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Tradkids – Family Fun in Temple Bar

Temple Bar Tradfest celebrates 10 years, and the jam-packed festival programme has something for all ages, with family audiences particularly well catered for. Enjoy performances from young musicians and dancers from Wednesday 28 January right through the big finale, with the weekend of January 31st and February 1st brimming with special Tradkids events right across Temple Bar.

Alongside traditional music events you’ll find the Childvision Petting Zoo on Temple Bar Square, ‘Clayotic’ clay modelling workshops at Filmbase, and 2 days of the best and brightest of young Irish traditional...

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Tradkids – Family Fun in Temple Bar

Digital Biscuit - Paul Thomas Anderson Premiere at the IFI

Digital Biscuit returns with another stellar lineup later this month. Over three days and nights you can rub shoulders with the great and the good of the digital and movie making world. Where else would you get to see speakers like David Chase (creator of The Sopranos) and director, Michel Gondry?

This year you, yes YOU, can attend a red carpet premiere of Paul Thomas Anderson’s latest movie, Inherent Vice, starring Joaquin Phoenix, Josh Brolin, Owen Wilson, Reese Witherspoon and Benicio Del Toro! This eagerly awaited adaption of Thomas Pynchon’s novel of the same name opens to the...

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Digital Biscuit - Paul Thomas Anderson Premiere at the IFI

Renew - A series of nurturing events to ease you into 2015

Did you tell yourself you'd try something new in 2015? New in the Old City have teamed up with several businesses on Cow's Lane to offer a great selection of fun, unusual and revitalising events this January. Time to give it a go...

Want to let your inner Meryl Streep or George Clooney out? Get a practical, enjoyable and confidence-building introduction to acting and presenting at the Gaiety School of Acting. Gaiety School of Acting is offering complimentary classes to give students a practical, enjoyable and confidence-building introduction to acting and presenting. Visit their...

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Renew - A series of nurturing events to ease you into 2015