Sarah’s lifetime devotion to making great music

Singer-songwriter Sarah McQuaid tells Helen Falconer about her life and work The inimitable folk singer-songwriter Sarah McQuaid is on tour...

Family and a sense of place inspire Chad

Helen Falconer talks to artist Chad Keveny about his remarkable career, and equally remarkable Sligo family. Artist Chad Keveny spent...

Niamh brings new play to Ballina Arts Centre

By Helen Falconer One of Enniscrone’s finest daughters, Niamh McGrath, is back in Ballina Arts Centre on Friday, December 9,...

Saturday, 03/12/22 - 11:30am Read More

Fantastic local turnout for launch of Ballina 2023

By Paul O’Malley The programme for Ballina 2023 was officially launched last Tuesday week in the Ballina Arts Centre. There...

Thursday, 01/12/22 - 5:07pm Read More

Renowned pianist to perform in Ballina

Fans of Ireland’s favourite classical pianist, Finghin Collins, will be pleased to know that tickets will be made available at...

Thursday, 03/11/22 - 10:16am Read More

Sean leaves rich artistic legacy in Ballina

By Thomas Lawrence Sean Walsh, Director of the Ballina Arts Centre for more than 16 years, stepped down last week...

Monday, 10/10/22 - 2:32pm Read More

All-star Mayo line-up announced for October festival

An all-star Mayo line-up will take to the stage next month in Ballina for the October Nights Festival, a free...

Saturday, 01/10/22 - 8:10am Read More

It’s the end of an era at Ballina Arts Centre

It’s the end of an era as Sean Walsh has left his role as director of Ballina Arts Centre. Sean...

Wednesday, 28/09/22 - 11:17pm Read More

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