News & Opportunities

Carmen Cullen Presents

Pandemic Poetry

Covid 19 has given Carmen Cullen the opportunity to pause and reflect. These poems are a result of her having to slow down and use her time creatively.

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Summer Solstice Stories

On 19 June join storytellers Liz Weir MBE, Paddy O'Brien & Órla McGovern in a celebration of summer solstice.

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Shorts & Resources for Little Film Fans (3-8 years)

Thanks to our screening partner Access Cinema and Dundee Contemporary Arts Centre we're delighted to share with you a selection of short films and resource activities.

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Online Cinema Screening: System Crasher (UC)

Thanks to our screening partner access>CINEMA and 606 Distribution we are delighted to be able to bring you the award-winning System Crasher digitally.

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A Likely Story! Tales for Bealtaine

Join storytellers Maria Gillen (Bean an Tí), Paul Timoney, Nuala Hayes and Joe Brennan for a Bealtaine storytelling event with a difference online via ZOOM.

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​The physical doors of our arts centre may be closed but we are far from quiet and Mermaid is determined to meet these challenging times with positivity.

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Susan Montgomery Exhibition

Photographer Paul Tierney offers us an online look at Susan Montgomery's exhibition during these challenging times.

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MUBI Online World Cinema Screenings

Thanks to our screening partner access>CINEMA, you can avail of 90 day free access to MUBI’s online rotating curated selection of world cinema, which includes MUBI's new release Bacarau, joint winner of the Jury Prize at the 2019 Cannes Film Festival.

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Anna Newell Theatre Adventures presents CONNECT - An Experiment in Empathy

Made with the kind support of Wicklow County Council Arts Office and hosted by Mermaid, CONNECT is a work in progress theatre piece for babies made with teenager performers which explores the positive impact this experience has on both.

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Gap Day Artists 2020

Congratulations to this year's 38 Gap Day artists.

Gap Day 2020 – Call for Applications

​We are now accepting applications for our Gap Day 2020 programme!