Calling all artists.
Ready, Steady, SHOW! , The Civic’s programme of work for children and Young People are holding an open call for proposals from practitioners who work with children at the centre of their practice. The work should be at the early stages of development. Artists should have a big question they want to play with, answer or explore with children in early years and/or schools settings.
To find out more about the opportunity please click HERE 
The closing date for receipt of Stage 1 completed application form together with supporting documentation and material has been extended to 1st April, 2022.


Ready, Steady, SHOW! is The Civic’s ongoing programme of work for children and Young People, across both LIVE and DIGITAL platforms The key focus for RSS! is PLAY & STORYTELLING with a particular emphasis on supporting artists as they develop new and innovative experiences for babies, children and young people via individual, educational, peer group and family contexts. PLAY & STORYTELLING are the two cornerstones of excellence for Ready, Steady, SHOW!  These are our anchor in all areas of output and a focus for our artist development initiatives.


Click HERE to see our 2021/2022 Commissions


With thanks to the support of South Dublin County Council and Arts Council Ireland.