Mary welcomes the announcement from Government today of €50 Million in supports for the Live Performance sector.
Key features of the Live Performance Support Scheme include:
· Support live performances that will occur on or before 30th September 2021.
· Support the creation of employment and wellbeing opportunities in the culture and creative industries and the generation of high quality artistic output.
· Scheme is aimed at commercial venues, producers and promoters in the culture sector (e.g. music, entertainment and theatre).
· Awards will range from €10k upwards.
The Live Performance Support Scheme 2021 will be open for applications from 19th March 2021 until Wednesday 14th April. Further information can be found here.