Martin meets key figures in entertainment industry with a view to staging live events

The Minister for Culture has held talks with concert promoter Denis Desmond over plans to introduce a pilot scheme for live concerts, possibly by July

9th May, 2021
Martin meets key figures in entertainment industry with a view to staging live events
Denis Desmond, the prominent concert promoter, hopes to return to live entertainment events this summer.

Catherine Martin has met Denis Desmond, the prominent concert promoter, to plan the return of live entertainment events this summer.

The live events sector has been largely shut down since the introduction of the third set of lockdown restrictions last September. But the Minister for Culture is seeking to restart them with a series of pilot projects as the vaccination programme gathers pace.

Martin held a meeting last week with Desmond, the owner of MCD...

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