New Season

We are delighted to launch a new season at Riverbank Arts Centre. This will be one of our biggest seasons to date, packing in over 71 individual events across Cinema, Theatre, Family Event, Visual Arts, Music, Comedy, and Workshops. There is definitely something for everybody! Our digital copy of our brochure is available online now here, while the physical copy …

Road to Rebellion: Tickets

Riverbank Arts Centre is pleased to partner with Kildare Decade of Commemoration to provide Box Office facilities for Road to Rebellion Songs that Roused a Nation, a number of free concerts across Kildare. Book your FREE Tickets Online Now HERE

Centenary Programme

We are delighted to present an extensive programme of events as part of the national celebration of the Centenary of 1916. Our programme covers Theatre, Music, Visual Arts, and Family Events and will run throughout 2016. Full details of all upcoming 1916 events is available here

Explore Arduino with Moonfish Theatre – A Great Intro to Programming

Electric Theatre! Explore Arduino Workshop with Moonfish Theatre and Educated Machine Want to learn how to use technology to create theatre magic? Our theatre company in residence, Moonfish, has teamed up with Educated Machine to present a two-day workshop in how to use electronics, robotics and all manner of computer systems to create new forms of theatre and art. This …

Belgian Piano Duet Recital – Saturday 5th March

From Brahms to Bernstein – Piano Duet Recital A unique and exciting piano 4 hands recital, with beautiful and festive music by duo Biz’art, an unconventional Belgian piano duet whose sincerity, energy and love of music is contagious. Programme includes works from: Johannes Brahms, Percy Pitt, Maurice Ravel, Sergueï Rachmaninov, Alexander Borodine, and Leonard Bernstein A must see event for …

Exclusive: Moya Brennan with guests Cormac De Barra & Aishling Jarvis, Sat 27th Feb

**Just announced** – renowned harper Cormac De Barra to join Moya Brennan for Saturday evening’s intimate concert. Moya Brennan in Concert Saturday 27th Feb at 8pm When Bono stated recently, “I think she has one of the greatest voices the human ear has ever experienced”, he was heralding what many people know already about The Voice of Clannad, Moya Brennan. …

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 …

First Fortnight

We are delighted to once again partner with First Fortnight, a cultural festival with the aim to promote positive mental health and to break down barriers and stigma that surround it. This year we are running events on Thursday 21st and Friday 22nd. Representatives from First Fortnight will be in attendance to provide further information on the festival and the …

Waking The Feminists

As part of the national campaign, Riverbank Arts Centre is delighted to host the Kildare chapter of Waking the Feminists for an informal gathering for Women’s Christmas January 6th 2016. The gathering will be a chance for discussion, and sharing of experiences, as well as readings, and maybe even a performance! Waking The Feminists is a movement campaigning for a sustained …