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Clowning around as the Festival of Fools returns

Friday 28th April 2017 at 12pm 0 Comments Community Arts , Circus & Carnival Arts

Children from Community Circus Lisburn will take part in the spectacular Festival of Fools, which takes place in Belfast City Centre on 28 April – 1st May, featuring over 120 free shows suitable for all the family.  

Pictured are Anna Broderick, Peter Gray and Harry Kane from Community Circus Lisburn. Image: Pictured are Anna Broderick, Peter Gray and Harry Kane from Community Circus Lisburn.
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Irish Writers Join Experts to Tackle Borders at Home and Abroad

Friday 28th April 2017 at 9am 0 Comments Literature

The Irish Writers Centre has announced the 18 participants for its newest programme, XBorders, an innovative new cross-border project bringing emerging writers together to explore and write about borders through fiction or non-fiction.  

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Bohemian romance at Belfast’s Ulster Hall

Thursday 27th April 2017 at 11am 0 Comments

Leading opera company, Northern Ireland Opera, the Ulster Orchestra, and the Belfast Philharmonic Choir present a very special concert performance of opera’s greatest love story La bohème, led by the Orchestra's Music Director Rafael Payare on 28-29 April at Belfast’s Ulster Hall.

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Pictured are cast members, baritone and BBC/Arts Council Young Musician Platform awardee, Aaron O'Hare, Belfast soprano, Giselle Allen with Ulster Orchestra bassoonist, Greg Topping.

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