Free ‘Taster’ Beatboxing Workshop at The Ark

Join us at The Ark for a free 'taster' Beatboxing workshop on Saturday, 19 November.

Creative Writing Workshops with Fighting Words at The Ark

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 - 3D Scene-Making and Flip Book Animation Workshops

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.

An Astronaut Lands at The Ark

US Astronaut Colonel Shane Kimbrough visited The Ark last week to celebrate World Space Week.

Vote for The Ark in the Better Together Campaign!

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!

Raising Funds for Harmony - Calling All Golfers!

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.

Read Paula Meehan’s “Ballad of the Fallen World”

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.

Interview with Muireann Ahern on 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.

20th Allianz Business to Arts Awards

The Ark and Railway Procurement Agency/LUAS shortlisted for the 2011 Allianz Business to Arts Awards

Ready, steady, PLAY!

Minister for Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht officially launches The Ark's summer music festival