Design & Destroy: An Exploration of Irish Design through the Medium of Virtual Reality

Design & Destroy PQ2019 Featured Productions

The World Goes Round
The MAC Luminaire Club

The MAC, Belfast &  Blunt Fringe

Director Rachel Logan Fee
Supervising Director Stephen Whitson
Musical Director Mark McGrath
Choreographer Sarah Johnston
Lighting and Set Designer Ciaran Bagnall
Costume Designer Roisin McNamee
Sound Designer Ian Jordan
Arrangements Nick Boyle
Stage Manager Martin McDowell
Sound Technician Catherine Grealis

Piano Mark McGrath
Percussion Matt Weir
Flute Cormac McCool
Double Bass Michael Currie, Thomas Alford
Clarinet & Sax: Gillian McCutcheon


Prime Cut Productions & Oona Doherty

Choreographer/Performer Oona Doherty
Composer/Sound Design David Holmes
Set & Lighting Design Ciaran Bagnall
Associate Lighting Designer Sarah Gordon
Performers Ajendance Dance Company, Sam Finnegan, Ryan O’Neill, Bryan Quinn, John Scott
Film & Photography Luca Truffarelli
Projections Jack Phelan
Production Manager Siobhan Barbour
Stage Manager Gina Donnelly
Producers Una Nic Eoin, Stephen Coulter

Photography Luca Truffarelli

Writer John Logan
Director Emma Jordan
Set and Lighting Designer Ciaran Bagnall
Sound Designer – Carl Kennedy
Design Designer – Enda Kenny
Movement Director – Dylan Quinn
Cast Patrick O’Kane, Thomas Finnegan
Assistant Director Rhiann Jeffrey
Production Manager Siobhan Barbour
Producer Una Nic Eoin

The Tales of Hoffmann

Irish National Opera

Conductor Andrew Synnott
Director Tom Creed
Set and Costume Designer Katie Davenport
Lighting Designer Sinéad McKenna
Assistant Director & Movement Director Paula O’Reilly

Hoffmann Julian Hubbard
Olympia / Antonia / Giulietta / Stella Claudia Boyle
Nicklausse Gemma Ní Bhriain
Lindorf / Coppélius / Miracle / Dappertutto John Molloy
Andrès / Cochenille / Franz / Pitichinaccio Andrew Gavin
Crespel Brendan Collins
The Voice Carolyn Holt
Spalanzani Fearghal Curtis
Schlemihl Kevin Neville
Nathanaël Peter O’Reilly
Hermann Cormac Lawlor
Luther Robert McAllister

Photography Patrick Redmond


Choreographer Liz Roche
Performers Henry Montes, Glòria Ros Abellana, Miguel Do Vale, Marc Stevenson, Liv O’Donoghue, Katherine O’Malley
Music composition and performance Ray Harman, Mary Barnecutt, Doug Sheridan
Costume Designer Catherine Fay

Photography Luca Truffarelli

Orfeo ed Euridice

Irish National Opera and United Fall
Produced in association with The Galway International Arts Festival and Irish Baroque Orchestra

Conductor Peter Whelan
Director Emma Martin
Assistant Director Emmanuel Obeya
Set Designer Sabine Dargent
Costume Designer Catherine Fay
Lighting Designer Stephen Dodd

Orfeo Sharon Carty
Euridice Sarah Power
Amore Emma Nash

Soprano Emma Nash
Mezzo Soprano Dominica Williams
Tenor Fearghal Curtis
Bass Matthew Mannion

United Fall Dancers Robyn Byrne, Stephanie Dufresne, Javier Ferrer, Sophia Preidel

Photography Patrick Redmond

Choreography and concept Liz Roche
Set Designer Paul Wills 
Lighting Designer Lee Curran 
Music Composition Ray Harman  
Costume Designer Catherine Fay 
Musicians Zoe Conway Ireland), John McIntyre Ireland), Bryan O’Connell (Ireland) 
Performers Henry Montes, Helene Cathala, Katherine O’Malley, Sarah Cerneaux, Marc Stevenson, Liz Roche, Liv O’Donoghue, Alexandre Iseli 

Photography Luca Truffarelli

Conductor Christian Curnyn
Director Patrick Mason
Set & Lighting Designer Paul Keogan
Costume Designer Catherine Fay

Human Frailty/Peisander Eoin Conway
Time Antinous Brendan Collins
Fortune Juno Rachel Goode
Love Minerva Emma Morwood
Jove/Amphinous Andrew Boushell
Neptune Alan Ewing
Ulysses Gyula Nagy
Penelope Raphaela Mangan
Telemachus Andrew Gavin
Eurymachus Peter Harris
Eumaeus Rory Musgrave
Euryclea Bríd Ní Ghruagáin
Irus Ross Scanlon
Melantho Margaret Bridge

Photography © Marshall Light Studio


Creator/Director/Co-Composer Peter Power
Co-Composer Michael Gallen
Dancer/Choreographer Stephanie Dufresne
Contemporary Choral Ensemble Tonnta led by Robbie Blake
Writer Sara Baume
Designers Sarah Jane Shiels, David Mathúna and Izabelle Balikoeva
Producers Maura O’Keeffe and Eimear Reilly

Photography Laura Sheeran


Project Arts Centre, Dublin

Writter Emmet Kirwan
Director Phillip McMahon
Performers Emmet Kirwan and Ian Lloyd Anderson
Lighting Designer Sarah Jane Shiels
Sound Designer Ivan Birthistle
Produced by Cian O’Brien & Claire O’Neill for Project Arts Centre, Dublin

Photography Ros Kavanagh

This work was developed as part of Show in a Bag (2014), an artist development initiative of Dublin Fringe Festival, Fishamble: The New Play Company and Irish Theatre Institute.


Terra Nova Productions

Creative Producer/Director Andrea Montgomery
Creative Producer/Associate Director (Masque & Storm) Tom Finlay
Composer/ Musical Director Nick Boyle
Sound Designer Augustine Leudar
Choreographer/ Movement Director Gary Rowntree
Choreographer/ Movement Director Bridget Madden
Lighting Designer Conleth White
Set and Costume Designer Niall Rea
Costume Design Ciana Mc Donald
Choir Master Keith Acheson

Prospero James Doran
Ariel Patrick McBrearty
Caliban Gary Crossan
Miranda Debra Hill
Prince Ferdinand Parys Jordon
Queen Alonsa Nicola Gardner
Antonia Jo Donnelly
Gonzala Moninne Dargan
Sebastian Ashley Alymann
Trinculo Robert Kane
Stephana Nuala McKeever

Production Manager Ashley Smyth
Stage Manager Cassie Gallagher
Assistant Stage Managers Seana Green, Monica McNally, Sarah Robb, Aaron Cathcart, Bridget Madden
Sound Operator Conor Ó Gallachóir
Set Design Consultant T13 Liam Lynch
Set Building Paul McCrory, Joey Lynch, Dennis Lynn, Tony Strain
Costume Assistant Roision McName
Costume Assistant & Maker Grace Awo-abosi

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