The Clifden Arts Festival Bursary Award winners in conversation with the Students of Clifden Community School The Clifden Arts Festival Bursary for Artists and Performers. This award is made annually to performers and artists who wish to further their careers or studies in the performing arts. So far the three recipients of the Bursary Award are: 2018 - Séamus Uí Fhlatharta - Traditional Musician and Dancer 2019 - Lisa O’Donnell - Visual Artist 2020 - Tristan Heanue - Film Maker and Actor Join the three winners as they speak to the students of the school and share their experiences of how the arts impacted their lives growing up in the local area and how
Clifden Arts Festival has always been focused on live events. Sitting down to listen to a concert or hearing the voice of the poet. Last year was our first foray into digital events and this year we have developed that further with a new series of pre-recorded Digital events. Conversations with writers, actors, poets, musicians, artists and filmmakers.