Arts news

Monday 23rd April

Arts News - the future of RTÉ performing groups

Publication of the independent report into the future of the two RTÉ performing orchestras - the RTÉ Concert Orchestra and the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra

Thursday 8th March

Statement from the Board of the Gate into allegations of misconduct at the theatre

Sinead Mooney with a guide to the contents of the amended review from the Board of the Gate Theatre (about allegations of inappropriate behaviour made against Michael Colgan) which was published today ...

Monday 19th February

UK National Dance Award for Michael Keegan Dolan

Michael Keegan Dolan, creator of "Swan Lake/Loch na hEala" for which he has just won the UK National Dance Award for Best Modern Choreography Further details:

Friday 9th February

Findings of review into allegations of misconduct at the Gate Theatre

Eithne Shortall outlines what is contained in the statement from the Gate Theatre today - the recommendations of an independent review into allegations of inappropriate behaviour made against Michael Colgan

Wednesday 17th January

Allegations of misconduct in Irish theatre

Andrea Irvine, one of the 72 signatories to an open letter in today's Irish Times expressing support for the women who spoke publicly about their experiences of abuse of power ...

Thursday 19th October

Hugh Linehan on arts funding

Hugh Linehan, Culture Editor of The Irish Times, discusses the role of Creative Ireland vis-à-vis The Arts Council after the funding announcement in the budget last week.

Tuesday 20th June

Arts News

with Abie Philbin Bowman - the line-up announced for the 2017 Kilkenny Arts Festival, current director of IMMA leaving to take up a position at NCAD, headliners announced for Vodafone ...

Wednesday 14th June

Arts News: National Gallery of Ireland re-opens after major refurbishment

National Gallery director Sean Rainbird on the excitement at the re-opening of the newly-refurbished building Official website:

Tuesday 23rd May

Arts News - Roger Moore RIP

Michael Doherty remembers the screen career of Roger Moore, whose death was announced today

Thursday 18th May

Arts News - David Arnold remembers Chris Cornell RIP

Composer David Arnold remembers Chris Cornell, lead singer with grunge rock group Soundgarden, whose sudden death was announced today



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