Culture Ireland Showcase at Tradfest Temple Bar 2022

Culture Ireland Showcase at Tradfest Temple Bar 2022

Culture Ireland Showcase at Tradfest Temple Bar 2022

Culture Ireland and Tradfest Temple Bar are offering a Showcase opportunity for emerging Irish musicians as part of the annual Festival in Dublin in January. This Showcase is aimed at giving emerging musicians a key platform to perform in front of an invited audience of international delegates, industry professionals, agents, and festival and venue programmers with a view to achieving international touring offers.

Culture Ireland and Tradfest Temple Bar are offering a Showcase opportunity for emerging Irish musicians as part of the annual Festival in Dublin in January. This Showcase is aimed at giving emerging musicians a key platform to perform in front of an invited audience of international delegates, industry professionals, agents, and festival and venue programmers with a view to achieving international touring offers.
Culture Ireland invites applications from individual musicians and bands at the early stages of their careers who wish to participate in this Showcase performance to take place inperson at a Dublin venue on Friday 28 January 2022.  Bands included in the Tradfest Temple Bar programme are not eligible to apply.
Applications will be assessed on the basis of the following criteria:
• The band or individual musician must be able to demonstrate a national profile
• The band should not already have any significant international touring record
• The artist(s) must have audio and promotional materials and management or agency support
• quality of production and presentation
• evidence of positive independent critical recognition of significance
Applicants should submit through the Culture Ireland Showcase application system – you can start your application by clicking here.  Applicants must include:
• High quality video footage of the musician/band in performance.
• MP3s of at least three audio tracks
Final selection of artists will be made by Tradfest Temple Bar. Culture Ireland will pay a stipend to all those selected and a contribution towards travel costs for those resident outside Dublin.
The closing date for applications is Friday 10th December 2021.


Culture Ireland and Tradfest Temple Bar are offering a Showcase opportunity for emerging Irish musicians as part of the annual Festival in Dublin in January

Posted: 26.11.21