Music and Performance
Since 1995 Sirius Arts Centre has hosted regular concerts of contemporary and traditional music in the West Gallery. Performers have included: Rodrigo y Gabriela, Charlie Piggott, Juliet Turner, the late Ronnie Drew, Damien Dempsey, Glen Hansard, Hugh Tinney, The 4 of Us, Freddie White, Interference with Paul Tiernan, North Cregg, Declan O’Rourke, Sharon Shannon and many others. More recently Sirius has hosted Lynched, Lisa O'Neill, Donal Lunny & Paddy Glackin, Preston Reed, Adrian Crowley, Andy Irvine, Peter Broderick, Glenn Jones and Donal Dineen among others. The gallery is a unique, intimate venue with views of Cork Harbour creating a dramatic backdrop.
Sirius has also hosted numerous sound art events. Performers have included Paul Hegarty, Mick O'Shea, Danny McCarthy, Harry Moore, Jed Speare, Hugh Davies and more.