UCC Creative Artists in Residence Series
Semester 1 - Oct 2020 – Jan 2021
UCC Creative is delighted to announce a series of short artist residencies during the first semester, with free workshops open to staff and students at UCC and public presentations. All events online.
We have a stellar line-up of contemporary artists in residence during the first semester. John McCarthy is a gifted playwright, actor and director, and he’ll be offering a playwrighting workshop. Danny O'Mahony is a charismatic traditional musician and his workshop will focus on sharing his vibrant connection to the music of North Kerry. Danielle McLaughlin, an exceptional short story writer, who won both the Windham-Campbell Prize for Fiction and the Sunday Times Audible Short Story Award last year will be leading a workshop on hope and happiness in short fiction. Alan Gilsenan the renowned writer, filmmaker and theatre director will lead a workshop on Truth in documentary and fiction films. Dance Artist and choreographer, Siobhán Ní Dhuinnín, will lead a workshop exploring the textures and gestures of situated space. More info about artists, workshops and how to apply for a place is here.