RTÉ Publishes Five Year Strategy

RTÉ Publishes Five Year Strategy

There is no bigger player in the Irish entertainment landscape that RTÉ and the strategic plan it has published today is an important statement of where it sees itself. It has undertaken substantial stakeholder consultation, including with Rob Hartnett of...
Arts Council Funding Open to View

Arts Council Funding Open to View

The Arts Council has published an interactive map of where most of its annual funding of €68.4 million will be distributed around the country over the next twelve months. The map can be viewed here and searched by way of artform, organisation type, funding band and on...
Film Board Reports 58 Percent Lift

Film Board Reports 58 Percent Lift

The Irish Film Board has reported a 58 percent increase in supported production output over the past year on the previous 12 months. The total output of €84 million is of real and obvious value to the economy and has delivered in an artistic fashion as well in the...
Irish National Opera’s Big Ambition

Irish National Opera’s Big Ambition

The Irish National Opera burst into life in Dublin yesterday announcing an ambitious programme of no fewer than 38 performances across seven productions in 12 different locations. The new company is a coming together of Wide Open Opera and Opera Theatre Company and is...
Music Lobby Gathering Momentum

Music Lobby Gathering Momentum

The business of music in Ireland was given an outing in the Sunday Business Post yesterday when Eleanor McEvoy, Chair of the Irish Music Rights Organisation, cut loose at the lack of understanding there is about the value of music. Speaking about a gig she did in...