How to Catch a Star5 Dec - 30 Dec 2018

We welcome Branar Téatar do Pháistí back to The Ark for the festive season with their gorgeous adaptation of Oliver Jeffers' best-selling picture book.

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Our Seedlings workshops offer opportunities to explore materials and the world around them through playful, engaging activities. Ideal for little ones and their grown-ups to imagine and create together.

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TradFest Children’s Hub 201925 Jan - 27 Jan 2019

A jam-packed programme of traditional music and craft activities, with concerts, workshops and sessions for schools & families.

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Featured Events

  • How to Catch a Star

    5 Dec - 30 Dec 2018 Read More
  • Seedlings Workshops - The Slime Sensorium

    30 Nov - 1 Dec 2018 Read More
  • TradGigs for Children: Pólca 4

    25 Jan - 26 Jan 2019 Read More
  • Family Workshop: Bodhrán Beats & Rhythms

    27 Jan 2019 Read More
  • Seedlings Workshops: Sewing Someone to Love

    25 Jan - 26 Jan 2019 Read More
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Name The Ark’s new Festival of Children!

Next Summer, The Ark will be presenting a brand-new festival created for children – by children! To kick-start the process, we

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Artist Blog - Children’s Council is Back & Other Projects Underway

The Ark Children's Council is back and this time it is bigger than ever! Artist in Residence Shaun Dunne gives us an update...

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Open Call: John Coolahan Early Years Artist Residency 2019/20

The Ark is delighted to invite professional artists from the fields of dance, theatre or music to apply for our

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