Arts News


Bealtaine Events Sligo 2017

Bealtaine Events Sligo 2017 - Sligo County Council Arts Service and HSE West Programme of Events

Sligo International Chamber Music Festival

World Premiere announced for Sligo International Chamber Music Festival this May bank holiday weekend!

Check Up Check In event

Check Up Check In 2017, a national arts and health event, takes place at The Model, Sligo on Friday 5 May. This day-long programme, featuring presentations by some of the leading figures working in arts and health in Ireland and the UK, is for healthcare professionals, arts practitioners and anyone interested in learning more about this exciting field.

All Ireland Confined Drama Finals

The All Ireland Confined Drama Finals open in St Brigids Hall Theatre on Friday 21 April and continues nightly to Saturday 29 nightly at 8pm except on closing night when curtain up will be 7pm.

Music Generation Sligo recruiting Musicians & Tutors

Ideal candidates will hold appropriate third level qualifications in music and/or music teaching. Candidates will demonstrate a high degree of relevant skills and experience in teaching children and young people, and in musical performance.

Arts Grants Schemes 2017

Sligo County Council Arts Service invites applications under the following schemes - Arts Venues and Organisations and Arts Festivals and Events.

Glass Making Classes

Glass bead making classes now available at the Graham Reid Design.

Kevin Keely Publishes e-book

A Sligo taxi-driver gets the chance to win the love of his childhood sweetheart when she gets into trouble with a band of psychopaths.

Are you interested in joining an orchestra?

Sligo Baroque Orchestra is eager to hear from instrumentalists of any age who have good basic technical ability and a desire to be part of an orchestra that includes weekly rehearsals and around eight or nine public performances each year.

European Creative Industries Alliance Policy

The European Creative Industries Alliance (ECIA) recently presented its policy agenda to boost the creative industries. 200 policy makers and representatives from the creative industries gathered in Amsterdam for the launch of ECIA's final report Create! Innovate! Grow!

MyCreativeEdge Creative Directory

MyCreativeEdge showcases the work of businesses, freelancers and recent graduates working in the creative industries sector in the West of Ireland, Northern Ireland, Sweden and Finland. Creatives from these areas can create their own highly visual profile on MyCreativeEdge.

Puppetry Ireland is open to new members

Puppetry Ireland aims to promote the activities of Irish puppeteers and the art form of puppetry in Ireland and abroad

The Creative Hub - Clones Art Studios

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