|DLI NEWSLETTER NOVEMBER 2019|
|ADCI/DLI ONE ACT CIRCUIT 2019|
Three weekends down, and two to go on the 2019 One Act Circuit! 11 groups will qualify for the Finals in Rossmore - 6 Open & 5 Confined. Congratulations to The Moat Club, Kilmeen DG & Corn Mill TG who have already qualified for the Open slots in Rossmore, and to Model Box Productions & New Ross Drama Workshop in the Confined section. So, three places left in the Open, and three in the Confined - keep a close eye on the league tables on www.adci.ie this weekend and next to see who will join them!
If you want to attend one of the remaining festivals, Ballymahon, Carrigallen, Doonbeg, Gorey and Kiltimagh are on between 13th & 18th November, while Coolgreany, Manorhamilton & Tubbercurry run between 21st & 24th. Details on the Festivals page www.dli.ie. & nightly programmes on www.adci.ie
|DLI REGIONAL WORKSHOP IN FERMOY|
DLI members, board members Anne Mekitarian & Eugene O'Sullivan after a successful one day regional workshop with tutor Thomas Conway (Lir Academy & Druid Theatre) in Fermoy on 26 October.
There will be further regional workshops in 2020 - watch out for news of them (and much more in 2020!) on www.dli.ie
Photo Matthew Higgins
|DLI was happy to be invited to the launch of Freshly Brewed Volume Two in Bewleys Cafe Theatre last week. This edition contains seven one act plays, all available for amateur performance:|
Fred and Alice by John Sheehy (M1 F1)
The Importance of Being Honest by Billie Traynor (M1 F2)
The Quiet Land by Malachy McKenna (M2)
Cirque des Reves by Katie McCann (M2 F2 multiple roles)
All Honey by Ciara Elizabeth Smyth (M2 F3)
Normal by Caitriona Daly (F2)
Wringer by Stewart Roche (M1 F2)
(Freshly Brewed Volume 1 also available from library.)
The following new work is also available on loan from the library (amateur rights not yet available):
The Beacon (staged during 2019 Theatre Festival) and Two Ladies, both by Nancy Harris
The Alternative by Michael Patrick and Oisin Kearney (Dublin Theatre Festival)
Blood Wedding by Lorca, in a new version by Marina Carr.
Other new plays have been ordered for our collection and will be added to our online catalogue www.dli.ie.
Our library service is ever popular with members. In order to ensure that plays are kept in circulation for all, we would appreciate if those of you with overdue loans would return the scripts to us before the end of 2019. Thanks!!
|Johnnie's Britches by PG O'Dea Banogue DG in Parish Hall, Banogue, Co Limerick|
14th - 17th & 21st -24th November Michael Meade 087 9234680
Loophole by John McManus Acorn Players dlr Mill Theatre, Dublin
16th November www.milltheatre.ie
Sharon's Grave by John B Keane Glen Theatre Banteer in Glanmire Community Centre
22nd November Denise O'Keeffe 086 1025525
Lucy in the Sky by Tony Layton & Wanda's Visit by Christopher Durang Ennis Players Supper Theatre in Old Ground Hotel.
25th - 28th November. Tickets www.glor.ie
Wanted - One Body ! by Charles R Dyer Windmill Players in Dromore West Community Centre, Co Sligo
29th, 30th November, 1st December. Margaret Judge 086 0679275
Wednesday 13th - Saturday 16th
|LAST WEEK IN NOVEMBER......|