Centre for Interdisciplinary Research in Theatre and Performance Practice
DRAMA AND THEATRE STUDIES (UNIVERSITY COLLEGE CORK, IRELAND)
invite you to
PERFORUM : SPRING 2015
Actors and their Processes:
Introduced/chaired by Geraldine O’Neill (Graffiti Theatre Company)
Wednesday 18th February 6:00 pm – 7:45 pm.
Theatre Development Centre, Triskel Christchurch, Tobin Street, Cork.
Perforum events are open to the public and admission is free
Orla Fitzgerald began her acting career with Corcadorca theatre company in Enda Walsh’s play Disco Pigs. Since then she has continued her career in theatre both in Ireland and the UK. In 2014 she was nominated for an Irish Times Theatre Award for best Actress for her role as Clare in Rough Magic’s Digging for Fire. Some of her work in film includes the Palme D’or winning The Wind That Shakes the Barley and in TV The Last Furlong and Pure Mule for RTE and Law and Order UK and Holby City for the BBC. She most recently starred as the female lead in the film The Guarantee.
Perforum is an events series hosted by DTS featuring the work of directors, practitioners, and researchers in the fields of Theatre, Drama and Performance Studies.
Students, staff and interested members of the public and wider theatre community in Cork are invited to engage in reflection and discussion with experts in the field over a glass of wine.
Previous contributors have included: Phelim McDermont, Carol-Ann Upton, Joff Chafer, Melissa Baker, John Calder, Jocelyn Clarke, Aaron Monaghan and Gerald Thomas.
Perforum takes place at the Triskel Development Centre and is co-hosted by resident theatre company Corcadorca.
For further information, visit – http://www.music.ucc.ie/drama/research/perforum/
Dr. Bernadette Cronin, Head of Department, email@example.com
Dr. Marie Kelly, Drama Lecturer/Director of Centre for Interdisciplinary Research in Theatre and Performance Practice, firstname.lastname@example.org
Drama and Theatre Studies, School of Music and Theatre, University College Cork