Arts News


Informal Music Afternoon

Informal Music Afternoon in The Model, Sligo at 1pm on Sunday 4th February, 2018

Artist Talk by Gavin McCrea

A conversation with Artist Gavin McCrea on his current exhibition ‘Innermost Limits’ at the Hyde Bridge Gallery.

First Fortnight Festival at the Hawk's Well

First Fortnight Festival at the Hawk's Well - Adrian Crowley & Nocturnes January 12th & 13th

Music Capital Scheme

Music Network recently welcomed the announcement by Josepha Madigan TD, Minister for Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, confirming funding of €245,500 for the latest round of the Music Capital Scheme.

Blue Raincoat Theatre Academy

Blue Raincoat Theatre Company will host the 7th annual Blue Raincoat Theatre Academy 9th - 27th January 2018.

Culture and Creativity in Sligo - Have your Say!

Have your say on the future of culture and creativity in Sligo by completing our survey

Group Exhibition - Hyde Bridge Gallery

9 Walls - Group Exhibition will open opening on 14th November at 5.30pm and runs until 15th December in the Yeats Memorial Building, Hyde Bridge, Sligo

Music Generation Sligo & Sligo County Council Library Service present

Music Generation Sligo & Sligo County Council Library Service present Autumn Notes A weekly Music Literacy class

Master Classes with Artist Neal Greig

Drawing and Paintings Workshops on Coney Island Sligo Bay.

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.

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

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