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Stories and Music for Children in Hospital Talk and workshop on a collaborative approach with storyteller Fiona Dowling and musician Caoimhe Conlon

Continuous professional development talk and workshop for musicians and storytellers with storyteller Fiona Dowling and musician Caoimhe Conlon

Date: Saturday 3rd March 2012

Time: 2 – 5pm

Cost: €20 euro (includes resources)

Location: WHAT Centre for Arts & Health, Waterford Regional Hospital

Helium in partnership with Waterford Healing Arts Trust presents a continuous professional development talk and workshop by artists Caoimhe Conlon (Musician) of Music Alive and Fiona Dowling (Storyteller) at the WHAT Centre for Arts & Health, Waterford Regional Hospital.

This workshop is open to musicians and storytellers with some experience in participatory and/or collaborative arts practice, preferably with children and young people and/or in arts and health.

Caoimhe and Fiona will be talking about their recent 6 month collaboration together on the Scales and Tales project in Cork University Hospital and reflecting on their learnings and methods.

The talk will be followed by a practical workshop based on their devised, collaborative approach.

Deadline for all applications is 5pm on Thursday, 16th February 2012.

To download an application form please see:


For further information please contact Waterford Healing Arts Trust: E: what@hse.ie T: 051 842664

Successful applicants will be notified by Monday, 20th February 2012.