Launch of Exhibition: A History of Play, by Eamon O’Kane

Riverbank Arts Centre will launch A History of Play, By Eamon O’Kane on Saturday 5th September at 3pm. Artist Eamon O’Kane will transform the entire McKenna Gallery into an interactive installation inspired by the educational play objects devised by educator and inventor of Kindergarten Friedrich Fröbel. For the artist, parenthood sparked this interest in merging real life with his art …

New Website

We are delighted to finally unveil our new website! The website was developed in-house by our Marketing and Development Manager, Eric Hennelly Flanagan, who, prior to joining Riverbank Arts Centre, had a lustrous career building websites and providing marketing consultancy under the Six Degrees moniker. The website has been designed to provide a rich user experience whether on mobile or …

New Season Brochure

We are currently in the midst of compiling our next seasons brochure which will be hitting your letterboxes (metaphorically speaking) in the coming weeks. If you’ve moved house, got married, divorced, or changed your name for any other reason please let us know and we will update our records ahead of the mail out.

Bosco visits Riverbank Arts Centre

The loveable red haired puppet BOSCO will be joining Snow White and her friends this weekend for Lamberts Puppet Theatre show on Sunday 25th. There will be two shows, 2pm and 4pm. Full details on: http://www.riverbank.ie/shows/snow-white-and-bosco

Season Launch

We open a brand new season of cultural treats at Riverbank Arts Centre. Our full programnme is now available to book online and via box office (045448327).

Upcoming Family Christmas Events

Joy to the World: Date: Monday, December 8th – Sunday, January 4th Time: 10AM – 5.30PM, MON- FRI, 10AM – 1PM, SAT Price: Free admission An exhibition celebrating festive traditions from around the globe, curated by Susan Boyle. This intimate exhibition comprises beautifully handcrafted Nativity scenes made from wood, precious metals, felt and even bread dough, alongside other seasonal artifacts. …

Arts & Children: Rights Charter

Eighteen principles to state the right of all children, all over the world, to enjoy art and culture. This is the content of the Charter, created by La Baracca – Testoni Ragazzi together with a group of teachers and parents. Charter of Children’s Rights to Art and Culture Children have the right: 1 to access art in all its forms: …

Join Our Children’s Newsletter Mailout

This season we’ve got a super cool make-your-own-bunting activity in our children’s newsletter. It’s really easy to make and will look great stuck on a bedroom wall or kitchen notice board. To sign your child up to receive our seasonal children’s newsletter, just email their first name, your name and address to boxoffice@riverbank.ie with ‘children’s newsletter’ in the subject line.