The Arts Council is granting funding to Dunamaise Arts Centre in Portlaoise.
Efforts are continuing to ensure midlands arts centres survive the pandemic.
The Arts Council is granting €125,000 to Dunamaise Arts Centre in Portlaoise, to help fund local projects and artists.
The centre has been adapting, by moving events online and supporting artists throughout the restrictions - but director Michelle de Forge says they're really missing the live experience:
You can find out more at dunamaise.ie or Dunamaise Arts Centre on Facebook.