Dance Ireland News

Arts Council Artist in the Community Scheme Bursary Award 2014 Recipient Announced


The successful applicant for the Arts Council Artist in the Community Scheme Bursary Award 2014: Collaborative Dance has been announced and the Bursary Award is to go to independent dance artist, Cathy Coughlan.

DanceHouse Opening Hours for the Holiday Season


Dance Ireland and DanceHouse will close for the holiday season on Friday 19 December 2014 at 6pm. We will re-open for business on Monday 05 January 2015.

Dance Ireland Board of Directors: An open invitation to all members


Ever wondered what it would be like to be on the board of Dance Ireland? At a recent meeting, the board reaffirmed their commitment to increasing the gender, regional and genre representation on the board from within the membership. It is an on-going concern that the board remains relevant and strong. We can only do this with the active participation of members.

Diaries at the ready, we have your 2015 already planned…


Dance Ireland is so excited about its 2015 programme of activities we just couldn’t keep it to ourselves until January. With new developments in our training, performance, development and international strands we are looking forward to an exciting year ahead, and we hope you will join us along the way.

Mentored Residency Support Award Update: Sibéal Davitt & Kristyn Fontanella with mentor Colin Dunne


Dance Ireland take a look in studio with Sibéal Davitt and Kristyn Fontanella as they complete the first week of their Dance Ireland Mentored Residency Award with Colin Dunne.