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Circus & Carnival Arts

Legacy awards bestowed by the Arts Council in memory of leading lights in the arts

Thursday 14th December 2017 at 1pm 0 Comments Circus & Carnival Arts, Community Arts

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.

Pictured are Finn Carragher and Julianne Skillen. Image: Pictured are Finn Carragher and Julianne Skillen.
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10 things to do out and about in Belfast this December

Tuesday 12th December 2017 at 2pm 0 Comments Dance, Drama, Music & Opera, Comedy, Circus & Carnival Arts

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…

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Creative Europe call for Co-operation Projects

Friday 10th November 2017 at 11am 0 Comments Comedy, Craft, Dance, Drama, Film & TV, Circus & Carnival Arts, Literature, Music & Opera, Visual Arts, Architecture

Creative, cultural and heritage organisations working across any art form, such as visual arts, dance, theatre, literature, performance, music, heritage, architecture, design, circus, festivals, craft and fashion can now apply to Creative Europe’s funding opportunity for Co-operation Projects.

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