Stage Door Live
TheatreMaker.ie produces Stage Door Live. A live, weekly webcast featuring Irish theatre news, hot topics, and artist features. Stage Door Live airs on YouTube, Facebook and Twitter at 7PM IST on Wednesdays.
In Episode 23 of Stage Door Live we dive into Backstage Burnout, Irish Street Arts, and an adaptation from the Stage to Film. Featuring: Lisa Mahony, Grace Halton, Lucy Medlycott, Maya McNair, Luke Shanahan, Ciaran O'Reilly, and Muireann Ni Raghallaigh.
We discuss Ireland, a country of culture, the successes and failures of Culture Night, the goals of EPIC, and Bird Boy. Featuring: Aimée Van Wylick, Ray Yeates, Liam Fitzgerald, Emma Martin, Kevin Coquelard, Nora Hickey M'Sichili, Muireann Kelly, and Eanna Grogan.
Episode 21 has a lot of theatre artists talking about work! And we love that! Featuring: Maïa Nunes, Karen Miano, Andy Field, Eva O'Connor, Luke Murphy, Matthew Bratko, and Aoife Honohan.
We continue our Dublin Fringe Festival 2020 focus, but first discuss the NCFA's progress with the government and arts council. Featuring: Aideen Howard, Dylan Coburn Gray, Dan Colley, Fionnuala Gygax, Timothy O'Mahony, Orla Graham, Kirby Thompson, and Witt Tarantino.
We set our focus on the Dublin Fringe Festival which reinvented itself in 2020. Featuring: Ruth McGowan, Luke Casserly, Shanna May Breen, Dr. Miriam Haughton, Emma O'Grady, Oisin Robbins and Martha Breen.
Educators, directors and actors are brought together for a conversation on the growing need and opportunities for actor training in Ireland. Featuring: Amy Rowan, Dr. Bernadette Cronin, Jane Moriarty, Karen McCartney, Grace Collender, Ella Lily Hyland, Dr. Charlotte McIver, Terese Rooney and Frank Blake.
An in-depth discussion on the realities of funding and demystifying the process of getting funding for your theatre projects. Featuring: John O'Brien, Andrew Hetherington, Maura O'Keeffe, Annie Ryan, Aisling O'Mara, Jane Daly and Gillian Buckle.
In theatre, we are sometimes taught that the final product is more important than our own wellbeing, but the Covid-19 Pandemic has brought wellness to the forefront of reopening. Featuring: Mary Moynihan, Rory Fitzgerald, Helena Walsh, Nessa Matthews, Aoife Spillane-Hinks, John Olohan, Michaela Wohlgemuth, Gerrard Martin and Jed Murray.
Though not always given the same credit as traditional drama, Musical Theatre has been booming in Ireland and Audiences flock to it. We take a look. Featuring: Kate Gilmore, Tom Moran, Bryan Burroughs, Fiona Browne, Brian Gilligan, Simon Delaney, Conor Mitchell, Benedict Esdale, William Dunleavy, and Amy O'Dwyer.
Introducing children to theatre at a young age not only supports the sector, but also builds a socially aware electorate. We discuss. Featuring: Aisling O'Gorman, Mary-Lou McCarthy, Jennifer Ahern, Ursula McGinn, Chantal McCormick, Niamh Lawlor, and Manus Halligan.