As part of Spike Cello Festival 2020, we look forward to unveiling a new interactive music installation from composer Jonathan Nangle.
Embark on an adventure in the wild, exploring the natural habitats of some very special animals in this early years drama workshop for little ones aged 2-4 led by our Early Years Artist in Residence, Joanna Parkes.
Learn to create an on-screen world through artful techniques, props, scriptwriting, clever camera work and editing with Createschool. Part of Fantastic Flix at The Ark.
Discover the beautiful silhouette animations of Lotte Reiniger and learn some of the skillful techniques that made her a star of early animation. Part of Fantastic Flix at The Ark.
Join us for our monthly interactive drama workshops for children aged 2-4 with The Ark's Early Years Artist in Residence, Joanna Parkes.
Young imaginations will be captivated by this gorgeous music performance, created and performed by Fiona Kelleher for ages 2-5.
Children aged 4+ will delight in interacting with these unusual and playful musical sculptures which were designed to make discovering sound easy for all.
Join children from St. Audoen’s National School as they perform music they have created during a series of workshops with UK musician Paul Griffiths.
Blending Irish traditional music, hip hop dance grooves and world music rhythms, this fun family gig at The Printworks in Dublin Castle promises “serious toe-tap-ability.”
Love is in the air! Press a button and experience sounds and songs recorded by hundreds of children through heart-shaped recording devices.
Instantly create your own cool rhythms, grooves and melodies by colouring black lines on a piece of paper and placing it in one of these Optical Music Machines by Irish artist Ed Devane.
Please do not turn off your phone! Children aged 8+ will love these fun interactive shows that mix music, technology, visuals and live audience participation.
Get a taste of three fresh family music performances for ages 6+ in a number of behind-the-scenes buildings and interesting spaces in Temple Bar.
Join this vibrant samba music ensemble as they bring the energy, rhythm and vibe of Rio carnival to Meeting House Square for these free family friendly performances.
Go further with these unusual and playful instruments in a one-of-a-kind creative music-making workshop.