Tuesday, 17 December 2019

Ceisteanna (791)

Malcolm Byrne

Ceist:

791. Deputy Malcolm Byrne asked the Minister for Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht if she will consider the development of a scheme to support amateur drama and musicals which represent an important part in community arts infrastructure; the supports available for such groups; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [53154/19]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Culture)

I announced in the context of Budget 2020 that funding of €250,000 would be provided for the amateur theatre sector across Ireland next year.  Details of the scheme will be announced shortly.