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ISACS Member - Spraoi St Patrick's Parade 2017 | Photographer Graham Cullen

News about the ISACS Annual General Meeting 2019

Workshop during ISACS AGM 2019
Many thanks to those who attended ISACS AGM on Tuesday 30th April at Dance Ireland, Dublin, and contributed to the organisation's future by voting at our Board elections. We especially want to thank our outgoing directors Noeline Kavanagh and Aidan Phelan for all their time and contributions to the board of ISACS. 
We are delighted to introduce our three new members to the Irish Street Arts, Circus and Spectacle Network board!

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DELVE19: Meet the Dublin Dance Festival Delvers!

Liz Roche Company, I THOU, 2019 © Clare Keogh

Congrats to our members Molly Dowling and Shane Holohan.
They have been selected to take part in our DELVE programme at Dublin Dance Festival this May! 
For the fourth year in a row, our DELVErs will Discover, Explore, Learn Visualise and Engage with the artists at a selection of events specially selected by our festival partner and share their experiences and learning’s with you. 

Keep an eye on the hashtags #DELVE19 and #DDF2019 in this weekend and next week. 

We will be retweeting and reposting what’s happening live at the events on: 

- Facebook (Irish Street Arts, Circus & Spectacle Network @ISACSNetwork), 
- Twitter (@ISACSIreland), 
- Instagram (@ISACSIreland). 

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DELVE19 at Dublin Dance Festival | Open for applications!

This years D.E.L.V.E. takes place at Dublin Dance Festival from the 1st to 19th of May 2019!

The Irish Street Arts, Circus and Spectacle Network (ISACS) are thrilled to announce we have partnered with the Dublin Dance Festival for the fourth year in a row to bring you our special DELVE programme for 2019 with an opportunity for two DELVE participants to attend:
- Roberto Castello at Project Arts centre8th May at 7:30pm

- Liz Roche I/ Thou at Beckett theatre – 9th May at 7:30pm
- Fast Track to Dance Programme - 10th (6pm – 9pm), 11th (11am – 9pm), 12nd May (10:30am – 5pm)
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Delve into Irish Festivals with the D.E.L.V.E Programme 2019!

Irish Street Arts, Circus and Spectacle Network (ISACS) is thrilled to announce the return of their GO-SEE professional development programme D.E.L.V.E in 2019. This year we have partnered up with the Dublin Dance Festival (May), Irish Aerial Dance Festival (June), Waterford Spraoi (August) and National Circus Festival of Ireland (November) so far, to offer ISACS artists the opportunity to delve into Irish Festivals!

Participants will Discover, Explore, Learn, Visualise and Engage with the artists and fellow ISACS members experiencing a selection of shows and discussions in the festival's programmes and will be encouraged to share their experiences and learning’s submitting their feedback on the DELVE page of our website, sharing it on social media anyway they like!
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N.E.S.T. Shout-Out: Open Call to New Emerging Street Talent 2019!

Spraoi International Street Arts Festival
in partnership with the Irish Street Arts, Circus and Spectacle Network  (ISACS) created the N.E.S.T. programme to assist street performance artists enhance an existing work-in-progress via mentoring and showcasing during the Spraoi Festival. N.E.S.T. creates supportive frameworks for participating artists, access to International festival directors and opportunities to perform and attend residencies in other countries.

To participate in N.E.S.T 2019 Spraoi and ISACS invite interested artists to submit an expression of interest. This year’s programme will nurture street artists with a dance orientated work-in-progress OR dancers with a work-in-progress and a desire to perform in street settings.

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Irish Street Arts Circus and Spectacle Network

Irish Theatre Institute, 17 Eustace St, Temple Bar, Dublin 2, Ireland
00 353 (0)87 0541812 info@isacs.ie
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