Manny Man – from internet sensation to stage show!

Riverbank Arts Centre has a special treat in store for St Patrick’s weekend as it presents a new theatre show that brings you the entire history of Ireland in a hugely entertaining production for the whole family – from 8+ to 80+! Based on his successful YouTube series (this clip alone has over half a million views!)  and published books, …

Learn how to fly with Fidget Feet Aerial Dance Company

Just hanging around this Summer? Learn how to fly instead! We are delighted to welcome renowned Aerial Dance Company FIDGET FEET back to Riverbank Arts Centre from 30 July-2 August 2018. Riverbank were proud co-producers of Fidget Feet’s Strange Feathers and we are looking forward to have them with us for a full fun-filled week! Learn how to spin, swing …

Home Is Where The Art Is Launch

Riverbank Arts Centre invited primary schools across Kildare to participate in a unique collaborative project as part of June Fest 2017. The response was overwhelming; eight schools worked with four Kildare based artists, culminating in the creation of unique pieces of art. Over 350 students worked on the art pieces, across different mediums, allowing them express their own creativity whilst …

Animagination is back

Animagination is back! Now in its third year, we’ve got an even more action-packed schedule for you to enjoy. From busy workshops. to animated films – we’ve got all your illustration, animation, and imagination needs covered. Join us this Easter weekend! Full details of all events available here: http://www.riverbank.ie/animagination-festival    

Family Sunday Brunch & Film

Join us this Sunday for a relaxed brunch in our cafe from 11am, followed by the screening of the incredibly beautiful animation, Long Way North at 12pm.   Adult & Child Brunch and Film Combo Ticket Only €15   Additional Adult Brunch & Film Ticket €9.50 Additional Child Brunch & Film Ticket €6   Best of all, there is FREE …

Animagination Festival this weekend

Animagination – A weekend inspired by Illustration, Animation and Books! Animagination is back! Now in its second year, we’ve got an even more action packed schedule for you to enjoy. From busy workshops, to magic bookshops, to animated films, to time-travelling library buses – we’ve got all your illustration, animation and imagination needs covered. Full details of all events available …

Space Exploration Evening with Astronomy Ireland, Thu 25th Feb

Ireland’s best known astronomer and editor of Astronomy Ireland magazine, David Moore explores the universe. We start at the Sun, its family of planets, asteroids and comets, looking at where life might exist. Looking out into the wider universe to see where the billions of Earth-like planets are and how the stars and planets came to be. Black holes, Dark …

Deadly Moons and Marvellous Mars Exhibition Launch

Join us for launch of Deadly Moons and Marvellous Mars Exhibition on Saturday 20th February at 1pm. The Deadly Moons and Marvellous Mars exhibition is a celebration of the wonder of the celestial bodies that lie beyond our skies! Deidre Kelleghan is an Astronomer, Artist and Educator. She invents and enacts creative workshops to help children understand our solar system …