Events - Archive: Ages 8-12

25 Jun
Hip-Hopping, Toe-Tapping Trad with JIGGY!

Mixing traditional Irish dance tunes and hip-hop beats from the 1990s, this fun and unusual family gig promises “serious toe-tap-ability.” Don’t miss this truly unique 8-piece music collective.

24 Jun - 25 Jun
Test Drive an Instrument!

Free Entry! Have a go at playing different kinds of music on one of a range of instruments and styles at these fun drop-in sessions for beginners.

24 Jun
Discovery Trail: Music Rooms

A chance to get a taste of 3 fresh family music performances at an early stage whilst getting to see a number of behind-the-scenes buildings and spaces in Temple Bar.

23 Jun - 24 Jun
Concert: Shakespeare’s Music Mix

A fun and accessible musical introduction to the world of Shakespeare. Let The Gregory Walkers take you on a fun and cheeky journey through the great bard’s lifetime using a ‘Top 20’ of the Shakespearean music that featured in his plays – complete with pirates, treasure maps and villains!

15 Jun - 22 Jun
Schools: Songwriting & Digital Tools Workshop

Your class will learn and discover how to write original songs with the support of music technology tools in this up-to-the-minute workshop led by the Songschool musicians Peter Baxter, Kevin Carrick and Liz Seaver.

10 Jun - 25 Jun
Interactive Installations: Music, Movement & Light

Free Entry! Discover fascinating and quirky electronic sound installations by composer Jonathan Nangle:

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.

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