Monthly Archives: March 2016

Episode Three

Miz Melly/ March 21, 2016/ Uncategorized/ 0 comments

Episode Three is a conversation between myself and Charlotte Darbyshire and I. Charlotte is also my sister in law, so I feel quite lucky to see the life of a dance artist close up. Charlotte is a British independent dance artist. She works as a choreographer and director of live performance and dance for camera. She is also an experienced performer,

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Episode Two

Miz Melly/ March 15, 2016/ Uncategorized/ 0 comments

Today’s episode is a conversation between myself and the artist Róisín O’Farrell. Róisín is one of Ireland’s most successful and best loved contemporary artists. Her use of colour and texture in her interior scenes give a sense of luxury and comfort but what she’s really interested in is the beauty of imperfection. Róisín is a terrific communicator and her workshops and classes

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Waking the Feminists

Miz Melly/ March 11, 2016/ Uncategorized/ 0 comments

So on Tuesday, my amazing Father-in-Law, looked after my three children so I could make it in to Liberty Hall in Dublin to attend the Waking the Feminists – Spring Forward public meeting. It was good to hear from many leading theatre practitioners how the November Rising was impacting on their policy and practise. We heard from representatives of women

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Episode One

Miz Melly/ March 8, 2016/ Strut, Uncategorized/ 0 comments

  It’s here. International Women’s day is HERE and to celebrate I’m launching the Strut and Bellow podcast. Each episode will be a conversation with a woman who makes something be it theatre, film, fiction, art, food, crafty things and for whom the making is a big part of her life. I’m honoured and delighted that Episode One is with my dear

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