Junkyard Playground

  The Junkyard playground took place on May 12th and 13th in MyPlace, Midleton. The aim of the project was to encourage children to create their own adventures using recycled material. The inspiration for this project came from my PhD thesis, which looks at children’s unstructured play. Unfortunately, due to the institutionalisation of children’s time … More Junkyard Playground

Fruitcake written and performed by Alice Barry

  The Courthouse, Midleton – May 13th at 8pm Limited tickets; €10 available from Midleton Books   Alice Barry originally from Carrigtwohill and living now in Aghada will perform her one-woman show Fruitcake at this years Midleton Arts Festival. The festival is delighted to welcome Noggin Theatre Company as the first professional theatre company to … More Fruitcake written and performed by Alice Barry

Midleton Arts Festival Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Midleton Arts Festival Celebrates Creativity and Community The Midleton Arts Festival is a vibrant and welcoming weekend that promotes, expresses and celebrates the bountiful creativity in Midleton and East Cork. Main Street comes alive with art filled shop fronts, public performances, busking, open studios and film installations. The festival features all facets … More Midleton Arts Festival Press Release

Mask Making

We are delighted with the new posters, flyers, postcards and schedules that arrived from the printers last week. To celebrate, a few of the MAF artists got together to make cardboard masks and headed down to the Farmer’s Market on Saturday to distribute some of the postcards. Thanks to everyone who took the time to … More Mask Making