This month we are delighted to announced Anne Enright as the inaugural Laureate for Irish Fiction 2015 - 2018. She was awarded the honour by the Arts Council and will begin her three-year term this month.
We announce a range of closing dates. These include: Young Ensembles Scheme, Opera Production award, Project awards, Dance and Theatre Schemes and Artist in the Community Scheme. There is also a reminder for Festivals and Events Scheme Round 2 of the 2015
Arts Audiences has just published a major report on attendance rates at arts events and attitudes towards the arts in Ireland, The Arts in Irish Life.
The Young People, Children and Education (YPCE) Team wishes to advise that applications will be accepted for the Young Ensembles Scheme 2015 from Tuesday 10 March 2015 for projects taking place between July 2015 and June 2016
This month the Culture Office gives notice regarding two Creative Europe deadlines, an opportunity for emerging festival managers and a recently published report on an EU initiative for the creative industries.