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14.11.2011 Visit The Ark

Siobhán O'Neill White from visited The Ark on 31October, 2011 for spooky tales by Niall de Búrca and tells us about her experience.

Halloween at The Ark

Halloween was celebrated at The Ark with scary tales, creative workshops and a few quiet moments in our free Cosy Corner!

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.

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.

Reflections on Crafted Creatures

Helen O'Donoghue, Senior Curator: Head of Education and Community Programmes at IMMA reflects on her experience of the Crafted Creatures exhibition