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February 20, 2017

February has been a month of exciting news and unexpected opportunities.  It began in the hothouse intensive environment of the PUSH Lab in Edinburgh in the company of artists from 5 different European countries, exploring gender and sexual identity in theatre for youn...

January 20, 2017

Delighted to be working on Brighton-based Touched Theatre's new show for 2017, TWINKLE TWINKLE.  An interactive adventure in melody, puppetry, colour and light for young audiences aged 18months - 3years. Thanks to support from Arts Council England and Brighton & Hove C...

November 28, 2016

Having recently relocated to Bray in County Wicklow, I'm delighted to have been successful in my first application to the Wicklow Strategic Arts Project Fund; and so in 2017 I'll be taking my mantra of 'arts at the heart from the very start' into three different early...

November 1, 2016

 I've just heard that I'm one of the two Irish artists selected to be part of a team of 14 artists from 5 different countries on the PUSH residency project. An EU project set up by The Ark, Ireland, Imaginate Scotland and partner organisations in Denmark, Belgium and N...

October 7, 2016

 It's autumn so it's back to Glasgow for the second development week of FOUR GO WILD IN WELLIES - a new dance theatre show I'm making for inclusive dance company Indy4, along with composer David Goodall, choreographer Stevie Prickett and designer Brian Hartley.  N...

September 6, 2016

Delighted to have been invited to collaborate on the first International Festival of Childhood that's happening in Bath next year working with 5x5x5 Creativity and the Save Childhood Movement.  Next week I'm heading over to lovely Bath on the red eye from Dublin for th...

August 15, 2016

I've always wanted to go to the Just So Festival.  And wanted to work with them even more.  So I wrote and told them that.  And told them about  BabyDay and all of the other stuff I've been up to over the past few years.  And they invited me to come alon...

August 2, 2016

If it wasn't enough of a joyful privilege to get to revisit the first show that I made for audiences with PMLD (Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties) for Replay and a real honour to have it selected as one of just a handful of shows from the UK and Ireland for O...

July 14, 2016

This extraordinary sonic installation that I had the privilege of being part of the team for over the past 5 years is heading to Dublin!  After a tour of Northern Ireland and a sell-out run at Battersea Arts Centre as part of their A Nation's Theatre season, it's headi...

July 10, 2016

Just back from an amazing week at ASSITEJ, the world congress and festival of theatre for children and young people.  This year's festival was hosted by the UK and Ireland in Birmingham and BLISS - the first show I created for audiences with PMLD for Replay - was selec...

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