We Are Hiring!

We Are Hiring! Riverbank Arts Centre are currently looking to recruit a casual part-time Box Office and Front of House Assistant. See our website and social media for full details of the position and how to apply or email all enquiries to theresa@riverbank.ie

Kildare Readers Festival 2022

Kildare County Council Library And Arts Service are proud to present the Kildare Readers Festival. This is an entirely free literary festival with the aim of connecting readers with authors and artists, working to bring the very best from the world of literature to Kildare. Riverbank Arts Centre are delighted to host a number of events from Thursday 6 October …

Culture Night at Riverbank Arts Centre 2022

Culture Night returns to Riverbank Arts Centre on Friday 23 September 2022 for a night of FREE EVENTS! Meet the Artist: Exhibition Tours with Caoimhe McGuckin – 6pm to 8pm Unfortunately the planned artist’s tours of FATHOM can no longer take place on Culture Night. You are welcome to visit our galleries between 6pm & 8pm and a member of …

Kildare County Council seeking Café provider for Riverbank

The café at Riverbank Arts Centre has been closed since March 2020. Kildare County Council has issued a call out for expressions of interest.  If you match the criteria, please consider joining us in this lively arts centre – a footfall of coffee-loving patrons guaranteed! Comhairle Contae Chill Dara invites Expressions of Interest from competent local café businesses, food caterers …

UPCOMING CINEMA at Riverbank Arts Centre

Our cinema season returns this September – here are a few highlights of what’s coming up! Joyride When 13-year-old Mully robs a taxi to escape from his selfish father, he discovers two unexpected passengers sleeping in the back seat: a local solicitor named Joy and her newborn baby. An unhappy Joy plans to leave the baby with friends and fly …

August Opening Hours & Upcoming Autumn/Winter Highlights!

It’s that time of year, we come to wind down our Spring/Summer programme and get the venue ready for an exciting Autumn/Winter programme. With that in mind our Box Office hours is as follows: 2nd August – 28th August Monday – Friday 10am – 2pm Saturdays Closed Our Online Booking remains open 24/7! We are delighted to confirm that our BROCHURE will …

Fiction Writing Summer Camp for Young People from Ukraine

Riverbank Arts Centre and Fighting Words are delighted to announce a FREE Fiction Writing Summer Camp for young people in the Ukrainian Community! We are bringing young people together in a community of friendship and creativity this summer! Come explore your creativity with us this Summer and write your own work of fiction! Explore aspects of writing fiction through exercises and prompts, …

DATING AMBER: David Freyne

Ahead of our SPECIAL PRIDE SCREENING of Dating Amber on Tuesday, 21 June we chat with writer and director David Freyne about his inspirations behind Dating Amber, how important it was to be able to shoot the film in the Curragh and why screening his film in Newbridge is “…a weird and wonderful full circle moment.” Though not your first feature, Dating …