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Ballina Arts Centre

Ballina Civic Offices, Arran Place, Ballina, Co. Mayo.

T: 096 73593




Drama Summer Camp for Children, with Niamh McGrath

Monday 9th – Friday 13th August

Interested in drama, having fun and making new friends? Then the Ballina Arts Centre Drama Summer Camp is the place for you.

The Drama Summer Camp for Children is designed to develop children's confidence and creativity and each day they will be lead through creative theatre games, exercises & fun improvisations.

We will look at the composition of scenes which will be shown on the final day.

Niamh McGrath is a professional actress, playwright, director and drama teacher. Niamh has run many drama workshops at Ballina Arts Centre, as well as working in schools and being the Artistic Director of Mayo Youth Theatre.


5-7 year olds: 10.30am-12.30pm

8-10 year olds: 1.30-3.30pm

Ticket price: €40 for 5 workshops. Pre-booking for all workshops is essential.

Children should wear comfortable clothes and bring a snack and a drink.

Ticket price: €40 for 5 workshops (all courses)

Pre-booking for all workshops is essential.



Westport, Co. Mayo

: 098 21888


Bronze Casting with Helle Helsner 7 – 8 August.

Environmental Sculpture with Tom Meskell. 13 – 14 November.



Lismirrane Arts Resource Project

O'Dwyer Art Centre, The Old School House, Lismirrane, Swinford

T : 094 9384809

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Lismirrane Arts Resource Project

The Lismirrane Arts Resource Project is currently taking bookings for their Centre for the Autumn/Winter Schedule.  The Centre boasts a Pottery Room, Art Room, Printing Room, Photographic Dark Room and a Conference Centre. The Centre is wheelchair accessible throughout.

Tutors who wish to book the Centre for classes can contact Margaret Tighe, Arts Administrator at Lismirrane on 094 9384809 or e-mail for availability and prices.

Selected Programmes:

excel 2016

Mayo County Council's Youth Arts Programme  2016


Bealtaine 2016

Celebrating Creatibity as we Age – May 2016

Bealtaine 2016 cover 


John F. Deane

Mayo County Council Writer in Residence 2015

John F. Deane Mayo County Council Writer in Residence 2015


Culture Night 2016

Countywide programme of cultural events – 16th September

Facebook: Mayo Culture Night

Culture Night 2016

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