Theatre in Ireland is highly influenced by that of its international counterparts, In this episode of Stage Door Live we focus on Designing The New Stage pre- and post- Covid-19. Featuring: Lian Bell, Katie Davenport, Brian Singleton, Mick Hurley, Ionia Ni Chroinin, Denis Clohessy, and Neill Fleming.
We focus on inspiring young theatre makers and the importance of youth theatre in developing the theatre makers, actors and crew of tomorrow. Featuring: Michelle Carew, Veronica Coburn, Jack Reardon, Tony McClean-Fay, Laura Flynn, Judith Allen, Nancy Harris, Amaya Gillespie, and Roxanna Ni Liam.
Much has been talked about the people on the stage, but behind the scenes Production Managers and Stage Managers are working to address the return to theatre safely. Featuring: Sophie Ridley, Liam Fitzgerald, Fiona Keller, Eamonn Fox, Tom Creed, Emma O'Grady, and Senator David Norris.
Audiences returning to the seats of theatres, we discuss the safety aspects and theatre in this new world. Featuring: Peter Jordan, Fergal McGrath, Lorraine Maye, Peter Power, and Patrick Martins.
Our Social Media Manager, Abbie, muses on letting movement speak for itself, James Bond's heritage, and A Noble Call.
Our discussion on #AccessAndInclusion is continued in this second part. Featuring: Dr. Kate McCarthy, Dr. Una Kealy, Amanda Coogan, Noon Abubakar, Mark Smith, and Shane Byrne.
Individuals with disabilities are often forgotten about, but these theatre makers focus on making theatre with and for people with disabilities. We discuss access and inclusion. Featuring: Medb Lambert, Aisling Byrne, Eleanor Walsh, Pádraig Naughton, Terri Donovan, and Carolyn Bracken.
How does the theatre sector continue to cultivate and support new theatre artists? Featuring: David Horan, Caitriona Daly, Peter Reid, Sara Joyce, Pamela McQueen, Hillary Dziminski, Chaos Factory and Morgan Cooke.
As theatres explore ways of reopening, we discuss movement and dance in the new rehearsal room. Featuring: Sue Mythen, Andy Crook, Benjamin Perchet, Emma Martin, Aisling Ni Cheallaigh, and Suzie Seweify.
The pandemic has brought out the best in theatre artists, our ability to adapt. We discuss some of these adaptations in Covid-times. Featuring: Niamh Honer, Cian Austin Jesus Kinsella, Ciara Elizabeth Smyth, Aonghus Óg McAnally, Rickie O'Neill, Fergoli Theatre Company, and Eanna Hardwicke.