Our Impact

We bring extraordinary creative experiences to curious young minds.

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ACCESS Programme

Our mission is to inspire children to engage with the world through their experience of the creative arts. To realise this ambition, our ACCESS Programme is at the core of the production and programming of our annual festival.

Through it we subsidise the cost of attending our festival, programme touring events and engage in community outreach.

Subsidised Programme

  • 76% overall ticket price subsidy
  • School children ticket subsidy
  • DEIS ticket subsidy
  • Free tickets for teachers & SNA’s
  • Free workshops for school children
  • Free events and exhibitions for the public


  • Free tickets for disadvantaged communities
  • Community organisation partnerships
  • School transport subsidy
  • School box office & school programme
  • Creative Associate

Touring Programme

  • City & County Events
  • School & Library Events
  • Public Space Performances

Our Impact

Average Ticket Price Subsidy​

76% of the cost of each ticket was subsidised to reduce the cost for families and schools.

Total Audience

10,438 families and 13,305 school children attended the festival.

Free Tickets

968 free tickets were given to teachers, special needs assistants and children and families from disadvantaged communities.

Free Workshop Places

1,456 school children availed of free workshop places.

School Children Through Bus Subsidy

2,977 school children who experienced the festival travelled by transport subsidised by our School Bus Subsidy programme.

(numbers based on 2019 festival)

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Learn more

If you would like some more information on ways to support Baboró please contact Aisling Molloy on aisling@baboro.ie.

Baboró is a registered charity – we cannot do what we do without you!