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Youth Arts

Belfast Children’s Festival turns 21!

Thursday 10th January 2019 at 12pm 0 Comments Comedy, Literature, Northern Ireland Music, Visual Arts, Youth Arts, Dance, Drama, Craft, Circus & Carnival Arts

Belfast Children’s Festival has launched its 2019 festival programme. Now in its 21st year, this year’s theme is ‘Our Place in the World’.

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Magical arts centre dedicated to children and young people officially opens in Newry

Wednesday 10th October 2018 at 10am 0 Comments Craft, Dance, Drama, Literature, Youth Arts

The Imaginarium Arts Centre in Newry is the first dedicated arts venue for children and young people in Northern Ireland and has officially launched with an exciting new autumn-winter programme curated by Sticky Fingers Arts.

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NI students celebrate pioneering arts programme and creativity in the classroom

Wednesday 26th September 2018 at 3pm 0 Comments Drama, Visual Arts, Youth Arts, Literature, Northern Ireland Music, Film & TV

Almost 200 pupils from secondary schools in Belfast and Derry came together today to celebrate a pioneering arts programme called the Creative Schools Partnership, a unique pilot project designed to drive educational outcomes for students by bringing more creativity into the classroom.

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