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Arts Council’s Box Office Survey shows true impact of Covid-19 on the arts

Thursday 9th July 2020 at 10am 0 Comments

New research released this week by the Arts Council of Northern Ireland shows the severity of the crisis facing the arts sector as box office income grinds to a halt amidst the Covid-19 pandemic.

Theatre audience. Image: Theatre audience.
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Communities Minister & children from Scoil an Droichid join in Arts Care’s SAY A GREAT BIG HELLO

Wednesday 8th July 2020 at 11am 0 Comments

As part of their new Upside Down Festival this week, Arts Care has launched the, Say A Great Big Hello campaign, supported by public and National Lottery funding through the Arts Council of Northern Ireland and Children In Need.

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Pictured launching the campaign is Communities Minister, Carál Ní Chuilín and Arts Care Clown Doctor, Dr. Fizz with local children (L-R), Sally McKinney and sisters Erin, Cara and Grace Daly, from Scoil an Droichid.

Arts Council awards over £1m of National Lottery funding to support arts organisations

Tuesday 7th July 2020 at 12pm 0 Comments Visual Arts , Northern Ireland Music , Literature , Drama , Craft , Dance , Community Arts , Circus & Carnival Arts

FORTY-TWO arts organisations across Northern Ireland are set to receive over £1 million of Arts Council of Northern Ireland National Lottery funding to bring a series of high-quality arts projects to people living through the Covid-19 pandemic.

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Pictured are Críostóir Ó Bradáin and Gráinne Ní Bhradaín from the Armagh Pipers Club.

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