Open Call for Cover Illustrator

Riverbank Arts Centre invites graphic artists and illustrators to submit a cover proposal for our Summer 2023 brochure.   Each season Riverbank Arts Centre publishes a programme of events and activities taking place. This was stopped during the Covid pandemic in 2020, and resumed for our Autumn 2022 brochure. Since 2009, we have commissioned artists to illustrate the programme cover; turning the …

Preview Screening of Lakelands at Riverbank Arts Centre

This Saturday 21 January we will host a preview screening of new Irish film Lakelands.  Lakelands is the debut feature from Robert Higgins and Patrick McGivney whose short film Drifting, starring the BAFTA-winning Paul Mescal, premiered at the Galway Film Fleadh last year to critical acclaim. After an attack on a night out, a young Gaelic footballer, Cian (Éanna Hardwicke) struggles …

Workshop Facilitation Training – Riverbank Arts Centre and Super Paua

Riverbank Arts Centre and Super Paua invite applications for workshop facilitation training, led by Mark Ball. Are you interested in learning about Super Paua’s innovative programme of theatre-based workshops with young people which explore science and art? We are now inviting applications for a paid facilitation training. Those who are successful in the application will be invited to a paid …

January to April 2023 at Riverbank Arts Centre

Our newest brochure has landed and is available now from the Box Office! This seasons brochure cover has been designed by Shams Asgarzade and is packed full of Comedy, Theatre, Visual Art, Workshop, Talk and Cinema events!

Upcoming Cinema – Spring 2023

We are delighted to announce our Cinema listings for Spring 2023! We open the season with Martin McDonagh’s latest offering: THE BANSHEES OF INISHERIN (16 Jan). Starring Colin Farrell and Brendan Gleeson as lifelong friends Pádraic and Colm, who suddenly find themselves at an impasse when Colm unexpectedly ends their friendship. This is a gentle and brutal tale of a broken friendship, …

Christmas Opening Hours at Riverbank Arts Centre

As we come to the end of the year, and the end of a very busy season, we wanted to say thank you for your ongoing support. What began as a challenging year slowly changed as we welcomed the return of full houses for many of our events, something that was only possible with the understanding, patience and cooperation of …

Introduction to FIBRE Felted by Tamzen Lundy

We are delighted to share a specially recorded introduction to FIBRE Felted by Tamzen Lundy. Watch and listen to Tamzen explain the artwork in her exhibition, what inspires her to create and what materials she uses!   Tamzen Lundy’s colourful exhibition FIBRE Felted introduces young people to the wonders and possibilities of felt making, the oldest textile making process in …

First Fortnight 2023

Riverbank Arts Centre is delighted to partner with First Fortnight festival once again to bring you a programme of arts events and activities. Now in its 14th year, First Fortnight is an arts-based mental health charity that organises a festival at the beginning of the year, aimed at raising awareness of mental health and challenging stigma. Riverbank Arts Centre has …

Transition Year Work Placements 2023 – Applications now open!

***APPLICATIONS ARE NOW CLOSED ***   Riverbank Arts Centre are delighted to once again welcome applications from Transition Year students who are seeking work experience in 2023. In this week long placement, you will learn about administrative, marketing and box office aspects of the arts centre. This placement is suitable for students who are interested in theatre, music, cinema or …

Open Call for Cover Illustrator

***APPLICATIONS ARE NOW CLOSED***   Riverbank Arts Centre invites graphic artists and illustrators to submit a cover proposal for our Spring 2023 brochure.   Each season Riverbank Arts Centre publishes a programme of events and activities taking place. This was stopped during the Covid pandemic in 2020, and resumed for our Autumn 2022 brochure. Since 2009, we have commissioned artists to illustrate …