News & Opportunities

Honey & Lemon

Mermaid’s New Dance Artists in Residence

Mermaid Arts Centre is delighted to welcome and support Honey & Lemon as our Dance Artist in Residence. Honey & Lemon are multidisciplinary entertainers who experiment with dance, voice and film to blur the boundaries of contemporary dance.

The Lir Academy and the Abbey Theatre present

Women in Technical Theatre 2024

Women in Technical Theatre is a collaboration between The Lir National Academy of Dramatic Art at Trinity College Dublin and the Abbey Theatre which aims to introduce young women to careers in lighting, sound, and stage management.

Young dancers required for theatre production this October in Bray and Dublin City Centre

Hatch Theatre Company, in association with Once Off Productions and Mermaid Arts Centre is looking for young people, boys and girls aged 8 -16 to perform and dance in a professional theatre production of The Jesus Trilogy.

Join Mermaid's Board of Directors

Applications are now closed.

YARN Storytelling Festival & World Storytelling Café

Storytellers in Residence: International Residency

We are thrilled to have partnered with the World Storytelling Café in Marrakech on this exciting artist residency exchange, kindly supported by the Arts Council International Residency Initiative Scheme and Killruddery House & Gardens in Bray.

South East Venue Network Artist Bursary

SEVN Artist Bursary 2024 - 2025

SOUTH EAST VENUES NETWORK A better future for artists in the South East Call-Out for SEVN’s Bursary 2024-2025. Applications are now closed.

Eire 32 by XNTHONY LTD

'Eire 32' is a pop songwriting camp open to all over 18 years.

IMRO Awards - Venue of the Year!

Mermaid Arts Centre were awarded Venue of the Year in the rest of Leinster category at the IMRO venue awards 2024

Open Call for Workshop Artists/Facilitators

Mermaid Arts Centre currently seeks artist/facilitators to devise and deliver workshops as part of its 2024/25 programme. Applications are now closed.

Art Workshop

3D Scanning Workshop with 1iing Heaney

Learn the basics of 3D scanning using your own hand-made models, and see the final results in your own virtual exhibition!

Café now OPEN!

Il Fico

The café at Mermaid Arts Centre in now open. We are thrilled to welcome Il Fico to Mermaid. Il Fico is the team behind 31 Lennox in Portobello and have now opened its doors at Mermaid to share their culinary delights.

GAP DAY 2023 – Call for Applications

Open Call for Gap Day 2023 We are delighted to announce that we are now taking applications for Gap Day 2023.