|Closing date ||17:30, Thursday 29 April 2021|
|Artform and practice(s)||Opera|
|Collaborative application possible?||Yes|
|Telephone||01 618 02 54|
The Opera Projects and Production Award is intended to support initiatives by professional practitioners in the development and presentation of opera at three distinct stages, encouraging both the development of work of high artistic quality, and also
the fully staged professional presentations of opera that engage with the public, providing opportunities for artists in the process. These projects can begin on or after 1st January 2022, and the making and presentation of fully-staged productions
of opera to be presented in 2022, in line with the Council's published policy and strategy for opera.
There are three bands of funding available corresponding to the three strands of the Opera Projects and Production Award:
Strand 1: Opera Projects: Development: up to a maximum of €20,000
Strand 2: Opera Projects: Developmental Presentation and smaller scale full production: up to a maximum of €110,000
Strand 3: Opera Production: up to a maximum of €450,000
How do I apply for this?
- Download and read the guidelines available at the top right-hand corner of this page.
- Check if there is any mandatory supporting material that must accompany your application. We may provide a template for the supporting material. If so, you can download it from the supporting materials section at the top right-hand corner of this page.
- All applications must be made through the online services website. You will be able to upload a wide range of support materials in electronic format along with your application form.
- You must be registered with the online services website to make an application. If you are not already registered, we recommend you register for online services as far in advance of the deadline as possible, as it may take five days for your online services registration to be processed.
Still need help?
A listing of frequently asked questions about making an online application
A step-by-step video guide on how to download, complete and upload an application form for funding.
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