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1st May 2021
to 1st Nov 2021

Age Range
13 - 17

Four Rivers

Four Rivers is a new theatre initiative for the South East, headed up by Director Ben Barnes and Producer John O Connell. Working in association with Theatre Royal Waterford, Four Rivers is committed to producing professional theatre in and for the South East of the country (Wexford, Kilkenny, Carlow and Waterford).

As a mainstay of its 2021 inaugural programme, Four Rivers Theatre Company will offer integrated mentorships on its productions to emerging artists and theatre practitioners in the region; or to community-based / amateur artists seeking to transition to full-time work in theatre or the arts.

Positions on offer include:

  • Assistant Director
  • Assistant to the Lighting Designer
  • Production Assistant
  • Assistant to the Stage Manager
  • Assistant Director
In addition to these mentored placements, Four Rivers will host a short series of online Q and As with selected actors / creative team aimed at emerging artists / community artists in the region.

This series will also feature Q and As with the Four Rivers producer, John O Connell and director Ben Barnes and will be hosted by the Director of the Watergate Theatre, Joanna Cunningham.

Please note that the details of events listed above are provided by the relevant Local Authorities.

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