The Arts Office, Waterford City & County Council is holding a Creative Rural Retreat Workshop with writer Lani O’ Hanlon and singer/songwriter Fergal O’ Connor titled ‘Wildsong’ in Ballinaharda, An Sean Phobail, Co. Waterford. Commencing on the evening of Friday 3rd April 2020 with a music and poetry recital and continuing with workshops on April 4th & 5th 2020. As part of the Arts Office, Rural Arts Network programme, this course is aimed at those who are open to a fusion of voice, music and writing. It is open to writers in all forms.
To view the venue see https://ballinahardahouse.com/ (a residential option is also available).
Priority will be given to applicants from within Waterford City & County Council’s administrative area and places will be allocated on a first come/first served basis on or before Monday 23rd March at a fee of €250. For more information and a booking form please contact the Arts Office on firstname.lastname@example.org or by phoning 058/41416.
Songwriters, musicians, poets and writers we invite you to come and listen deeply to nature's rhythms in the ancient landscape of Sean Phobal in Co. Waterford, the oldest parish in Ireland with its pre-celtic megalithic tomb and its lighthouse which is the highest above sea-level in Ireland.