Imagine Arts Festival

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Country and Region IrelandWaterford
Type of Festival Dance, Drama, Music
Location of Festival Waterford, County Waterford, Ireland
Festival Contact Information

Imagine Arts Festival
c/o City Arts Office
The Mall
Waterford, County Waterford
Phone: (353) 087 6622086

Festival Description

The Festival is a unique celebration of the arts—featuring theatre, music, dance, film, comedy, visual arts, literature, children and world culture. It provides an opportunity for everyone to experience and participate in a broad range of creative arts. It serves as a platform for local talent as well as a showcase for international artists. It features live performances and special workshops for people of all ages and interests. It strives to commission new work that pushes boundaries and challenges the audience.

Festival Dates October 22 - 31, 2010
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Festival Events:

Participating artists/performances 2010:
  • Music
    • Jape plus support
    • City of Waterford Brass Band
    • Francie White and guitarist supremo Alan Colfer
    • The Phoenix Orchestra
    • The Unthanks
    • T with the Maggies
    • ‘A near Life Experience’ with Matt O’Dowd
    • ‘Balcan’ with Dylan Bible
    • Speakeasy Sessions
    • Finghin Collins, Pianist & Lenneke Rutten, Soprano
    • Noel Hill
    • Jinx Lennon
    • POB and Friends
    • Jack L
    • Cassidy
    • Fighting Spiders
    • The Brownbread Mixtape
  • Dance
    • Ciotog presents SEESAW
    • Animated State Dance Theatre Company
  • Theatre:
    • The Beauty Queen of Leenane
    • An Evening with Peter Sheridan
    • My Brother from Another & Behind our Four Walls
    • Diversions 3 (Seven plays set in a school)
    • The Plough and The Stars
    • Something Blue ….
    • Never Disrupting the Dust
  • Spoken Word
    • Edward Denniston
    • Jimeoin
    • Martina Evans
    • Joseph O’Connor
    • Kevin Bridges, Comedian
    • Myra Schneider
  • And more programming….


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