Catherine Martin

'Ronnie defined opera in Ireland throughout her long life': RIP Veronica Dunne
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'Ronnie defined opera in Ireland throughout her long life...
Tributes paid to singer and teacher who died on 5 April.
Apr 6, 2021
€25m Live Performance Support Scheme Open for Applications
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€25m Live Performance Support Scheme Open for Applications
Awards range from €10,000 upwards; 14 April is the deadline...
Mar 23, 2021
New Government Measures to Support ‘the indispensable bedrock of our music industry’
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New Government Measures to Support ‘the indispensable bedrock of...
€50m in funding announced; new €25m live performance scheme...
Mar 10, 2021
Oireachtas Committee Asks Government to Prioritise Universal Basic Income for Artists
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Oireachtas Committee Asks Government to Prioritise Universal...
Chair of Committee on the Arts has written to government...
Feb 19, 2021
Arts Minister Seeks Cross-Party Support for Universal Basic Income for Artists
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Arts Minister Seeks Cross-Party Support for Universal Basic...
Proposal is being explored as part of the new national...
Feb 2, 2021
€1.5m Announced to Promote Irish Music and Arts Abroad
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€1.5m Announced to Promote Irish Music and Arts Abroad
Temple Bar TradFest, First Music Contact, Kíla, We Banjo 3...
Jan 27, 2021
MISP Music Funding Controversy Discussed on RTÉ
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MISP Music Funding Controversy Discussed on RTÉ
Low percentage of successful applicants sparks public...
Dec 3, 2020
Arts Taskforce Recommends Basic Income of €325 for Artists and Event Workers
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Arts Taskforce Recommends Basic Income of €325 for Artists and...
Report also urges government to fast track EU copyright...
Nov 18, 2020
Aiken Promotions, Body & Soul and Whelan's Receive Funding under New Live Music Scheme
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Aiken Promotions, Body & Soul and Whelan's Receive...
Róisín Dubh, Workman’s Club, The Grand Social and Gleneagle...
Nov 6, 2020
How the Arts Made Their Funding Breakthrough
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How the Arts Made Their Funding Breakthrough
The government’s funding announcement for the arts in...
Oct 22, 2020
Government Allocates €8m for Transfer of National Symphony Orchestra from RTÉ
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Government Allocates €8m for Transfer of National Symphony...
'We will now do all we can to support a smooth and...
Oct 15, 2020
Arts Council Funding Increased to €130m for 2021
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Arts Council Funding Increased to €130m for 2021
€50m in live entertainment supports also announced.
Oct 13, 2020
Creative Schools and Creative Clusters Funding Increased to €3.6m
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Creative Schools and Creative Clusters Funding Increased to €3.6m
Schools will receive €3.1k each to develop creative plans;...
Sep 29, 2020
Taskforce on Arts and Culture to Issue Action-plan by 31 October
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Taskforce on Arts and Culture to Issue Action-plan by 31 October
Former managing director of RTÉ Radio Clare Duignan to act...
Sep 11, 2020
Government Announces €6m to Support Live Music, Songwriting, Recording and PR
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Government Announces €6m to Support Live Music, Songwriting,...
Commercial promoters can apply for up to €800k to support...
Sep 10, 2020
How Can the Arts Plan in This Uncertainty?
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How Can the Arts Plan in This Uncertainty?
The new Covid restrictions regarding indoor and outdoor...
Sep 3, 2020
Additional Arts Council Funding Brings 2020 Total to €105m
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Additional Arts Council Funding Brings 2020 Total to €105m
Figure up from €75m in 2019.
Jul 28, 2020
New Minister to Establish Task Force for Arts and Culture Sector
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New Minister to Establish Task Force for Arts and Culture Sector
Capital grant scheme for arts organisations also announced...
Jul 14, 2020
The Silencing of An Spidéal – Why Catherine Martin Needs to Set Out a New Vision for the Arts
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The Silencing of An Spidéal – Why Catherine Martin Needs to Set...
The experience of one village in the west of Ireland shows...
Jul 2, 2020
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