19th International Theatre Exchange

Thursday 04 Oct 2012
9.15am - 5pm
Wood Quay Venue, Dublin City Council Civic Offices, Dublin 8

The following is a schedule of events for the 19th Annual International Theatre Exchange.

Thursday 4th Oct 2012
Wood Quay Venue & Project Arts Centre

9.30am: Registration & Coffee in Wood Quay Venue

10am: Welcome

Siobhán Bourke & Jane Daly, Co-Directors, Irish Theatre Institute.

10.15am: Session I

Ireland's Presidency of the EU - Jan to June 2013 - What can we expect?

Geoffrey Keating, Director, Presidency Planning Unit at Department of the Taoiseach
Ciarán Walsh, EU Presidency Programme Manager, Culture Ireland - Irish arts in Europe Jan - June 2013
Catherine Boothman, EU Presidency Programme Co-ordinator, The Arts Council
Willie White, Artistic Director/CEO, Dublin Theatre Festival - member of EU Culture Programme funded Festivals Network, NXTSTP
Cian O'Brien, Artistic Director, Project Arts Centre/Producers of IETM Plenary, Dublin April 2013

11.15am: Coffee

11.30am: Session II 

Playwright Enda Walsh in conversation with Sara Keating (writer & journalist) 

12.30pm: Move to Project Arts Centre - light lunch provided.

1.00pm: ‘In Development’

Presentation of Bird, an 'in development'opera project by composer/performer Julie Feeney, directed by Mikel Murfi. (Project Arts Centre, East Essex St)

2.15pm: Return to Wood Quay Venue

2.30pm: Meet the Presenters - Session I

A series of pre-arranged face-to-face meetings betweeen Irish and international participants

3.50pm: Coffee

4.00pm: Meet the Presenters - Session II

Ditto above

5.00pm: Ends 

Please note places on Thursday 4th in Wood Quay are limited and are aimed at Irish companies and producers presenting work in the Dublin Theatre Festival programme or for people with previous international touring credentials.

Information on Irish and International participants will be uploaded on a regular basis in advance of the event. 

Wood Quay Venue is located in the Dublin City Council Civic Offices, block 2, ground floor and basement. Click on the following link to view Google Maps showing ITI, Project Arts Center and Wood Quay Venue: