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December 2009 Update

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Amharcealaín - Visual Art


Ballina Arts Centre: Volute: Vanessa Daws - Official Opening: Saturday 5th December, 8pm Vanessa Daws: Gallery Talk - Thursday 17th December, 7pm Jack B Yeats & the West of Ireland - 13th January -27th February LINENHALL ARTS CENTRE LINENHALL GALLERY, FOYER, EVERYWHERE! - Friday 4th December - Saturday 30th January - Flight of Fancy - The Mayo Artists Show CUSTOMS HOUSE STUDIOS Cecilia Bullow - Until December 6th Artists Show - Sunday the 13th Dec. at 3pm ÁRAS INIS GLUAIRE Diane Henshaw ‘d r a w i n g’ exhibition opens on Thursday 26th November BALLINGLEN ARTS FOUNDATION Keith Wilson - Painting & Drawings "A message from the firing line....about Place." Saturday, November 7 at 1pm. Galway City Museum, Ireland NATALIE BALL. ISABELA BASOMBRIO HOBAN, JOHN HOBAN. SHIMON SAKAKIBARA.

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Litríocht - Literature


Ballina Arts Centre: Book Launch & Reading: Kate Kerrigan Launch of ‘The Truth in Mustard’ by Terry McDonagh in Mayo County Library on Dec 4th CREATIVE WRITING CLASSES & POETRY WORKSHOPS STARTING IN JANUARY

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Drámaíocht - Theatre


LINENHALL ARTS CENTRE Thursday 10th December @ 8.00pm - Peadar de Burca - Why Men Marry THE TOWN HALL THEATRE, KILTIMAGH Jon Kenny’s hilarious new show for Town Hall Theatre Theatre Laid Bare: A Christmas Carol in Ballina

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Christmas Fairs


ÁRAS INIS GLUAIRE Áras Inis Gluaire Christmas Fair

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Ceol - Music


LINENHALL ARTS CENTRE CHORAL CONCERT - Tuesday 1st December @ 8.00pm - The Laudate Ladies Choir + Ronan Egan POPULAR MUSIC NIGHT - Thursday 3rd December @ 8.00pm The Reserved Moments - Old, new, borrowed, blue… CHORAL CONCERT - Monday 7th December @ 8.00pm - Castlebar Gospel Choir FAMILY CONCERT - Saturday 12th December @ 3.00pm - WhistleBlast Quartet - Christmas Family Concert TRADITIONAL/AMERICAN OLD-TIME MUSIC - Monday 14th December @ 8.00pm - Desi Wilkinson, Máirtín O’Connor, Frank Hall & Lena Ullman - Buffalo in the Castle ÁRAS INIS GLUAIRE ABBA performs in Áras Inis Gluaire! A UNIQUE OPPORTUNITY TO SEE AND HEAR AN INTERNATIONALLY ACCLAIMED CELLIST PERFORM IN LECANVEY CHURCH Mayo Music and Musings Launch Lismirrane Arts Resource Project O'Dwyer Art Centre Music in the Community with John Hoban

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Club Scannáin - Film Clubs


Ballina Arts Centre Bronson (Dir: Nicolas Winding Refn, UK, 2008) - Tuesday 8th December, 8pm A Christmas Tale (Dir: Arnaud Desplechin, France, 2008) - Tuesday 22nd December, 8pm Highlights of January 2010 - Ballina Film Club presents… Kurosawa LINENHALL ARTS CENTRE Tuesday 8th December @ 8.00pm - Lemon Tree (Etz Limon) WESTPORT FILM CLUB Wednesday 2nd of December at 8.45 pm - The Dead - Dir: John Huston

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Ceardlanna - Workshops


LINENHALL ARTS CENTRE CHRISTMAS CARD DESIGN-AND-MAKE WORKSHOPS The Lina Stein Millinery Workshop Winter Program 2009/2010 Lismirrane Arts Resource Project O'Dwyer Art Centre Practical Christmas Crafts: Revamp, Recycle and Create ÁRAS INIS GLUAIRE Floral Workshop A Puppet-Making Workshop with Pignut Production

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Léacht - Talk


LINENHALL ARTS CENTRE: LECTURE SERIES: WHAT IS ART?

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Maoiniú - Funding


Ealaín na Gaeltachta Funding for Gaeltact Arts Projects & Services Tony Doyle Bursary for New WritingDeadline: 4 December 2009

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Deiseanna Ealaín Phoiblí - Public Art Opportunities


STICKY FINGERS EARLY YEARS ARTS PUBLIC ART COMMISSION: CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS BIG THINGS ON THE BEACH COMMISSION: CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS BELFAST HARBOUR PUBLIC ART COMMISSION: CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS Artists invited to tender for new public art commission in Armagh City Centre Public Art Commission 'Newry Historic Canal Feature' DEADLINE EXTENSION: 'WHAT ELSE?' PUBLIC ART COMMISSION: CALL DUBLIN CITY COUNCIL ARTISTS' PANEL 2010: CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS BELFAST CITY COUNCIL ARTISTS' PANEL: CALL FOR ARTISTS

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Nuacht & Deiseanna Eile - Other News & Opportunities


NATIONAL CAMPAIGN FOR THE ARTS LAUNCHES PETITION TO GOVERNMENT Seminars/Conferences 'TRADE' SEMINAR, THE DOCK ARTS & DISABILITY IRELAND CONFERENCE: 'OUTSIDE IN', DUBLIN Jobs FLAXART SEEKS STUDIO MANAGER Music Network seeks Project Director FAS Work Placement Programme PALLAS CONTEMPORARY PROJECTS SEEKS INTERNS/VOLUNTEERS THE MODEL SEEKS INTERNS Submissions LA CATEDRAL / THE BACK LOFT 2010: CALL FOR PROPOSALS CROW GALLERY: CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS The 3rd Annual 126 Members' Show - VIDEO KILLED THE RADIO STAR 'THE HOWL INTO THE HOLE' AT THE SHED: CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS DRAÍOCHT AIR COMUNITY ENGAGEMENT PROGRAMME 2010/2011: CALL MERMAID ARTS CENTRE FILM PROGRAMME: CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS PROJECTED WEEKENDS: CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS CAVAN CO CO ARTS OFFICE EXHIBITION PROGRAMME 2010/2011: CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS PRINTOPOLIS INTERNATIONAL PRINTMAKING SYMPOSIUM: CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS CENTRE CULTUREL IRLANDAIS RESIDENCY PROGRAMME 2010/2011: CALL VISUAL STUDIES READER: CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS Training MA ART IN PUBLIC, UNIVERSITY OF ULSTER European training session "Music in Health Settings". Visual Artists Ireland – Professional Development Training Workshops PRACTICE.IE PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT DAY, DUBLIN Other Opportunities Production for Arts Events: A PLANNING CHECKLIST The Ireland Funds’ Philanthropy and Fundraising Toolkit

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