DLI Summer School 2019 - there is still time to join us !!

2nd Jul 2019

Summer School Director, Willie O'Brien, welcomes late enquiries about DLI Summer School 2019! There could be a place available on your chosen course, following a cancellation - get in touch to find out!

087 2326259 willie.obrien@gmail.com

University of Limerick

Saturday July 27 - Saturday 3 August 2019

This is the 54th DLI Summer School and we return again to the beautiful and peaceful campus of the University of Limerick, situated five miles from Limerick City in a spectacular park on the banks of the River Shannon. The campus is ideally situated for bus and rail travel connections within Ireland and Shannon Airport is only a short distance a

Living accommodation is provided in attractive village-style 5/6 bedroom apartments, each with ensuite facilities. All apartments have a comfortable living-room/fully fitted kitchen. There will be a full social programme for the week centred in The Stables where everyone can meet and mingle each evening.

Summer School 2019

Our new Summer School team of Willie O'Brien, Ollie Kenny, Mary J Egan, Christine O'Brien and Elaine McLoughlin are looking forward to welcoming old and new participants to Limerick.

We are offering the usual wide range of courses, catering for all levels of experience in acting and directing, as well as a class in Set Design, led by tutor Maree Kearns.

Fees remain at 2018 rates:

Residential: DLI Members €450 Non-members €530

Non-Residential: DLI Members €250 Non-members €295

Enquiries to Willie O'Brien 087 2326259 summerschool@dli.ie

Course A

Kevin O'Connor

A Safety Net and a Beanbag

Acting for Beginners

Course B

Aaron Monaghan

Approaches to Directing

Course for those new to directing, or for those with some some directing experience who wish to expand their skills.

Course C

Geoff O'Keeffe

Creating with Courage : An Actor's Workshop

Course for actors with experience who wish to challenge themselves further...

Course D

Maree Kearns

How to Make a Scene

Set Design

Course E

Peter McAllister

Scenes from Chekhov's Plays

For advanced actors..

Course F

Conall Morrison

The Art and Craft of Directing

For directors and actor-directors

Course G

Louise Lowe

The Play is Not the Thing

This course is for those who are interested in devising and using the devising process to script and create brand new work. Participants need some experience and an adventurous spirit!

For further details on all courses, go to THEATRE TRAINING/DLI SUMMER SCHOOL page