Arts Council of Northern Ireland

The Funding and Development Agency
for The Arts in Northern Ireland

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Arts and Older People

A Little Of What You Fancy

Thursday 17th May 2018 at 9am 0 Comments Arts and Older People

When you get a group of older people together, add some art, musical memories, a few costumes and props, then mix it up by getting them to pose, recreating their favourite album covers, while singing along to some old standards from the 50’, 60’ and 70’s that’s when the magic starts in ‘A Little Of What You Fancy’.  

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Lottery Project Funding Opens for Applications

Friday 20th April 2018 at 4pm 0 Comments Architecture, Arts & Health, Arts and Older People, Circus & Carnival Arts, Comedy, Community Arts, Craft, Drama, Dance, Intercultural Arts, International Arts, Music & Opera, Literature, Language Arts, Traditional Arts, Visual Arts, Youth Arts

The Arts Council of Northern Ireland is now inviting applications to its Lottery Project Funding Programme.

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Dementia and the arts: Arts Council conference highlights benefits of the arts for older people

Wednesday 18th April 2018 at 4pm 0 Comments Arts and Older People

Keynote speaker, Professor Sebastian Crutch, a leading neuropsychologist in the Dementia Research Centre of University College London, joined other expert speakers at Cultra Manor yesterday (17 April) to explore the many benefits the arts can bring to older people with dementia.

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