2022 Arts Practice Grants

The Arts service would like to apologise for the delay in publishing the successful applicants for the Arts Practice Grants. Letters with Terms and Conditions will be sent out shortly. Letters to the unsuccessful applicants will also be sent out – Conor Nolan

Voluntary/ Amateur Grants

2022 Grant


De La Salle Scout Pipe band, C/O Pat Murphy. Annual


City Of Waterford Brass band C/O Michael Doody,

Annual programme

Dungarvan Brass Band C/O William Dee, Annual


Barrack Street Concert Band, 150th Anniversary

Programme & Celebration

Thomas Francis Meagher Band C/O Aoife Murphy,

Annual programme

Symphony Club of Waterford €3,000
Notable Works – Choral producers €1,000

Rural Arts Grant

2022 Recommendation

Lismore Castle Arts €6,000
Emily Aherne, Brideview Drama group (Am/Vol) €1,500
Fidelma Meaney, Curtain Call Productions (Am/Vol) €1,500

Professional Grants


James Power, Stagemad €1,500
Jenna Whelan, Schools and Youth collaboration project. €6,500
Waterford Youth Arts €6,500
Waterford Healing Arts €6,000
Little Red Kettle. €3,500
Ben Hennessy – Artist’s website €1,500
Janie Kavanagh – towards Harry Clarke Window project €1,500
Carmel Cleary – towards exhibition €1,500
Deirbhle Drommey – solo play €1,500
Waterford Walls (John O’Connell) – multi media project €3,600
T&MOR Bursaries (via O.Breslin) €4,000

Playwright & Producer Team Grant (Phase 1)

2022 Recommendation

Playwright Keith Dunphy and Producer Michael Grant – “Modern Colossus” based on the life of Tyrone giant

Charles Byrne

Playwright & Producer Team Grant (Phase 2) TBA Q2 €1,500

Screenwriter & Producer Team Grant (Phase 1)

2022 Recommendation

Screenwriter Luke Corcoran & Producer Sean Kelly:

‘Tuesday Traders’

Darina Clancy & Cormorant films – a series based on the

many sea wrecks in the south east and the tragedies that surround them (filmed series).

Emmet Kelly “Fractured” A short film based on a broken

father/son relationship

Screenwriter Ollie Breslin and producer Eadaoin

Breathnach – Rev. James Alcock documentary


Screenwriter & Producer Team Grant (Phase 2) TBA Q2



Artist’s Project Bursary (x4 @ 3,313) TBA





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