Mary Bradford is a novelist and playwright from North Cork. Her debut novel, My Husband’s Sin, is a great success and she is now working on the sequel. Her plays have been both staged and produced and to add another aspect of writing to her already full CV, Mary is
Meet our judge for the Poetry Slam Marie O’Halloran. Marie lives in Co. Cork. She writes novels, poetry, short stories and plays. Two of her poems were commended in 2013 Gregory O’Donoghue International Poetry Competition. Runner-up was achieved by another poem of Marie’s in 2013 ’Caring for Carer’s Ireland’ poetry
The annual poetry slam kindly sponsored by Kanturk Bookshop will be held once again in Kanturk Courthouse @ 7:30pm on 20th March. Recite or read a favourite piece of poetry ( your own or someone else’s) and advocate it before our Judge, This year two €50 prizes will be awarded.
Kanturk Arts Festival is delighted to announce an extra special workshop for children taking place on Friday, March 18th in the Trade Union Hall, Strand Street. From 10am, “Messy Hands” will host a “messy art workshop” suitable for 2 to 6 year olds and their parents. This is a chance
Fear na Coillte Chainsaw Sculptures Will Fogarty will give a demonstration in the Art of Chainsaw Sculpture in O’Brien Street Park on Saturday 18th March 9am to 3pm
SHORT STORY COMPETITION Prizes First – €300 Second – €125 Third – €75 Rules No entry form is needed. Entry is online, or by post if required. The competition is open to writers of any nationality writing in English. There is no restriction on theme or style. Maximum number of words is
The 2015 Kanturk Arts Festival was held from March 13th-15th click here …. for the 2015 Festival Programme (PDF, 840kb) 2015 Short Story Competition Winners “Triage” by Shauna O’Connor is the winner of the Under-15 Competition – click here … for the story (MS Word, 18kb) “The Thief and The
2014 Programme – OpenExhibitionGuidelines2014 Photography Exhibition details – click here …. The Human Orchestra Project – click here …. Open Art Exhibition Invitation and Guidelines – click here …[PDF, 1Mb] Schools’ Art Competition 2014 – Overall Winner By Donal O’Donoghue