Castlebar.News      
    From The West of Ireland
    Go to Castlebar | Photo Gallery | Castlebar Directory | Nostalgia Board
Entertainment and the Arts : Linenhall Arts Centre Last Updated: 2, Apr 2018 - 10:02


Croagh Patrick 365 at the Linenhall
14, May 2011 - 08:11

Email this article
 Printer friendly page

The intrepid Matt Loughrey, has undertaken to climb Croagh Patrick every day for a year is nearing the end of the 365 days. He will give an illustrated talk at the Linenhall Arts Centre, Castlebar this Sat 14 May 2011 at 11am.Croagh Patrick 365 - Come to this Illustrated Talk & Chatback with Matt Loughrey:

 


 

ILLUSTRATED TALK Saturday 14th May at 11.00am

Reek-ws1.JPG
In June 2010 Matt Loughrey began his challenge: 365 consecutive daily ascents of Croagh Patrick by one climber. Backed up with a daily photographic and text post to a Facebook page boasting upward of 35000 post views each day, Matt's challenge, Croagh Patrick 365, has been inspiring people the world over. Join Matt at the Linenhall for an illustrated talk which will include screenings of some of the fabulous images he has captured of Croagh Patrick over the past year. Those in attendance will have the chance to ask questions and discuss the Croagh Patrick 365 project with Matt.

(This talk will be complemented by two creative arts workshops with The Reek and the Croagh Patrick 365 project as the inspirational focus. See below for details of these.)

Adm. FREE (Booking ESSENTIAL)

A charitable adventure, a photographic adventure, and a mountain adventure, Croagh Patrick 365 is a fundraising initiative for the Society of St Vincent de Paul, in the West of Ireland. Croagh Patrick 365 website.



 

CROAGH PATRICK 365 - FROM LECTURE TO LYRIC: SONGWRITING WORKSHOP FOR ADULTS (16 yrs+)

with Kate McKeon Saturday 14th May from 12.00pm-1.30pm

Reek-ws2.JPG
A taster of the art and craft of songwriting. Using free writing techniques and verse and chorus templates to get the ball rolling, participants will create a song with the Reek and Matt Loughrey's Croagh Patrick 365 challenge as inspiration. Facilitator Kate McKeon will demonstrate some basic music theory in relation to melody, rhythm and rhyme and will work with participants to provide musical frameworks on which to hang song lyrics. This is a creative, participatory and fun workshop not to be missed. No musical knowledge required.

Kate McKeon holds an M.Phil in Music and Media Technologies and a Diploma in Film & TV Studies. As well as having experience as a teacher and workshop facilitator, she has worked in the areas of photography, video editing, sound recording and graphic design. She is a member of the Linenhall's community arts team.

Adm. €7, booking essential

NB: Participants MUST attend Croagh Patrick 365 - An Illustrated Talk & Chatback before this workshop. See above for details.

 


 

CROAGH PATRICK 365 - PAINTING AND DRAWING WORKSHOP FOR ADULTS (16 yrs+)

with Gráinne O'Reilly Saturday 14th May from 12.00pm-1.00pm

Reek_Fogbow.jpg
Croagh Patrick has inspired multitudinous artists and painters. Under the guidance of artist Gráinne O'Reilly, create an art work inspired by the Reek and Matt Loughrey's Croagh Patrick 365 challenge. The workshop will include instruction in drawing, painting, colour and technique. No art experience required. All materials will be provided.

Gráinne O'Reilly is one of Mayo's most prolific painters. She studied fine art at Sligo Institute of Technology and her work has been exhibited throughout the country, including solo shows at the Linenhall Arts Centre and Westport's Custom House Studios. She has extensive experience in designing and facilitating visual art workshops.

Adm. €5, booking essential

NB: Participants MUST attend Croagh Patrick 365 - An Illustrated Talk & Chatback before this workshop. See Performances page on this site.

 

 



© Copyright 2011 by © Contributor(s) and Castlebar Web Pages 1997 - 2018

.. Top of Page


Linenhall Arts Centre
Latest Headlines
Creaking with Geraldine Plunkett
Waves - Theatre at the Linenhall
Minimalism at the Linenhall
Classical Violin at the Linenhall
Something About Home
Emilie Conway Quintet - Waters of March
Jane Eyre: An Autobiography
The Big Fellow by Declan Gorman
ICE- The Irish Concertina Ensemble
The Fencer (Miekkailija)
Crash Course Comics for 15-18yrs
Beowulf: The Blockbuster
Eve Garavan at The Linenhall Theatre
Anneleen Lenaerts (harp) & Dionysis Grammenos (clarinet)
ROOLABOOLA 2016
Furnace Mountain at the Linenhall
The Zoo Story
Wild Atlantic Words - Young Mayo Skins
Sonamus...
Blues: Fabrizio Simeoni, Derek McGowan & Michael Gannon
Edges of Light
Alan Kelly Gang with Eddi Reader & John Douglas
Three Plus One
Lovely Leitrim - Beezneez
Youth Open Mic at the Linenhall
Dr Kathleen Lynn Exhibition
Chris Wood at the Linenhall in Castlebar
Castlebar Concert Band at the Linenhall
RoolaBoola Children's Arts Festival 2015
Star of the Sea
Vanbrugh Quartet at the Linenhall
Zogma Dance - Sokalo - Atlantic Rhythms
The Alan Kelly Gang with Eddi Reader & John Douglas
Sharon Murphy at the Linenhall
The Chronicles of Oggle
The Two Loves of Gabriel Foley at The Linenhall
David O'Doherty at the Linenhall
Crafternoon - Craftworks Mayo
Maura O' Connell, Karan Casey at the Linenhall
Thy Will Be Done
The Far Off Hills
Roolaboola 2014
Defender of the Faith
Trad at the Linenhall
Così Fan Tutte (Mozart)
Find Art Kicks Off!
Lumiere at the Linenhall
The French Connection
Dvořák's Rusalka at the Met via the Linenhall
Little Radio at the Linenhall
Drawing Workshop for Adults
Gary Kearney - Exhibition Opening 17 Jan 2014
Verdi's Falstaff
Mayo Artists Show 2013, 20:20 Vision
Achill by Sean Lysaght
The Cavalcaders
Losha at Roolaboola
Paperworld at Roolaboola
Johnny Duhan at the Linenhall
Lucy Hill: Paint
Beginners Set Dancing for Adults
‘98 Recalled
Sean Nós Dance Workshops
Verdi's Rigoletto Live in HD
Singing Workshop
A Mayo Ciné-Concert
Seize the David O'Doherty
Donizetti - From the Met Live in HD
Paul Durcan at the Linenhall
Julie Feeney + St Joseph's Secondary School
RTÉ Vanbrugh Quartet with Nobuko Imai
Mayo's first Indian Festival - Utsava Maigh Eo
Port Authority
Jazz at the Linenhall
Shortcut to Hallelujah
Emotional Fish
The Mayo Artists' Show
Lundbeck Exhibition
Cave Paintings
RoolaBoola 2011!
Thought Fox
Children’s Puppet Theatre
Brighton
WhistleBlast Quartet - Free Family Concert
The Irish Diaspora Lecture
Citizens of the State of Mediacy
The Full Irish
Zocorro the Rose of Tralee
Truman Town Theatre - Sunday Morning Coming Down
Croagh Patrick 365 at the Linenhall
The Foghorn Trio
Julie Feeney at the Linenhall
Gúna Nua perform - Little Gem
Ross Stewart - Steel Bridges, Bog Bodies
Calmus Ensemble in Castlebar
Dyad Productions - I, Elizabeth
Santa's Postbox
Cappa Ensemble at the Linenhall
RoolaBoola 2010!
Southern Tenant Folk Union