Arts Council of Northern Ireland

The Funding and Development Agency
for The Arts in Northern Ireland

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Traditional Arts

Chieftains fiddler, Tara Breen, set for Belfast’s inaugural Summer School of Traditional Music

Friday 19th May 2017 at 11am 0 Comments Music & Opera, Traditional Arts

Chieftains fiddler, Tara Breen, is set to tutor and perform at the inaugural Belfast Summer School of Traditional Music, 31 July - 4 August 2017, alongside of wealth of famous names from the world of traditional music.  

Young musicians launch the inaugural Belfast Summer School of Traditional Music which will celebrate both Irish and Ulster-Scots musical traditions later this summer. Image: Young musicians launch the inaugural Belfast Summer School of Traditional Music which will celebrate both Irish and Ulster-Scots musical traditions later this summer.
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Lottery Project Funding Programme reopens for applications

Thursday 6th April 2017 at 3pm 0 Comments Arts & Disability, Arts & Health, Arts and Older People, Circus & Carnival Arts, Comedy, Community Arts, Craft, Dance, Drama, Intercultural Arts, Language Arts, Literature, Music & Opera, Traditional Arts, Visual Arts, Voluntary Arts, Youth Arts

NB: The application deadline for the Lottery Funding Programme has been extended until Tuesday 2nd May 2017, due to online technical difficulties over the Easter period.

The Arts Council of Northern Ireland is now inviting applications to its Lottery Project Funding Programme. The programme, which is now in its 12th year, is designed to encourage organisations to develop and deliver future arts projects.  

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New creative partnerships to get more people participating in the arts

Tuesday 4th April 2017 at 11am 0 Comments Circus & Carnival Arts, Comedy, Community Arts, Craft, Dance, Drama, Film & TV, Intercultural Arts, International Arts, Literature, Music & Opera, Public Art, Traditional Arts, Visual Arts, Youth Arts

Major cultural organisations from across the UK are coming together in a way never seen before to inspire new audiences and enhance the UK’s position as a global creative force.

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