Tag: Isle of Man Arts Council

Island of Culture 2014 to bring creative theatre company to Island’s schools

Island of Culture 2014 to bring creative theatre company to Island’s schools

| January 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

In the spirit of Island of Culture 2014’s call to ‘Be Inspired. Be Involved’ the Isle of Man Arts Council is bringing dance and theatre company Qdos Creates to the Island to deliver a series of workshops in schools designed to help young people discover their self worth and motivate them to make informed decisions […]

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Free recital by renowned pianist Jamie Bergin as part of Noble’s Hospital’s Healing Arts Programme

| October 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

On Saturday 5 October, the Noble’s Hospital Healing Arts Programme in conjunction with the Isle of Man Arts Council, invite you to a free piano recital by the award winning pianist Jamie Bergin, at 14:00hrs at the Thie Bee Coffee Shop situated in the foyer of Noble’s Hospital. This free piano recital will be performed […]

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Isle of Man Arts Council appoints Manx Radio as ‘Island of Culture’ radio media partner

Isle of Man Arts Council appoints Manx Radio as ‘Island of Culture’ radio media partner

| April 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

Isle of Man Arts Council has appointed Manx Radio as its official radio media partner for its 2014 ‘Island of Culture’ celebrations. ‘Island of Culture 2014’ will be the largest celebration of culture and the arts in the Isle of Man’s history, and will showcase the huge array of talent there is across all walks […]

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Royal Opera House’ Live Cinema Season

Royal Opera House’ Live Cinema Season

| January 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Studio Theatre (Ballakermeen High School) and the Isle of Man Arts Council are very pleased to announce their co-operation to bring the first of two performances from the Royal Opera House’ Live Cinema Season 2012/13 to Douglas on Tuesday, January 15. Join us next Tuesday for this exciting recorded performance of Puccini’s world famous […]

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RUSHEN BAND CONTEST SUCCESS

RUSHEN BAND CONTEST SUCCESS

| November 12, 2012 | 0 Comments

Rushen Silver Band travelled to Selkirk in the Scottish Borders on Saturday 3rd November to take part in the Borders Entertainment Contest. This was the first time that the Band had taken part in a contest in the UK. In their programme the Band played an arrangement by Band MD John Kinley of local folk […]

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MANX LITFEST LAUNCHES READING CLUB

MANX LITFEST LAUNCHES READING CLUB

| April 2, 2012 | 0 Comments

Manx Litfest is launching an all-Island reading club to promote authors who will attend this year’s inaugural festival in September. Starting in April, the club will focus on one author each month with the aim of encouraging as many people as possible to read a book by that particular writer. It will be a ‘virtual’ […]

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Young Hearts Run Free (cert 12A) on Thursday 8th March

| February 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

A special Films in Peel event will take place on Thursday 8th March, with the support of the Isle of Man Arts Council. A self-funded feature length film will be screened, written, directed and produced by young independent filmmaker from Northumberland, Andrew Simpson. The film, Young Hearts Run Free (12A), is set in 1974, during […]

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Films in Peel to participate in the global Future Shorts Festival

Films in Peel to participate in the global Future Shorts Festival

| January 16, 2012 | 0 Comments

On Wednesday 25th January Films in Peel will participate in the global Future Shorts Festival . A programme of six award winning films from around the world will be shown at the Centenary Centre in the same week as community cinemas in London, Liverpool, Lille, Cologne, Paris, Birmingham, Baku, Madrid, Berlin, Tbilisi, Athens, Stockholm and […]

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Art exhibition races into Ramsey

| August 30, 2011 | 0 Comments

Two Ramsey Manxmen celebrated for their skills in two very different disciplines – motorcycle racing and art – took centre stage at Ramsey town hall on Friday August 19 when TT competitor Connor Cummins, currently the fast Manx rider around the TT course, opened Racing Through Time, an exhibition of paintings by artist Michael Starkey. […]

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Isle of Man TT Print Takes Centre Stage

Isle of Man TT Print Takes Centre Stage

| June 7, 2011 | 0 Comments

A scene of Ramsey’s Parliament Square during the 1957 TT is currently taking centre stage in Ramsey town hall. The scene is a print measuring some 8’ x 12’ taken from an original painting by Ramsey artist Michael Starkey, commissioned by the Isle of Man Arts Council to commemorate 100 years of the TT mountain […]

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