The Gate is delighted to announce that the Gate Lab will host the third Director’s Symposium on November 19th, 20th and 21st
The Symposium has 15 places for Directors who are interested in further developing their craft. Over the three days, participant Directors will enter into conversation, through Q&A and structured sessions, with renowned theatre professionals including Doug Hughes, Andrei Konchalovsky, Mark Rubenstein, Lia Williams and Marina Carr. The aim of the symposium is to offer upcoming Irish directors support, advice and guidance on their work and their career paths.
The Gate Theatre hosted the Directors Synmposium in 2009 and 2011 and some of the speakers have included Conor McPherson, Jeremy Irons, Sinéad Cusack, Penelope Wilton, Declan Donnellan, Owen Roe, Ingrid Craigie, Ciaran Hinds, Alan Stanford, Peter O’Brien and Frank McGuiness.
The cost for participant directors is €150.
To apply please send a cover letter and CV to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The closing date for applications is October 24th 2014.
Previous participants include Tom Creed, Annabelle Comyn, Nick Dunning, Risteard Cooper, Aoife Spillane Hinks and Rachel West.