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    Portal Events

    2022 National Arts in Education Portal Day – Guest Speakers

    The 2022 Arts in Education National Day will take place Saturday 5th November in TU Dublin, Grangegorman and the Portal team are excited to announce guest speaker Dame Evelyn Glennie, solo percussionist and composer who will join the  the conference for a special in conversation.

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    Opportunity for Artists: Per Cent for Art Commission, Dublin

    Cherrywood Educate Together National School wishes to commission a site specific public artwork/s under the "Per Cent for Art Scheme", funded by the Department of Education and Science.

  • Events

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    National Museum of Ireland: Schools Autumn/Winter 2022 Programme

    The National Museum of Ireland (NMI) is delighted to invite teachers and students across the country to reconnect with culture over the coming school term with an in-person visit to one of its sites.

  • Events

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    The Ark’s Autumn Schools Programme Announced

    The Ark have announced their full Autumn programme for schools and teachers. In a jam packed programme which includes theatre, music shows, exhibitions and workshops as well as free on-demand shows.

  • Opportunities

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    CPD For Teachers: IMMA’s Intertwined Workshop Series

    IMMA invites Primary School Teachers to join then for a series of in-person CPD Workshops exploring links to the visual arts curriculum.

  • Sector/Policy

    The Dream of the Knockabock' was performed at The Dock in early June, 2022 by the Scoil Mhuire Choir and the Millennium Choir.

    ‘Songs of Ourselves’ Live Performance at The Dock

    The 2021 Portal Documentation Award recipient project 'Songs of Ourselves' recently celebrated the live performance of 'The Dream of the Knockabock'. Led by The Dock with composer George Higgs and the pupils of Scoil Mhuire, Carrick on Shannon this 'mobile composition for multisensory voices' was performed by the Scoil Mhuire Choir and The Millennium Choir.