Arts Council of Northern Ireland

The Funding and Development Agency
for The Arts in Northern Ireland

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Circus & Carnival Arts

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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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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