ISACS work closely with a number of organisations. These partnerships and alliances have grown and developed since our small beginnings and now contribute greatly to our work at home and abroad.
ISACS are extremely grateful for the continued support from Arts Council Ireland. It is with their generous contribution and investment that we can really work to grow and develop this sector.
ISACS are very grateful for the support of Culture Ireland. They have assisted in opening up a number of opportunities for ISACS members and working to promote Irish artists on an international stage.
ISACS have partnered up with Dr Niamh Nic Ghabhann and the MA Festive Arts Programme at the Irish World Academy of Music and Dance. This post graduate programme offers students the opportunity to develop skills in arts management, curating, production, performance and research with an emphasis on festivity and the role of festival in society.
Since 2003, Circostrada Network works to develop and structure the fields of Circus and Street Arts in Europe and beyond. With more than 80 members from 25 countries, it contributes to build a sustainable future for these sectors by empowering cultural players through the production of resources and actions of observation and research, professional exchanges, advocacy, capacity-building and information.
The Independent Street Arts Network is a membership and strategic organisation based in the UK that aims to bring together the many diverse parts of the Outdoor Arts sector. ISAN celebrates the wonderful work, amazing talent and tremendous achievements of the brilliant individuals, companies and organisations working in this most accessible of art forms.
Theatre Forum acts as an advocate on behalf of the sector, lobbying for improved funding and conditions. They also aim to build capacity among member organisations, and provide a means of exchanging information, sharing skills and networking.
ISACS are very thankful for the support from Wexford Co Council who have provided us with the wonderful warm light filled office, from where we work, which has been dubiously nicknamed ‘The Pentagon'!
Irish Theatre Institute (ITI), is a resource organisation that supports and acknowledges the achievements and ambition of Irish theatre artists and companies across all aspects of theatre practice.