15 June 2019

News

What’s on in Connacht?

Ready to get creative in Connacht on 15 June? With the whole country set to spark with performance, coding, theatre, art, music, readings, screenings and more on this free, youth-friendly day of creativity; there’s plenty of fun kicking off around the province for Cruinniú na nÓg. Supported by RTÉ and…

What’s on in Munster?

Young Munster minds have their pick of creative fun this June 15! A free day of youthful creativity is on the cards for the whole country this June. From performance and coding, theatre and art, music and readings; to screenings, special events and many more surprises! Munster is no exception,…

“Once the joy is there, you’ll always be a creator”

One of the most exciting names emerging from the Irish spoken word scene and still just 18 years old, Natalya O’Flaherty’s utterly arresting work transforms words into incredible instruments of power. Having risen up from the gritty stages of the capital’s spoken word venues to now performing at…

Our Creative Ambassadors meet An Taoiseach!

Our Creative Ambassadors have been telling An Taoiseach, Leo Varadkar what’s in store for Cruinniú na nÓg! With a whopping 700+ free creative activities taking place nationwide, Cruinniú na nÓg invites anyone under 18 to unleash their inner creative on Saturday 15 June. Supported by your local authority and RTÉ,…

“Creativity’s all about making interesting connections…”

Ailbhe Keane of Izzy Wheels gives us the lowdown on her creative inspiration in our Creative Q&A. A winning combination of creative design, inclusivity and self-expression, Irish brand Izzy Wheels are challenging negative associations with wheelchairs, one wheel cover at a time. Founded by sisters Ailbhe and Izzy…

Lights, Cruinniú, Action!

Watch well-known faces get some ‘youthful’ creative direction in our Cruinniú na nÓg ad campaign. Cruinniú na nÓg is a unique opportunity for children and young people to unleash, or perhaps meet for the very first time, their true creative selves. Whether that’s your inner actor, artist, author; coder,…