Julianne Skillen, Development Manager with Community Arts Partnership (CAP) and Finn Carragher, circus artist and tutor, have each been awarded up to £5000 National Lottery funding by the Arts Council of Northern Ireland. The awards are given in memory of Mike Moloney, co-founder of the Belfast Community Circus School and Anne O’Donoghue, Director of Play Resource Warehouse, two of the arts sector’s largest figures who sadly passed away in 2013 and 2014, respectively.Read More
With December now well underway, there’s plenty to see and do in the run up to Christmas. Why not go see a show, pick up some local crafts, or get in the mood with a festive concert? Here’s a round-up of some of the many arts events happening across Belfast, supported by the Arts Council of Northern Ireland’s National Lottery funds…Read More
Monday 11th December 2017 at 4pm 0 Comments
A new arts and culture initiative which will help to develop skills within the sector, promote positive health and well-being and raise awareness of traditions from a bygone era through arts, crafts and performance has been launched.Read More
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Monday 11th December 2017 at 12pm 0 Comments
For many of us, songs can take us back to important moments in our lives. A familiar song on the radio can transport us back to a favourite holiday or happy times in our youth, but who writes the soundtrack of our lives? Without the creative people who put words to music, we wouldn’t have a music industry worth millions of pounds or a song to sing at our next party or celebration.
Thursday 7th December 2017 at 9am 0 Comments
Traditional folk singer and guitarist, Niall Hanna, from Derrytresk, in County Tyrone has released his first album entitled, Autumn Winds, as part of his Young Musicians’ Platform Award, an artist development programme, for exceptional young musicians, offered by BBC Northern Ireland in collaboration with the Arts Council of Northern Ireland.
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