Posts Tagged ‘arts’

O’Regan Bursary – Applications Now Sought

Waterford Arts Officers Conor Nolan and Margaret Organ with Chairperson of Bursary Bertie Rogers.
The application for the 2015 Ted and Mary O’Regan Arts Bursary is now open – deadline Thursday 30th April at 5pm. The bursary grants up to €5K each year to artists with an association to Waterford. It is aimed at enabling artists to reach a goal which otherwise wouldn’t be possible without some financial assistance. Among [...]

Council approves over €220,000 in arts grants

Waterford City & County Council has announced plans to invest €220,000 in direct arts grants to arts organisations across the city and county. The grants are the first to encourage a county wide programme of arts and cover three areas – Arts Practice, Audience and Venues. Details of this year’s grants were discussed at the [...]

Arts Squad

Students of St. Paul’s Community College, Waterford enjoying a samba drumming workshop as part of Arts Squad 2015 with Waterford Youth Arts.
Arts Squad is a newly-funded resource available from Waterford Youth Arts with a specific focus on the arts in an education and development context. Aimed at bringing the arts out to those who may not often have exposure to or access to the arts, the programme is about enabling youth social inclusion which is at [...]

Ted and Mary O’Regan arts bursary

Arts Officers Conor Nolan and Margaret Organ with Chairperson of the O'Regan Bursary Bertie Rogers at the launch of the 2015 Award.
Applications are now being invited for the eleventh annual Ted & Mary O’Regan Arts Bursary. The Bursary was inaugurated in 2005 to honour the memory of one of Waterford’s best loved and respected couples. The purpose of the Award is to assist an individual or individuals, either from or with a strong connection to Waterford [...]

Step Into Spring

Best Foot Forward Dance Club
The Best Foot Forward Dance Club invite you to join them for a FREE afternoon of dancing and teatime treats, followed by a feel good film ‘The Unfinished Song’ in Garter Lane Arts Centre celebrating St. Bridget’s Day, Sunday 1 Feb from 3pm. Put a spring in your step and come along to this fun [...]

30 hours for Waterford Youth Arts

Edward Denniston, one of the writers involved with 30 Hours for Waterford Youth Arts.
Waterford Youth Arts is bracing itself for a busy 2015 and plans to hold a major fundraiser in Waterford on 31st January, when Waterford’s theatrical and creative community come coming together to take part in what promises to be a fun, interesting and entertaining event for a fantastic cause. The event will take place in [...]