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‘CREATIVE EXCHANGE’ ARTFORM RESEARCH & COLLABORATION RESIDENCY LSC & THE GLENS CENTRE, CO. LEITRIM

A joint initiative of Leitrim Sculpture Centre and the Glens Centre, this new residency programme supports artists from different artforms wishing to conduct interdisciplinary research and collaboration.

Fostering creative exchange between the visual and performing arts the residency will attract visual artists, musicians, actors, photographers, writers, dancers, designers, architects, video & filmmakers and new-media artists wishing to collaborate together on developing a new project and/or range of approaches and skills in advancing their respective practices.

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Poetry & Story inspired by Landscape and Myth

Featuring poems, stories and song from Shane Leavy, Dermot Lahiff, Paula Lahiff, Maggie Kilcoyne, Tara Baoth Mooney, Monica Corish, Margaret Timoney and Tom Sigafoos.
This was event is a fundraiser for North West STOP-Suicide Prevention, which provides counseling support for people at risk of suicide. Donations can be made through their website www.northweststop.ie

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Cruinniú na nÓg 2020

Cruinniú na nÓg 2020

Cruinniú na nÓg this Saturday on The Glens Centre YouTube channel features some wonderful talent that was facilitated by singer/songwriters Glen Hansard & Tadhg MacDhonnagáin.We are proud to say that RTE Junior will be featuring this event as one the nationwide highlights!Thank you to CreativeIrl & Leitrim County Council for their support!

Posted by The Glens Centre on Thursday, June 11, 2020

Cruinniú na nÓg this Saturday on The Glens Centre YouTube channel features some wonderful talent that was facilitated by singer/songwriters Glen Hansard & Tadhg MacDhonnagáin.

We are proud to say that RTE Junior will be featuring this event as one the nationwide highlights!

Thank you to Creative Ireland & Leitrim County Council for their support!

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Arts North West on Ocean FM

‘The Glens Centre is proud to present its very own, inhouse, radio show on Ocean FM.

Arts North West is a new, 30 minute, arts magazine featuring the cream of talent in North Leitrim, Sligo & Sth Donegal.

Tune in to to every Thursday at 9.30pm with a repeat every Sunday.

Podcast will go live from Thursday, immediately after the show.

The Arts Page on the Ocean FM website can be accessed here where you can see access the previous shows!

Episode one featuring Rossa O’Snodaigh, Musician, Louise Kennedy, Writer and Philip Delamere, Leitrim Arts Office

Episode two featuring Johnny Gogan, Filmmaker, Maeve McGowan from the Hawkswell Theatre Sligo and Ciaran McAuley & Steve Wickham.

Episode three featuring Monica Corish, Sean MacDiarmada Summer School and Pat McCabe – “The Galway Spike”

Episode four featuring Hawk’s Well Director, Marie O’Byrne, speaking about the National Campaign For the Arts.(Award-winning ex-RTE journalist, Susan O’Keeffe, gives us a brief on the Yeats Society Sligo and its upcoming festival. Poet Brian Leyden reads his provocative new prose piece, Mansplaining WB Yeats.

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Poetry and Story Inspired by Landscape and Myth

Poetry and Story inspired by Landscape and Myth, a community writing project hosted by Monica Corish.

Friday, 8 PM on June 5, 12, 19 and 26 on the Glens Centre YouTube channel, www.youtube.com/channel/UC1nSAQVlxdV9AyrIM_xh5-w

Featuring poems, stories and song from Shane Leavey, Dermot Lahiff, Paula Lahiff, Maggie Kilcoyne, Tara Baoth Mooney, Margaret Timoney and Tom Sigafoos.

This event is a fundraiser for North West STOP, which provides counselling support for people at risk of suicide. Donations through their website, www.northweststop.ie