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
Keep an eye on the hashtag #Delve18!
DELVE is a GO-SEE professional development programme supported by Arts Council Ireland, launched in 2016, to support ISACS members to get out, see and learn about street, circus and performance arts happening all around Ireland. The programme involves going to various festivals, seeing and observing work from the street, circus and spectacle sectors, meeting the artists, the crew and discovering new ideas, inspiration and delving into these art forms with fresh eyes!
The aim of DELVE is to encourage dialogue and discussion around a variety of
What ISACS offer:
• Transport (within Ireland only up to a max of €50 pp)
• Critical discourse
• Events FREE attendance
What we want for you:
• New ideas
• New contacts
• Artistic development and growth
• Share your experience! Social Media mentions, pics, vids, live stories...
• A written report of the experience and what you learned/discovered (3 - 800-word description)
• Be fully available to attend the events on the programme
What do I have to do to be part of DELVE?
Just send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org telling us why you want to be part of 'DELVE - 2018'
You have to be a fully paid ISACS member to be a part of this scheme so you can register here now and avail of our members' benefits for a full year.
Check our DELVE development page for all information and previous DELVErs feedback about the past DELVE programmes.
DELVE Programmes 2018:
ISACS is thrilled to announce its five 2018 partnerships:
- Dublin Dance Fest – 18 – 28th May - Programme: DELVE18 - DUBLIN DANCE FESTIVAL
Deadline to apply: Monday 23rd April. Events 6 – 13th May (shows only)
- Carlow Arts Festival - 6th - 10th June - Programme DELVE18 - CARLOW ARTS FESTIVAL
Deadline to apply – Thursday 10th May. Events 6 – 10th June (shows and accommodation)
- Cork Midsummer – 15th – 24th June - Programme: DELVE18 - CORK MIDSUMMER FESTIVAL
Deadline to apply – Wednesday 24th May. Events 15 – 24th June (shows only)
- Waterford Spraoi – 3rd - 5th August - Programme DELVE18 - SPRAOI FESTIVAL
Deadline to apply – Thursday 12th July. Events 3 – 5th August (shows and accommodation)
- NCFI, Tralee – 8th – 11th November - Programme DELVE18 - NATIONAL CIRCUS FESTIVAL OF IRELAND
Deadline to apply - Thursday 18th October. Events 8 – 11th November (shows and accommodation)