Events - Archive:

5 Dec - 30 Dec
How to Catch a Star

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.

30 Nov - 1 Dec
Seedlings Workshops - The Slime Sensorium

In the last Seedlings workshops of the year, we get messy with the creative possibilities of slippery and slimy stuff!

30 Nov
Schools: The Routes Quartet

To celebrate St Andrew's Day, the Scottish Government in Ireland present a special one-off gig for schools.

17 Nov
Life on Mars - Let’s make a Habitat!

What do humans need to stay alive and work efficiently on Earth? How could we meet these needs in space? Find out in these fun, science-based workshops for ages 10-12 with Dr Niamh Shaw. Part of Science Week 2018

15 Nov
Talk for Adults:  Learning Science through Music

Drawing on residencies at the California Academy of Sciences (CalAcademy) and the European Space Agency (ESA), this free talk for grown-ups with Nick Roth, explores the function of music as a means of translating and understanding science.

15 Nov - 16 Nov
Schools: Drama & Dreams Inspired by Space

Dr Niamh Shaw will visit your school to deliver a science based workshop created to ignite a love of STEM. The workshop teaches children about astronomy in a fun and engaging way, through presentation, storytelling and drama. Part of Science Week 2018.

13 Nov - 14 Nov
Schools: Chemical Composition - Making Music with H2O

Composer Nick Roth will visit your school to lead children in examining the chemical composition of water through music. For 1st-3rd or 4th-6th Classes. Part of Science Week 2018.

10 Nov
Teachers: Drámaíocht Chruthaitheach don Seomra Ranga

Díreoidh stiúrthóir ealaíne Branar, Marc Mac Lochlainn, ar leabhar de chuid Oliver Jeffers a bhfuil cion mór air, How to Catch a Star, mar bhunús leis an gceardlann chruthaitheach seo do mhúinteoirí.

2 Nov - 3 Nov
Seedlings Workshops: Plaster Caster

Plaster is amazing! Its transforms from powder to liquid to solid, it warms up as it transforms and it can take as many shapes and forms as we ask it to. It’s a messy but exciting business!

1 Nov - 3 Nov
Half Light

We welcome Bombinate Theatre to The Ark with this engaging and heartwarming show for ages 8+.

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