Monthly Archives: July 2017

Incremental success

Miz Melly/ July 26, 2017/ Uncategorized/ 0 comments

    If you’ve ever come across the Enneagram, you’ll know what I mean when I say that I’m a textbook Three. If you’ve not, then go google it and then come back. It’s ok, I’ll wait. Here, let me save you some time and give you a link. Go ahead. (boils kettle, makes a cup of tea, snarfs a

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Recap – Lian Bell

Miz Melly/ July 19, 2017/ Uncategorized/ 0 comments

It should not be underestimated just how valuable the impact this amazing woman has had on Irish theatre in the past two years. Lian is the one who called bullshit on the glaring omission of women playwrights and directors in the Abbey Theatre’s 2016 programme. Waking the Feminists has given the cultural arena in Ireland a good old much needed shake up.

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Recap – Róisín O’Farrell

Miz Melly/ July 12, 2017/ Uncategorized/ 0 comments

Róisín’s on a roll. Not content with just being an awesome and successful painter, she’s recently really developed the teaching aspect to her work. Not only teaching practical workshops for developing artists, she does a great course on the practical aspects of making a living as an artist. (I can say from first hand experience that it’s a terrific course!)

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Recap – Charlotte Darbyshire

Miz Melly/ July 5, 2017/ Uncategorized/ 0 comments

Since speaking to Charlotte nearly 18 months ago, things have just gone from good to better. Her film The Lily The Rose won the festival prize at the Light Moves Festival in Limerick, Ireland in the autumn last year and she’s just been appointed co – Artistic Director of Candoco Dance Company in the UK. My chat with Charlotte was at the

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