Lagan Village Youth and Community Group received a huge surprise after they received a visit from a jackpot winner who shocked them by revealing their application for National Lottery funding has been successful.Read More
Monday 19th February 2018 at 4pm 0 Comments
Representatives from the arts sector in Northern Ireland gathered at Stormont today with business leaders and public sector representatives in a bid to bring the Big Arts Debate to the attention of MLAs and decision-makers. The debate centred on the value of the arts to the economy, to society and to the health and wellbeing of citizens in Northern Ireland. The #BigArtsDebate was sponsored by Mike Nesbit, MLA, UU and Claire Hanna, MLA, SDLP and was held at Parliament Buildings, Stormont on Monday 19th February.Read More
People in Northern Ireland are in for a treat when they come to see this amazing exhibition of contemporary Chinese painting in the Crescent Arts Centre, Belfast during the Chinese New Year fortnight (16-28 February). Over 50 beautiful paintings are on display, exquisitely mounted on Chinese silk brocade as hanging scrolls or in traditional frames.Read More
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Wednesday 14th February 2018 at 2pm 0 Comments
Seamus Heaney Homeplace has announced a special series of events in celebration of the great Scottish poet Robert Burns. ‘Pronounced in the Place’ (Friday 16th – Sunday 25th February), is a series of events inspired by the essay by Seamus Heaney on Burns’s poetry. Highlights include an in conversation session John Gordon Sinclair (Gregory’s Girl), music from Elsafty, Armstrong and Browne and Scottish songstress, Eddi Reader.
Tuesday 13th February 2018 at 4pm 0 Comments
Hot off the heels of receiving seven nominations in the prestigious Irish Times Theatre Awards for their Lyric Theatre co-production of Red by John Logan, Prime Cut Productions are set to stage not one, but two upcoming plays at EdgeFest in the MAC from 15th February to 2nd March.
Thursday 8th February 2018 at 4pm
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Tuesday 6th February 2018 at 11am