The café at Mermaid Arts Centre will be reopening very shortly. We are thrilled to welcome Il Fico to Mermaid. Il Fico is the team behind 31 Lennox in Portobello and will soon be opening its doors at Mermaid to share their culinary delights.
Open Call for Gap Day 2023 We are delighted to announce that we are now taking applications for Gap Day 2023.
Our Birthday Gift to You! See our events page for full line up.
Application deadline has now passed.
We are delighted to announce that Palestinian circus artist Fadi Zmorrod has been announced as the recipient of the 2023-24 South East Venue Network (SEVN) artist bursary.
Mermaid Arts Centre is delighted to welcome Susan McKeown as its new Transform Associate Artist (2023/4). Susan joins our associate artist from 2022, Elida Maiques.
Mermaid Arts Centre welcomes Anna Mieke as music Artist in Residence for 2023 supported by The Arts Council.
South East Venue Network supports arts centre/venue operations & programme development to strengthen artist support & program delivery in South East Ireland.
Mermaid Arts Centre is delighted to welcome Philip Byrne as our Storyteller in Residence 2023. During his residency Philip will be collecting stories from across the county, which will be presented at the YARN Storytelling Festival in the autumn.
***Applications are now closed***
We send our congratulations to playwright Katie Holly, who is a finalist for the Susan Smith Blackburn Prize. The prize is the biggest international prize for women+ playwrights internationally.