Calling performing arts professionals and organisations to submit your best and boldest ideas to take part in the Carlow Arts Festival 2019. 

Closing Date Friday 14th December 

The call is open to those working across a wide range of traditional and newer artforms including: Multi-Disciplinary Arts, Digital Arts, Theatre, Dance, Music, Opera, Circus, Participatory Projects, Performance Lectures, Multimedia Storytelling, Workshop-based Projects, Architecture, Politically Engaged Projects, Fashion, and more. We are seeking work that can be presented in non-traditional as well as traditional arts spaces, work of all scales, brand new work and work that can be adapted for the festival. The projects selected will be presented as part of Carlow Arts Festival during 5–9 June 2019. 

To submit: 

Required elements include links to images/videos of previous work, budgets, company or artists CV.  

Carlow Arts Festival is a vibrant multi-disciplinary festival built on a deep belief in creating space for discovery, delight and disruption. Our programme embraces the world of virtuosic artists to resonate, inspire and collaborate with our community.  We champion the need for audiences to experience transformative art, to encounter diverse perspectives, and through participation to be included in the act of discovery. The surprise of a profound or joyous response as part of an immersive festival experience is what we want to offer to everyone.  

Our Values are Creativity, Collaboration, Innovation, Participation, Inclusion, Diversity, and Passion.  

Our Place is Carlow. 



ART WORKS 2019 - Submissions will open early 2019