Cavan Arts e-bulletin: ISSUE 8: Arts Awards Applications Available; Vote for Butterflies Special Abilities Project; Call for County Choir; Theatre Director Opportunity; The Great Couch Rebellion.
Cavan County Council
  • Arts Awards Applications Available
  • Vote for Butterflies Special Abilities Project
  • Call for County Choir
  • Theatre Director Opportunity
  • The Great Couch Rebellion
Culture Cavan IFI
Call for County Choir
Culture Cavan, IFI project will establish a county choir in 2013. No previous experience is needed just a desire to sing with other people. 

Performances will include Good Works and other popular choral pieces at The Gathering Event, Cavan Beo in Cavan Town between 20th and 26th August, and potentially events in Northern Ireland during 2013 including an event as part of the City of Culture, Derry. Blanaid Murphy will facilitate this new choir.

First Meeting Thursday 21st February 2013 at Backyard Arts Centre, Moynehall, Cavan 7pm to 9pm.
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Theatre Director Opportunity with Culture Cavan
We wish to engage a theatre director to work with adults and direct a play that will focus on and reflect the aims of peace building and reconciliation.

The theatre director will select a play and work with local communities to perform this as part of the ongoing work of Culture Cavan. 

The successful candidate will have a proven track record in theatre and community theatre.They will select a suitable piece of theatre, new or existing to be agreed with the committee. 

They will also provide a series of basic acting workshops, a theatre direction workshop and instruction on other technical aspects of theatre or advise the committee on suitable professionals to deliver same in the Cavan/Fermanagh area.
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Butterflies Special Abilities Arts and Drama Project
Please vote for Butterflies Special Abilities Arts and Drama Project

Butterflies Special Abilities Arts and Drama Project has been shortlisted for the 2013 Irish Epic Awards! All shortlisted groups are automatically entered into the People's Choice - a public voting initiative where one group from across the nominated entrants from Ireland, England, Scotland and Wales will be crowned overall People's Choice. Last year over 50,000 votes were cast and this year we are hoping for even more so get your friends and family on the site now to give you a vote.

Vote at this webpage

Just press the vote up button beside the Butterflies Special Abilities Project.
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Many thanks,
Cavan Arts Office

Work by Michelle Harton who received an arts award in 2012
 Arts Awards Applications Now Available

Cavan County Council ARTS AWARDS Application Form is now available for download.
For projects taking place between April 2013 and March 2014 .

Deadline for submission of completed application: 21st February 2013. Further Info 
Image by Michelle Harton

The Great Couch Rebellion
The Gonzo Theatre presents Philip Doherty's brand new play 'The Great Couch Rebellion'. The play will be taking place in Theatre Upstairs @ Lanigan's Bar on Eden Quay, Dublin 1 from Monday 14th-Saturday 26th January (excl. Sunday 20th) @ 1pm and 7pm. Tickets €10 including light lunch at 1pm. For bookings call 085 7727375 Email:
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