Places are available for a full-time local training initiative in performing arts, a FETAC Level 5 course, which will take place in Belmullet.
This course involves eight modules and there is a substantial element of work experience. The course will take place in Áras Inis Gluaire, in partnership with FÁS and Muintearas. If you are interested, email Ian Mac Aindriú at [email protected] or call 097 81079.
A film foundation course will also take place over seven weekends, commencing on Saturday May 29. This is a practical course, in conjunction with Áras Inis Gluaire and Galway Film Centre, with the with modules in: screenwriting, production, direction, camera, lighting, sound, and editing. The cost is €350. Contact 097 81079 for more information.
Áras Inis Gluaire is also running a series of part-time introductory and professional level training courses to support the development of the digital media sector in north west Mayo. Training will be offered at a reduced rate, in the areas of film, documentary, animation, gaming, and web technologies. Further information is available from Áras Inis Gluaire at 097 81079 or Mayo Ideas Lab at 097 27945.