May 2018 22
Origin of the Modern Eisteddfod in Wales
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The tradition of Eisteddfods can be dated back to at least the 12th century, when Rhys ap Gruffydd held a festival of poetry and music at his court in Cardigan in 1176. At this gathering,…

April 2018 21
Schools Days in August 2018
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We take great pleasure in presenting Schools' Days in August 2018. Music and art preserve our culture and enrich our values. They increase our children`s academic, cognitive and social skills and the ability to work…

March 2018 22
Features of 2018 Eisteddfod
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This year the Dance Sections will be held from August 21 to August 29.  The Lismore City Hall is renowned for the size of, and surface quality of the stage, and availability of dressing rooms.…

September 2015 15
Dancers impress as more than 4000 take part in Eisteddfod
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FOR more than 100 years the Lismore Eisteddfod has been showcasing an array of talent in the local region and last week's competition welcomed more than 4000 performers to the City Hall stage. "The competition…

September 2015 12
Dance eisteddfod still on ‘magnificent stage’ after 50 years
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HAVING endured floods and the ravages of time, for Val Axtens, the allure of holding the Lismore Musical Festival Society's eisteddfod at the Lismore City Hall after 50 years remains the same. "Oh the stage,…

September 2015 12
Your Story: In praise of the Lismore Eisteddfod
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EXPERIENCING music and learning to play an instrument early in life can have a profound effect on our ongoing capacity to learn - stimulating the brain in preparation for greater efficiency in all future learning…

September 2015 11
Winners are Singers at the Lismore Eisteddfod
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Some very talented young performers have been singing their hearts out today as part of the 2015 Lismore Eisteddfod. Fourteen year old Sharlee Ryan took out 3rd place singing Electricity, a song from Billy Elliott…

September 2015 11
Coastal Dance at Lismore Eisteddfod
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Congratulations to our Coastal Dance students who competed in the Lismore Eisteddfod over the past week. Click through to the Coastal Dance website to see results.

September 2015 11
Dance at the Lismore Eisteddfod
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Images from the dance section of the 2015 Lismore Eisteddfod, featuring Myla Bartlett, Kayla Allen, Caitlin Garlick, Maya Johnson, Kelsie Slade, Samantha McLaren, Lily Mae Rawson, Brooke Johnson, Tahlia Furness, Zarah Goldin, and Lily Howland.…