Janice de Bróithe
Stage Door Live Associate Producer. Janice de Bróithe is a freelance theatre director, writer and facilitator hailing from Carlow. A self confessed nerd addicted to learning, she holds both a BA in Drama & English an MA in Theatre Performance from UCC. To top it off, she graduated with a PG Dip in Theatre Directing from LAMDA in 2013. Having cured herself of the notions of city living she now happily creates theatre in the wilds of the Irish countryside.
What better way to distract lift spirits than some jazz hands, a tap number and of course, confetti canons. Recent years have seen some amazing work coming from Irish creators and I thought it was about time we celebrated that.
Over the next few weeks I will be taking a look at some of the best episodes and interviews from Stage Door Live. I am going to direct your attention to Episode 19, and Mad, Bad and Dangerous.
In Hollywood, the Emmys may have had Jimmy Kimmel, but he wasn't a patch on our Fergal D'Arcy who hosted the night with such effortless aplomb and just the right amount of banter. Sir, I salute you.
Six of Gregory's one act plays will be brought to life on September 15th, in the surrounds of Coole Park, with 12 actors and musicians, under the direction of Artistic Director Garry Hynes, and the incomparable Marie Mullen as Lady Gregory herself.