Feature Article
Welcome to the March edition of our Newsletter
News this month
Pay the Artist
Creative Production Supports – A Theatre Resource-Sharing Pilot Scheme
RAISE programme - PRIVATE INVESTMENT CAPACITY BUILDING - Phase 2 announcement.
Information Clinics on the Arts Council’s film awards 2020
Grants and Awards
Commissions Award next closing date - 5:30 p.m, Thursday 30 April 2020
Dance Arts Residency Scheme 2020
Theatre Artist Residency Scheme 2020
Deadline: Opera Projects and Production Award
New Touring and Dissemination of Work Scheme Closing Dates announced
Deadline: Arts Grant Funding 2021
Reel Art next closing date – 17:30 Thursday, 14th May 2020
Creative Schools
Creative Associates Opportunity
Creative Schools/Scoileanna Ildánacha – Invite applications from schools across Ireland
News from the community
Westival recruiting a festival director
Panel of music tutors
Music Generation Administrator
Westival recruiting a festival director

WESTIVAL has built a tight professional team with the support of an ambitious board and well engaged community. The FESTIVAL DIRECTOR is responsible for the overall creative programme, management, finance and administration as well as the operational health of this well established annual celebration of the arts in Westport. 


The FESTIVAL DIRECTOR should demonstrate a track record in multi disciplinary arts practice programming, festival management, funding, promotion and community engagement. They should have a broad appreciation of the best work being done in a range of art practice(s) in Ireland and beyond.  This is a permanent part time position that comes with an industry bench marked pro rata salary. 


Learn more about us at Westival.ie. 

For a role specification and application pack please email  GoCreate@Westival.ie. The deadline for returning applications is 27th march 2020