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For Grown Ups
Schools Visual Art Workshops: My Own Folktale
7 - 23 Jun 2023
Inspired by Cartoon Saloon’s award winning animated movies The Secret of Kells, Songs of the Sea and WolfWalkers, this visual arts workshop invites your class to delve into the rich world of Irish folk tales.
Rehearsed Reading: Always the Two of Us
8 Jun 2023
The Ark and One Family warmly invite you to this rehearsed reading for an adult audience of Always the Two of Us, a new play by Kate Heffernan that shares real life stories from adults who grew up in one parent families.
Wolfwalkers: The Exhibition
10 Jun - 26 Aug 2023
Step into a world of hand drawn animation and get a glimpse of the vast work involved in creating Wolfwalkers, one of the most magical and beautiful animated Irish films of all time.
Solid, Space and Sound
10 Jun 2023
Enjoy a creative and multi-sensory discovery tour of The Ark building devised and led by artist Emilie Conway especially for children with visual impairment.
ON DEMAND FOR SCHOOLS: The Race
12 - 23 Jun 2023
Bring the wonderful stories of Aesop's Fables into your classroom by streaming this exciting new dance piece for primary school children, presented by The Ark, Dublin Dance Festival and Arts & Disability Ireland.
Animating Wolfwalkers: A Talk with Cartoon Saloon's Tomm Moore
24 Jun 2023
Meet Tomm Moore, co-founder & Creative Director of Cartoon Saloon, and find out what drew him to animation and how he became a highly successful animator and ACADEMY AWARD® Nominated Director.
Early Years Workshops: Home for an Acorn
24 - 30 Jun 2023
Awaken the magic of your imagination and enter the wild woods in these creative visual art workshops with Jane Groves for children aged 2-4 and their grown-ups.
Schools Summer Programmes
26 Jun - 26 Aug 2023
If your school is running a summer programme for students with complex special educational needs or those at risk of educational disadvantage, we have both in-person and online opportunities for your students to experience the arts this summer.