visual arts.