Carnegie Arts Centre

Documentary: Captain Flynn and Ireland’s War Of Independence

Carnegie Arts Centre, Kenmare Shelbourne Street, Kenmare

Documentary: Captain Flynn and Ireland's War Of Independence This short film explores Ireland's War Of Independence (1919 - 1921) in Kerry through the experience of local Bonane man, Captain John Flynn, a veteran of the Great War (1914 - 1918) and a training officer of the Kerry No.2 Flying Column.  Read more…

€10.00

Photography Exhibition: Kenmare Carnival 1961

Carnegie Arts Centre, Kenmare Shelbourne Street, Kenmare

This black and white photography exhibition ‘Kenmare Carnival 1961’ captures the fun and joy that this annual event brought to the people of Kenmare every summer.  The original photos were discovered in the personal archives of local man, Tim Sheehan. He donated them to Kenmare Library, who gratefully accepted such a Read more…

Film: Military Wives

Carnegie Arts Centre, Kenmare Shelbourne Street, Kenmare

Free entry, but online registration is essential.  This special screening was made possible by: Access Cinema, The Irish Film Institute, The Arts Council of Ireland, and Lionsgate Films, UK.   The inspirational story of friendship, love, and support on the home front.  A group of women come together as their partners Read more…

Free

Wine and Nibbles

Carnegie Arts Centre, Kenmare Shelbourne Street, Kenmare

Come and join us for pre-film wine and nibbles. This is an opportunity to dress up, make a night of it and socialise with a glass of wine and some fancy nibbles before the free screening of 'Military Wives.'

€10.00

Drama: The Works of John B. Keane

Carnegie Arts Centre, Kenmare Shelbourne Street, Kenmare

The Works of John B. Keane  This drama piece takes excerpts from four of John B. Keane's most iconic plays - Sive; Year of the Hiker; Big Maggie, and The Field, and explores the themes of heartbreak, greed, loyalty and loss.  This delightful interpretation ot the renowned author's work introduces Read more…

€15.00

Creativity Space

Carnegie Arts Centre, Kenmare Shelbourne Street, Kenmare

Creativity Space - A Bealtaine Festival Event With Carrie-Jade Williams This workshop provides the opportunity to get creative and celebrate the spring.  After two years of Lockdown, this is the space to come along and try flower arranging, poetry and paper crafts in a friendly, welcoming environment.  All materials supplied Read more…

€20.00

Life Story Writing: a Bealtaine Festival event

Carnegie Arts Centre, Kenmare Shelbourne Street, Kenmare

Life Story Writing: A Bealtaine Festival event With Carrie-Jade Williams Whether you have a passion for poetry, a love of literature or just want to come along and see what we are doing, everyone is welcome to join us for this writing workshop.

€20.00

Share Your Words

Carnegie Arts Centre, Kenmare Shelbourne Street, Kenmare

Share Your Words - A Bealtaine Festival event With: Carrie-Jade Williams This workshop provides you with the time and space to get some words on the page. We will have some gentle writing prompts and writing exercises. This will be an opportunity for you to share your own words or Read more…

€20.00

Drama: “The Whiteheaded Boy” by Blue Hat Productions

Carnegie Arts Centre, Kenmare Shelbourne Street, Kenmare

The Whiteheaded Boy The Whiteheaded Boy was first performed by the Abbey Theatre on 13.12.1916. Over 100 years later Blue Hat Productions are revisiting this Classic Play: which has gone into the Irish Theatrical Cannon. The plot centres around the Geoghegan Family. Denis Geoghegan is ‘The Whiteheaded Boy’ of the Read more…

€15.00

Singalong

Carnegie Arts Centre, Kenmare Shelbourne Street, Kenmare

Join us for a singalong of familiar and much-loved songs led by Veronica Whitehead and Maureen Sullivan.  Everyone is welcome, regardless of experience.  All you need to bring with you is your love for singing.  Singing together is proven to be great for mind and body alike, and there’ll be Read more…

€10.00

Crinniu na nOg: Youth Acting Workshop

Carnegie Arts Centre, Kenmare Shelbourne Street, Kenmare

To mark Ireland's national day of free creativity for children and young people, we invite you to come along to a fun day of theatre games, warm-up, improvisation, skits, and a drama discussion.  Meet other young people who are curious about acting.  Take your first steps on stage in a Read more…

Free

Live Show: Projections 2022

Carnegie Arts Centre, Kenmare Shelbourne Street, Kenmare

Projections 2022 is a music and video show performed by Denis O'Sullivan, a Killarney musician now living in Bonane, just outside Kenmare.  Since 2015, Denis has been developing a live show incorporating all his creative elements; music, songs, photographs and videos. This live show premiered in The Pav, Cork in Read more…

€10.00