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Theatre Night 2018 – An Ordinary Man by John McDwyer

Funny and heart-breaking in equal measure; An Ordinary Man takes us on the life journey of a simple sawyer through births, deaths and marriages with a bit of football and ballroom dancing thrown in just for craic until, ultimately, we realise that while there may be an ordinary man, there is no such thing as an ordinary life. Be prepared to laugh, prepared to cry and be prepared ...
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StageWorks attendees visit Athlone

StageWorks Annual Drama Summer School visit new home in Athlone
Last weekend, some regulars to Gormanston over the last number of years were invited to attend AIT (Athlone Institute of Technology) to view some of the facilities which we have chosen for StageWorks 2018. We were asking them to give their feedback on how they see StageWorks 2018 settling into its new home in August. On the day we viewed two areas of this modern campus. Both locations were very...
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Shane Farrell nominated for AIMS Best Musical Director

The 2017 AIMS Awards (Association of Irish Musical Societies) take place this weekend, and we are delighted to announce that one of our 2017 Tutors has been nominated for a prestigious award. Congratulations to Shane Farrell on his 'Best Musical Director' Nomination for the production of Sweeney Todd by Bravo Theatre Group (Loughrea, Galway). The show is nominated in the Sull...
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