25 August 2019 The Irish Film & Television Network
Actors
TV
Crew
Digital
Distribution
Education / Training
Equipment
Festivals / Markets
Finance
Legal
Locations Ireland
Post Production
Production
Rep Bodies
JOBS FILMOGRAPHY NEWS WHO'S WHO DIARY GALLERY IFTA
     
Actors
Actors Database
Casting Directors
Casting For Children & Young People
Actors Agents
Casting Space
Actor Training
Actor Dates & Deadlines
What's In Production
Actor Interviews
Who's Who
Actors News
Sign up for Actors Datebase
Free Newsletter
Site Map
IFTN HOME

Irish Film and Television Network

 »

Actors

 »

Actors News



7th Annual Bow Street Graduation Showcase Takes Place at the Light House Cinema
25 Jul 2019 : News Desk
Bow Street
The graduation ceremony took place at the Light House Cinema in Dublin on Wednesday 24th July, with directors, producers, agents, casting directors and industry guests in attendance.

Bow Street’s strong reputation for delivering highly trained screen actors was again evident in the high standard of work on display from the students on the full-time Programme for Screen Acting. Among the many performers was graduate Gemma Long, who recently beat competition from 70 drama schools and Universities across the UK and Ireland to be selected as a finalist for the Spotlight Prize in London. 

Artistic Director Shimmy Marcus took the opportunity to highlight some of the school’s achievements over the year including recent rave reviews for work from previous graduates Niamh Algar and Ann Skelly.

Marcus also took a moment to pay tribute to graduate and past pupil Nika McGuigan who sadly passed away this week following a brief illness, reflecting not only on her obvious talent and work ethic, but her sense of play and fun and generosity of spirit.

Recently, Bow Street have continued to develop and broaden their range of courses and workshops, including multiple collaborations with Screen Skills Ireland. This year also saw the screen acting academy take their training on the road, offering Masterclasses and Workshops in Cork, Galway and London.

Next month they will release three new episodes from their Bow Street Meets web series featuring interviews with Hugo Weaving, Dan Hubbard and Oscar Isaac.

Full details of the new courses and upcoming workshops can be found on the Bow Street website here




BREAKING NEWS
New Belfast-Set Comedy Series ‘My Left Nut’ to Debut on BBC Three
Irish Western Never Grow Old Releases in Irish Cinemas this Friday, August 23rd
Irish-Belgian Co-Production The Other Lamb Selected for 67th San Sebastian Film Festival
Dead Still, Headcases and Dublin Murders Lead the Way for RTÉ's New Season

FEATURES & INTERVIEWS
Aisling Bea’s New Comedy Series ‘This Way Up’ Begins Streaming on Hulu
Damien Molony Talks Brassic Ahead of its Debut on Sky One this Thursday at 10pm
Free Industry Newsletter
Subscribe to IFTN's industry newsletter - it's free and e-mailed directly to your inbox every week.
Click here to sign up.


RELATED NEWS
7th Annual Bow Street Graduation Showcase Takes Place at the Light House Cinema
25 Jul 2019 
IFTN Talks with 'The Limit Of' Star Laurence O'Fuarain
05 Apr 2019 
Bow Street to Host Acting Masterclass with Gerry Grennell
20 Feb 2019 
Shane Collins' Debut Feature Film 'Dub Daze' Set for Dublin Premiere
18 Feb 2019 
EDITOR'S PICK
Dead Still, Headcases and Dublin Murders Lead the Way for RTÉ's New Season
‘Innocent Boy’ Named Winner of Virgin Media Discovers Short Film Competition
Irish Documentarian Pat Collins to World Premiere New Irish Film at TIFF
Northern Irish Film A Bump Along The Way Selected for Toronto Film Festival
CONNECT WITH IFTN
Find us on Facebook
Follow IFTN on Twitter
E-Newsletter Subscribe
Subscribe to RSS Feed




 
 the Website  Directory List  Festivals  Who's Who  Locations  Filmography  News  Crew  Actors
 

Contact Us | Advertise | Copyright | Terms & Conditions | Security & Privacy | RSS Feed | Twitter