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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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2017 Fancy Dress: “Famous Faces Clowning Around”

This year, for the Gormanston Drama Summer School fancy dress night theme, we want people to dress up as someone that really gives them that sinking feeling, makes you feel a little less jolly, someone that needs to smile a bit more or someone that can convince you that the world is gone stone mad. Dress up as at that person and add some clown makeup and accessories and push the level of crazy in ...
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