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June 2018

Parent and Toddler Art & Fun Morning: The Very Curious Eyes

Wednesday 20th June, 2018 - 11:00
Riverbank Arts Centre, Main Street
Newbridge, Ireland
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Visual Feast for young children (1-3years old) led by artist Marta Golubowska from Fourhandsart. Inquiry and play based workshop engaging all senses. Creating focused on playing with free parts far from commercially generated pre-cuts. Every workshop is based on a story, involves making and playing. 20th June: Who lives in the woods? This workshop invites children to an adventure in the woods. We will be exploring wood life by making the animals real and made up ones with tin foil…

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October 2018

EARLY YEARS: I AM BABA

Saturday 20th October, 2018 - 10:00
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Riverbank Arts Centre, Main Street
Newbridge, Ireland
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€7 (adult + baby)

I AM BABA is a theatre adventure for babies created by internationally renowned theatre director Anna Newell and composer David Goodall. Their shows for early years have been seen on all five continents, off-Broadway and in every single Sure Start in Belfast. I AM BABA – a magical adventure of song, lights and textures for babies aged 0-12 months. It’s a show about identity, agency and personhood. For babies. I AM BABA is comprised of gorgeous live harmony singing and…

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January 2019

EARLY YEARS: Baby Jam

Friday 18th January, 2019 - 11:00
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One event on Friday 18th January, 2019 at 12:15

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One event on Friday 15th March, 2019 at 12:15

Riverbank Arts Centre, Main Street
Newbridge, Ireland
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€7 (Adult & Child)

BABY JAM is an early introduction to music for babies and toddlers. Carrie Haskins, a singer, songwriter and musician from Kildare, uses music to encourage learning such as movement, to explore different textures and sounds, and to introduce different musical instruments. BABY JAM will be a fun interactive session for young children (and their accompanying adults!). Friday, 18 January – Rock ‘n’ Roll (11am & 12:15pm) Friday, 15 February – Classical & Opera (11am & 12:15pm) Friday, 15 March –…

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April 2019

EARLY YEARS: Baby Jam

Friday 26th April, 2019 - 11:00
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One event on Friday 21st June, 2019 at 12:15

Riverbank Arts Centre, Main Street
Newbridge, Ireland
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Adult & Child €7

Baby Jam – a music session for babies and toddlers with Carrie Haskins BABY JAM is an early introduction to music for babies and toddlers. It involves using music to kick- start learning such as movement, exploring different textures and sounds, introducing different instruments, and interacting with other children to help gain confidence. April - Country Music May  - Abba June – Summer Songs Ages 1-4 years Duration 45 minutes

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May 2019

EARLY YEARS: Baby Jam

Friday 24th May, 2019 - 11:00
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One event on Friday 24th May, 2019 at 12:15

One event on Friday 21st June, 2019 at 11:00

One event on Friday 21st June, 2019 at 12:15

Riverbank Arts Centre, Main Street
Newbridge, Ireland
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Adult & Child €7

Baby Jam – a music session for babies and toddlers with Carrie Haskins BABY JAM is an early introduction to music for babies and toddlers. It involves using music to kick- start learning such as movement, exploring different textures and sounds, introducing different instruments, and interacting with other children to help gain confidence. April - Country Music May  - Abba June – Summer Songs Ages 1-4 years Duration 45 minutes

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EARLY YEARS: Baby Jam

Friday 24th May, 2019 - 12:15
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One event on Friday 21st June, 2019 at 12:15

Riverbank Arts Centre, Main Street
Newbridge, Ireland
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Adult & Child €7

Baby Jam – a music session for babies and toddlers with Carrie Haskins BABY JAM is an early introduction to music for babies and toddlers. It involves using music to kick- start learning such as movement, exploring different textures and sounds, introducing different instruments, and interacting with other children to help gain confidence. April - Country Music May  - Abba June – Summer Songs Ages 1-4 years Duration 45 minutes

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June 2019

EARLY YEARS: Baby Jam

Friday 21st June, 2019 - 11:00
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One event on Friday 26th April, 2019 at 12:15

One event on Friday 24th May, 2019 at 11:00

One event on Friday 24th May, 2019 at 12:15

One event on Friday 21st June, 2019 at 11:00

One event on Friday 21st June, 2019 at 12:15

Riverbank Arts Centre, Main Street
Newbridge, Ireland
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Adult & Child €7

Baby Jam – a music session for babies and toddlers with Carrie Haskins BABY JAM is an early introduction to music for babies and toddlers. It involves using music to kick- start learning such as movement, exploring different textures and sounds, introducing different instruments, and interacting with other children to help gain confidence. April - Country Music May  - Abba June – Summer Songs Ages 1-4 years Duration 45 minutes

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EARLY YEARS: Baby Jam

Friday 21st June, 2019 - 12:15
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One event on Friday 26th April, 2019 at 12:15

One event on Friday 24th May, 2019 at 12:15

One event on Friday 24th May, 2019 at 12:15

One event on Friday 21st June, 2019 at 12:15

One event on Friday 21st June, 2019 at 12:15

Riverbank Arts Centre, Main Street
Newbridge, Ireland
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Adult & Child €7

Baby Jam – a music session for babies and toddlers with Carrie Haskins BABY JAM is an early introduction to music for babies and toddlers. It involves using music to kick- start learning such as movement, exploring different textures and sounds, introducing different instruments, and interacting with other children to help gain confidence. April - Country Music May  - Abba June – Summer Songs Ages 1-4 years Duration 45 minutes

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October 2019

EARLY YEARS: Little Movers and Shakers – Creative Dance

Wednesday 2nd October, 2019 - 11:00
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One event on Wednesday 23rd October, 2019 at 11:00

One event on Wednesday 27th November, 2019 at 11:00

Riverbank Arts Centre, Main Street
Newbridge, Ireland
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€8 (adult & toddler)

Little Movers and Shakers - Creative Dance is a movement workshop for parents/guardians and toddlers/young children, where joyful, spontaneous expression is encouraged. Suitable for all, this is an opportunity to dance with your child - or alongside them - and learn some new moves yourself. Selma Daniel is a Dance Artist with over 20 years experience in dance performance, choreography and education. In 2019, she founded LittleLion Dance Theatre who presented A-do-le-TA!  at Riverbank Arts Centre in September. 2nd October…

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EARLY YEARS: Little Movers and Shakers – Creative Dance

Wednesday 23rd October, 2019 - 11:00
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One event on Wednesday 23rd October, 2019 at 11:00

One event on Wednesday 27th November, 2019 at 11:00

Riverbank Arts Centre, Main Street
Newbridge, Ireland
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€8 (adult & toddler)

Little Movers and Shakers - Creative Dance is a movement workshop for parents/guardians and toddlers/young children, where joyful, spontaneous expression is encouraged. Suitable for all, this is an opportunity to dance with your child - or alongside them - and learn some new moves yourself. Selma Daniel is a Dance Artist with over 20 years experience in dance performance, choreography and education. In 2019, she founded LittleLion Dance Theatre who presented A-do-le-TA!  at Riverbank Arts Centre in September. 2nd October…

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November 2019

EARLY YEARS: Little Movers and Shakers – Creative Dance

Wednesday 27th November, 2019 - 11:00
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One event on Wednesday 23rd October, 2019 at 11:00

One event on Wednesday 27th November, 2019 at 11:00

Riverbank Arts Centre, Main Street
Newbridge, Ireland
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€8 (adult & toddler)

Little Movers and Shakers - Creative Dance is a movement workshop for parents/guardians and toddlers/young children, where joyful, spontaneous expression is encouraged. Suitable for all, this is an opportunity to dance with your child - or alongside them - and learn some new moves yourself. Selma Daniel is a Dance Artist with over 20 years experience in dance performance, choreography and education. In 2019, she founded LittleLion Dance Theatre who presented A-do-le-TA!  at Riverbank Arts Centre in September. 2nd October…

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December 2019

EARLY YEARS: Little Tiny Xmas

Friday 13th December, 2019 - 10:00
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One event on Friday 13th December, 2019 at 11:00

One event on Friday 13th December, 2019 at 12:00

One event on Friday 13th December, 2019 at 13:00

Riverbank Arts Centre, Main Street
Newbridge, Ireland
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€10 (child & adult)

LITTLE TINY XMAS is a magical and calming world of sensory experiences and beautiful live singing designed especially for children under 5 with complex needs. Created by Anna Newell who was one of the very first artists in Ireland to make work for audiences of children with complex needs; with music by award-winning composer David Goodall. Each child can bring one adult guest with them to this playful and gentle show; audience capacity is very limited, so please book early…

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EARLY YEARS: Little Tiny Xmas

Friday 13th December, 2019 - 11:00
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One event on Friday 13th December, 2019 at 11:00

One event on Friday 13th December, 2019 at 12:00

One event on Friday 13th December, 2019 at 13:00

Riverbank Arts Centre, Main Street
Newbridge, Ireland
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€10 (child & adult)

LITTLE TINY XMAS is a magical and calming world of sensory experiences and beautiful live singing designed especially for children under 5 with complex needs. Created by Anna Newell who was one of the very first artists in Ireland to make work for audiences of children with complex needs; with music by award-winning composer David Goodall. Each child can bring one adult guest with them to this playful and gentle show; audience capacity is very limited, so please book early…

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EARLY YEARS: Little Tiny Xmas

Friday 13th December, 2019 - 12:00
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One event on Friday 13th December, 2019 at 12:00

One event on Friday 13th December, 2019 at 13:00

Riverbank Arts Centre, Main Street
Newbridge, Ireland
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€10 (child & adult)

LITTLE TINY XMAS is a magical and calming world of sensory experiences and beautiful live singing designed especially for children under 5 with complex needs. Created by Anna Newell who was one of the very first artists in Ireland to make work for audiences of children with complex needs; with music by award-winning composer David Goodall. Each child can bring one adult guest with them to this playful and gentle show; audience capacity is very limited, so please book early…

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EARLY YEARS: Little Tiny Xmas

Friday 13th December, 2019 - 13:00
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One event on Friday 13th December, 2019 at 12:00

One event on Friday 13th December, 2019 at 13:00

Riverbank Arts Centre, Main Street
Newbridge, Ireland
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€10 (child & adult)

LITTLE TINY XMAS is a magical and calming world of sensory experiences and beautiful live singing designed especially for children under 5 with complex needs. Created by Anna Newell who was one of the very first artists in Ireland to make work for audiences of children with complex needs; with music by award-winning composer David Goodall. Each child can bring one adult guest with them to this playful and gentle show; audience capacity is very limited, so please book early…

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EARLY YEARS: Baby’s First Christmas

Thursday 19th December, 2019 - 10:00
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One event on Thursday 19th December, 2019 at 11:00

One event on Thursday 19th December, 2019 at 12:00

Riverbank Arts Centre, Main Street
Newbridge, Ireland
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€10 (baby & adult)

BABY’S FIRST XMAS is a gentle magical wonderland of gorgeous harmony singing, little lights and enticing textures. Created for babies under one year old by Anna Newell and David Goodall whose work for Early Years audiences has been seen on five continents. This Christmas show promises to delight and entrance the very tiniest of audience members. Each baby can bring one adult guest with them and, to make this a very special experience, audience capacity is very limited so please…

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EARLY YEARS: Baby’s First Christmas

Thursday 19th December, 2019 - 11:00
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One event on Thursday 19th December, 2019 at 11:00

One event on Thursday 19th December, 2019 at 12:00

Riverbank Arts Centre, Main Street
Newbridge, Ireland
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€10 (baby & adult)

BABY’S FIRST XMAS is a gentle magical wonderland of gorgeous harmony singing, little lights and enticing textures. Created for babies under one year old by Anna Newell and David Goodall whose work for Early Years audiences has been seen on five continents. This Christmas show promises to delight and entrance the very tiniest of audience members. Each baby can bring one adult guest with them and, to make this a very special experience, audience capacity is very limited so please…

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EARLY YEARS: Baby’s First Christmas

Thursday 19th December, 2019 - 12:00
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One event on Thursday 19th December, 2019 at 11:00

One event on Thursday 19th December, 2019 at 12:00

Riverbank Arts Centre, Main Street
Newbridge, Ireland
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€10 (baby & adult)

BABY’S FIRST XMAS is a gentle magical wonderland of gorgeous harmony singing, little lights and enticing textures. Created for babies under one year old by Anna Newell and David Goodall whose work for Early Years audiences has been seen on five continents. This Christmas show promises to delight and entrance the very tiniest of audience members. Each baby can bring one adult guest with them and, to make this a very special experience, audience capacity is very limited so please…

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February 2020

EARLY YEARS: MOON WOKE ME UP – Space to Play

Tuesday 11th February, 2020 - 09:30 - Saturday 15th February, 2020 - 17:00
Riverbank Arts Centre, Main Street
Newbridge, Ireland
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FREE

SPACE TO PLAY is, an interactive, free-play space designed by Orla Kelly of Early Childhood Creativity in collaboration with Little Bigtop. Activities include a wide array of sensory play activities to explore light and dark, phones that link you to the sounds of outer space, soft planet reading rugs and mini rocket making. This exhibition in the McKenna Gallery accompanies Little Bigtop's performance MOON WOKE ME UP but you don't need to see the theatre show to enjoy it - just drop in!…

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EARLY YEARS: Moon Woke Me Up

Friday 14th February, 2020 - 13:30
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One event on Sunday 15th December, 2019 at 12:30

One event on Sunday 15th December, 2019 at 14:30

Riverbank Arts Centre, Main Street
Newbridge, Ireland
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€10 (Adult & Child)

Moon Woke Me Up Nine times It was still 4am So I built a rocket with my friends And went on a journey that never ends Come up and away with us. Come and play with us. Come build a rocket that will BLAST OFF and take us on a magical journey to the moon. All the way, up there, in outer space. I wonder if it smells of cheese? I wonder if it will make me sneeze? Let’s find…

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EARLY YEARS: Moon Woke Me Up

Saturday 15th February, 2020 - 11:00
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One event on Saturday 15th February, 2020 at 11:00

One event on Sunday 15th December, 2019 at 12:30

One event on Sunday 15th December, 2019 at 14:30

Riverbank Arts Centre, Main Street
Newbridge, Ireland
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€10 (Adult & Child)

Moon Woke Me Up Nine times It was still 4am So I built a rocket with my friends And went on a journey that never ends Come up and away with us. Come and play with us. Come build a rocket that will BLAST OFF and take us on a magical journey to the moon. All the way, up there, in outer space. I wonder if it smells of cheese? I wonder if it will make me sneeze? Let’s find…

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EARLY YEARS: Little Lámha with Beth O’Halloran

Thursday 27th February, 2020 - 11:00
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One event on Thursday 27th February, 2020 at 11:00

One event on Thursday 26th March, 2020 at 11:00

Riverbank Arts Centre, Main Street
Newbridge, Ireland
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€8 (adult & child)

These workshops are designed for young children working together with their grown-up. Visual artist Beth O’Halloran will guide these fun and creative sessions. Together you will explore colour, shapes and storytelling in a fun, relaxed atmosphere. Come and join in a morning of fun with your little one. Beth is a visual artist and writer. She has been facilitating children's workshops for two decades and works in the Irish Museum of Modern Art, The National Gallery and the Hugh Lane…

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May 2020

Early Education: Teaching Tunes for Tiny

Tuesday 19th May, 2020 - 11:00
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday 9th June, 2020

Riverbank Arts Centre, Main Street
Newbridge, Ireland

In this series of four early years music-making sessions with Ceol Connected’s Dr. Thomas Johnston,  childcare educators will explore a range of ways of bringing music-making into young children’s everyday experiences.  Thomas will explore connections between music-making and the Aistear framework, and share his own approach to facilitating music-making workshops which includes: developing aural awareness through listening play developing vocal awareness through song play developing kinaesthetic awareness through movement play exploring and experiencing instruments multi-sensory musical experiences Participants will learn new songs…

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EARLY YEARS: Tunes for Tiny with Thomas Johnston

Tuesday 19th May, 2020 - 14:00
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An event every week that begins at 14:00 on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday 9th June, 2020

Riverbank Arts Centre, Main Street
Newbridge, Ireland
€10 (or €32 for 4 sessions)

Tunes for Tiny online sessions are a gentle opportunity to join with other families and experience first-hand the  soothing, joyful, fun, creative power of music-making with children.   Come and join us to learn new songs and musical activities, and experience the joy and fun of making music in lots of different ways. In this series of music-making sessions, parents/guardians will increase their confidence in facilitating fun music-making experiences with children at home.  These online workshops are hosted by musician, composer and…

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Early Education: Teaching Tunes for Tiny

Tuesday 26th May, 2020 - 11:00
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday 9th June, 2020

Riverbank Arts Centre, Main Street
Newbridge, Ireland

In this series of four early years music-making sessions with Ceol Connected’s Dr. Thomas Johnston,  childcare educators will explore a range of ways of bringing music-making into young children’s everyday experiences.  Thomas will explore connections between music-making and the Aistear framework, and share his own approach to facilitating music-making workshops which includes: developing aural awareness through listening play developing vocal awareness through song play developing kinaesthetic awareness through movement play exploring and experiencing instruments multi-sensory musical experiences Participants will learn new songs…

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EARLY YEARS: Tunes for Tiny with Thomas Johnston

Tuesday 26th May, 2020 - 14:00
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An event every week that begins at 14:00 on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday 9th June, 2020

Riverbank Arts Centre, Main Street
Newbridge, Ireland
€10 (or €32 for 4 sessions)

Tunes for Tiny online sessions are a gentle opportunity to join with other families and experience first-hand the  soothing, joyful, fun, creative power of music-making with children.   Come and join us to learn new songs and musical activities, and experience the joy and fun of making music in lots of different ways. In this series of music-making sessions, parents/guardians will increase their confidence in facilitating fun music-making experiences with children at home.  These online workshops are hosted by musician, composer and…

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June 2020

Early Education: Teaching Tunes for Tiny

Tuesday 2nd June, 2020 - 11:00
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday 9th June, 2020

Riverbank Arts Centre, Main Street
Newbridge, Ireland

In this series of four early years music-making sessions with Ceol Connected’s Dr. Thomas Johnston,  childcare educators will explore a range of ways of bringing music-making into young children’s everyday experiences.  Thomas will explore connections between music-making and the Aistear framework, and share his own approach to facilitating music-making workshops which includes: developing aural awareness through listening play developing vocal awareness through song play developing kinaesthetic awareness through movement play exploring and experiencing instruments multi-sensory musical experiences Participants will learn new songs…

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EARLY YEARS: Tunes for Tiny with Thomas Johnston

Tuesday 2nd June, 2020 - 14:00
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An event every week that begins at 14:00 on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday 9th June, 2020

Riverbank Arts Centre, Main Street
Newbridge, Ireland
€10 (or €32 for 4 sessions)

Tunes for Tiny online sessions are a gentle opportunity to join with other families and experience first-hand the  soothing, joyful, fun, creative power of music-making with children.   Come and join us to learn new songs and musical activities, and experience the joy and fun of making music in lots of different ways. In this series of music-making sessions, parents/guardians will increase their confidence in facilitating fun music-making experiences with children at home.  These online workshops are hosted by musician, composer and…

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Early Education: Teaching Tunes for Tiny

Tuesday 9th June, 2020 - 11:00
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday 9th June, 2020

Riverbank Arts Centre, Main Street
Newbridge, Ireland

In this series of four early years music-making sessions with Ceol Connected’s Dr. Thomas Johnston,  childcare educators will explore a range of ways of bringing music-making into young children’s everyday experiences.  Thomas will explore connections between music-making and the Aistear framework, and share his own approach to facilitating music-making workshops which includes: developing aural awareness through listening play developing vocal awareness through song play developing kinaesthetic awareness through movement play exploring and experiencing instruments multi-sensory musical experiences Participants will learn new songs…

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EARLY YEARS: Tunes for Tiny with Thomas Johnston

Tuesday 9th June, 2020 - 14:00
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An event every week that begins at 14:00 on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday 9th June, 2020

Riverbank Arts Centre, Main Street
Newbridge, Ireland
€10 (or €32 for 4 sessions)

Tunes for Tiny online sessions are a gentle opportunity to join with other families and experience first-hand the  soothing, joyful, fun, creative power of music-making with children.   Come and join us to learn new songs and musical activities, and experience the joy and fun of making music in lots of different ways. In this series of music-making sessions, parents/guardians will increase their confidence in facilitating fun music-making experiences with children at home.  These online workshops are hosted by musician, composer and…

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September 2021

FAMILY: Kyle Riley – Little Folk On Tour

Sunday 12th September, 2021 - 12:00
Riverbank Arts Centre, Main Street
Newbridge, Ireland
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€10

Kyle is back with his engaging, entertaining, and energetic show Little Folk On-Tour. He leads your children on a musical adventure playing his catchy original tunes, pop songs and traditional children’s music. Here the kids don’t just listen to the music, they become a part of the show. Come and join Kyle and make BIG NOISE! For under 8s, your rock toddlers and little boppers in between.

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October 2021

EARLY YEARS: Shimmer

Friday 8th October, 2021 - 10:30
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One event on Saturday 9th October, 2021 at 10:30

One event on Saturday 9th October, 2021 at 12:00

Riverbank Arts Centre, Main Street
Newbridge, Ireland
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€10 (baby & adult)

A dance show for audiences of babies aged 3-12 months. Full of silver, light and wonder, Shimmer is a unique, dream-like dance show for audiences of babies and their adults. Shimmer invites its audiences into an immersive reflective space created by Katie Davenport animated by a twinkling original score by David Goodall, gentle choreography by Hayley Earlam that responds to its individual tiny audience members and stunning wraparound video art by Conan McIvor. Directed by Anna Newell Co-produced by Anna…

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EARLY YEARS: Shimmer

Saturday 9th October, 2021 - 10:30
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One event on Saturday 9th October, 2021 at 10:30

One event on Saturday 9th October, 2021 at 12:00

Riverbank Arts Centre, Main Street
Newbridge, Ireland
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€10 (baby & adult)

A dance show for audiences of babies aged 3-12 months. Full of silver, light and wonder, Shimmer is a unique, dream-like dance show for audiences of babies and their adults. Shimmer invites its audiences into an immersive reflective space created by Katie Davenport animated by a twinkling original score by David Goodall, gentle choreography by Hayley Earlam that responds to its individual tiny audience members and stunning wraparound video art by Conan McIvor. Directed by Anna Newell Co-produced by Anna…

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EARLY YEARS: Shimmer

Saturday 9th October, 2021 - 12:00
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One event on Saturday 9th October, 2021 at 12:00

One event on Saturday 9th October, 2021 at 12:00

Riverbank Arts Centre, Main Street
Newbridge, Ireland
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€10 (baby & adult)

A dance show for audiences of babies aged 3-12 months. Full of silver, light and wonder, Shimmer is a unique, dream-like dance show for audiences of babies and their adults. Shimmer invites its audiences into an immersive reflective space created by Katie Davenport animated by a twinkling original score by David Goodall, gentle choreography by Hayley Earlam that responds to its individual tiny audience members and stunning wraparound video art by Conan McIvor. Directed by Anna Newell Co-produced by Anna…

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EARLY YEARS: I Am Baba

Thursday 21st October, 2021 - 10:00
Riverbank Arts Centre, Main Street
Newbridge, Ireland
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€10 (baby & adult)

I AM BABA a show for babies aged 0-12 months created by Anna Newell presented by The Civic, Tallaght I AM BABA is a theatre adventure for babies created by internationally renowned theatre director Anna Newell and composer David Goodall.  Their shows for early years have been seen on six continents, off-Broadway and in every single Sure Start in Belfast. I AM BABA – a magical adventure of song, lights and textures for babies aged 0-12 months.  It’s a show…

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March 2022

EARLY YEARS: Baby Groove

Monday 28th March, 2022 - 10:30 - Tuesday 29th March, 2022 - 13:30
Riverbank Arts Centre, Main Street
Newbridge, Ireland
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€10 (child & adult)

A chilled out 1970s-inspired adventure for babies under 12 months. This live performance is full of gorgeous harmony singing and immersive video created by Anna Newell Theatre Adventures, one of Ireland’s leading theatre makers for young audiences whose work for early years has been seen on six continents. babyGROOVE is part of the 2022 programme from The Network For Extraordinary Audiences and is funded by the Arts Council of Ireland. Performances at 10:30am, 11:30am & 12:30pm The capacity for this…

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April 2022

FAMILY: The Speks

Sunday 3rd April, 2022 - 14:00
Riverbank Arts Centre, Main Street
Newbridge, Ireland
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€10

The Speks present a lively show of nursery rhymes and sing-along songs set to acoustic Irish music which will have adults and kids jumping in their seats! Their hand-clapping, toe-tapping, hearty-laughing show is all about life on Glasses Island – a magical island off the coast of Co. Clare where everybody wears glasses! The Speks have won a Parents’ Choice music award in the US where their music has been described as “Riverdance for kids” and they encourage everyone to…

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