News Archives: February, 2010


Posted on 1 February 2010 in Productions Rehearsals have started for Everything Between Us a new play by David Ireland which will open in Philadelphia, on the 11th of March in a co- production with Solas Nua. The play is directed by Washington DC based Director Kathleen Akerley. To find out more about the Production and the US tour follow this link Alongside this The Sign of The Whale by Jimmy McAleavey is directed by Michael Duke and opens in the Baby Grand, Belfast on the 12th of March. To find out more about the play and the schedule follow this link.

Fireworks Writers to write for BBC Blast

Posted on 1 February 2010 in Dramaturgy Three young writers who went through The Fireworks Young Writers Programme at Tinderbox in the past two years will be writing a new online drama for young people with BBC Blast. Michael Shannon, Samantha Heaney and Leo McGann will be writing 2 episodes each for the new pilot series which will be performed by young actors from the Tinderbox Revolutions project and broadcast online later in the spring. Click on the post for the full story