For two days during the mid-term break The Ark will be hosting Creative Writing Workshops with Fighting Words in our wonderful Ark theatre.
Maeve Clancy will be running a series of workshops at The Ark, starting October 24th through to November 5th. Make your own spooky scene or flipbook with witches and goblins! Read what Maeve has to say.
US Astronaut Colonel Shane Kimbrough visited The Ark last week to celebrate World Space Week.
The Ark has entered a short video into the Better Together video competition with the hopes of raising awareness about the children's cultural centre and to be in with a chance of winning a cash prize! Please vote now!
As kind supporters of “9/11 Ireland Remembers”, a charitable concert presented by Enchiriadis Treis Choir at the Convention Centre Dublin to commemorate the 10th anniversary of September 11th, The Old Head Golf Links has donated four rounds of golf (valued at €800) on their stunning 18 hole course in Kinsale, Co. Cork. Passes go on auction today, 29th September 2011 to raise funds for Harmony.
The Ark was honoured to be the beneficiary of 9/11 Ireland Remembers, a commemorative concert for the 10th anniversary of 9/11 with the Enchiriadis Treis Choir on Sunday in The Convention Centre Dublin. Poet Paula Meehan read a poem she had written especially for the occasion and has kindly given us permission to reproduce it here.
Practice.ie Guest Editor Mark O’Brien talks to Muireann Ahern - outgoing Theatre Programmer and Producer at The Ark, who will soon take up full-time as Joint Artistic Director of Theatre Lovett.
The Ark and Railway Procurement Agency/LUAS shortlisted for the 2011 Allianz Business to Arts Awards
Minister for Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht officially launches The Ark's summer music festival
The Girl who Forgot to Sing Badly takes international festival by storm