Cork Young Filmmakers Workshops are delighted to invite you to apply for a place on a week-long Summer Film Making Programme in various locations throughout the County. If you have always wanted to make a movie, learn new skills in front of and behind the camera and would like to have fun and meet new people then we look forward to hearing from you.
The Creative County Cork Conference 2018, which took place in Baile Mhúirne recently, proved to be a most special two days. Opening with an address, as Gaeilge, by Cllr. Gobnait Moynihan, deputising on behalf of the Mayor of County Cork, Cllr. Patrick Gerard Murphy, the tone was perfectly set for the captivating talks and discussions to come.
AN exhibition featuring some of Cork and Ireland’s most imaginative and innovative upcyclers, reuse initiatives and eco businesses takes place at Cork County Hall on Wednesday October 31. Now in its second year, ‘Reuse Republic’ will showcase products made by organisations and individuals from end of life materials as well as initiatives encouraging reuse. The exhibition is FREE to attend and members of the public are encouraged to come along.
Mayor of the County of Cork, Cllr Patrick Gerard Murphy welcomed a delegation from the Jiangsu Province of China to Cork County Hall recently. A major focus of the visit was the participation of a Craft collective known as 10 HANDS who will represent County Cork in a showcase of work during November 2018 and May 2019 at National Craft Exhibitions in China.
The West Cork Fit-up Theatre Festival kicks off tonight with Noni Stapleton’s hilarious comedy Charolais
Supported by Cork County Council Arts and the Arts Council
A tale of love, longing and one woman’s intense rivalry with a Charolais heifer.
A surreal, black comedy, Charolais takes the age old story of female jealousy and gives it a new twist: the other woman is a cow, a literal one, a pure-bred Charolais heifer. Rarely in Irish theatre are the challenges of farming life and the joy of sex expressed so frankly.
Glounthaune tidy towns association launch intergenerational publication funded by Cork county Council
Glounthaune Tidy Towns recently launched their community publication entitled ‘Our Stories’, the end product of a creative writing and illustration project supported by the Council’s Creative Communities Scheme.
LifeFM 93.1, in association with Cork County Council Library & Arts Service is delighted to launch “Making a Scene” a new series that will celebrate and showcase the budding playwrights of Cork County.
Creators of high quality radio dramas for ten years, we will use our expertise to help writers of Cork County create their own on air drama. We are seeking out radio drama scripts from Cork County residents, to produce them for broadcast. Each episode will begin with a short note on the writer followed by their work, as performed by our experienced inhouse actors.
The Innishannon “Gardens and Galleries” Festival takes place on Sat 15th and Sun 16th June from 10am to 5pm each day. It is the opening of gardens and art exhibitions around Innishannon and many other accompanying events. All welcome