Writers gather for Limerick Literary Festival

Internationally acclaimed writers Louis de Bernières, Tim Pat Coogan, Claire Keegan, Judi Curtin, Kevin Myers and Donal Ryan are included in an impressive line-up of participants in this year’s Limerick Literary Festival which will be officially launched tomorrow (Friday, 26 February 2016) and will continue through Sunday. The Festival, formerly known as The Kate O’Brien […]

Limerick performance promotes thinking outside the box

The four natural design differences between a woman and a man are at the centre of a new interdisciplinary performance piece in Limerick using the tools of theatre, dance and music. Focusing on the themes of Processing, Chemistry, Structure and Thought, (Specifically. Being. Human.) is the brainchild of dance artist Angela Smalis, composer/producer Paddy Mulcahy […]

Limerick Arts and Cultural Exchange to devise Cultural Strategy for Limerick

The Limerick Arts and Cultural Exchange (L.A.C.E) Coordinating Committee had their first meeting of 2016 on Monday February 1st at the Central Buildings on O’Connell Street. High on the agenda for the meeting was how to further Limerick’s cultural sector, starting with the development of a Cultural Strategy for Limerick. The Cultural Strategy will set […]

‘Ranks’ exhibition opens in Limerick

One of Limerick’s most iconic industrial landmark buildings and its contribution to the social and economic history of the city is the subject of a month-long exhibition launched at The Hunt Museum last night. ‘Ranks – A Limerick Industry’ documents the stories, memories and contributions of former Ranks workers and their families and how a […]