Arts & Entertainment

New public artwork for West Cork Arts Centre in Skibbereen

Posted on: 7th April, 2014 in Arts & Entertainment

West Cork Arts Centre has commissioned artist Michael Ray to create an original public artwork for their new building for the arts. The purpose of the piece is to uniquely commemorate the donors to the new building fund. The piece...

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Rossmore Drama Results

Posted on: 7th April, 2014 in Arts & Entertainment

Denis O’Sullivan from Kilmeen Drama Group receiving his Best Supporting Actor Award from Bernie Shinnick On St Patrick’s night the lights were dimmed on the very successful 53rd West Cork Drama Festival. On the final night, Conna Dramatic Society presented...

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Bantry singer songwriter plays Trinity Ball

Posted on: 7th April, 2014 in Arts & Entertainment

Singer Songwriter Daniel Murphy from Bantry is to play this year’s Trinity Ball, which takes place this Friday night April 4. Daniel’s slot at the major event was announced this week, as part of the final line-up for the sold...

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The write stuff

Posted on: 7th April, 2014 in Arts & Entertainment

Writers often talk about their childhood incarnations as the ‘nerdy kid’ who ‘read all the time’. It’s akin to when supermodels recall being teased for the crime of being too tall and too thin; we all pretend that it’s something...

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Stiff competition at West Cork Heat of Over 60s Talent Competition

Posted on: 7th April, 2014 in Arts & Entertainment

Lilian Stanley, Kilbrittan and Noreen Coomey, Timoleague at West Cork Heat of Over 60s Talent Competition. Con Whelton from Courtmacsherry has won the West Cork Heat of the popular Over 60s Talent Competition! Con beat off stiff competition to win...

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Fundraiser for Baltimore Community Leisure Centre

Posted on: 7th April, 2014 in Arts & Entertainment

Baltimore Community Leisure Centre, an invaluable resource for visitors and all age groups in the locality, will be the beneficiary from a fundraising evening of music and dancing set to take place at the West Cork Hotel, Skibbereen, on Friday,...

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Thrills and spills in the countryside

Posted on: 2nd April, 2014 in Arts & Entertainment

West Cork Secret, hidden away between fields of cattle and beautifully landscaped gardens in Kilbrittain West Cork, offers the ultimate adventure and adrenalin rush for thrill seekers or simply a fun family day out. Orienteering, a well-laid out obstacle course,...

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11 plays over 11 nights

Posted on: 10th March, 2014 in Arts & Entertainment

And they’re off! The 53rd West Cork Drama Festival opens in the theatre Rossmore on Friday, March 7 and runs until St Patrick’s night Monday March 17.  While racegoers might have their eyes fixed on the Cheltenham festival, drama enthusiasts...

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