Update on Cork arts workers meeting

Update on Waterford Arts Workers meeting
29th October 2009
Artists and arts workers meeting called in Limerick 10 November
4th November 2009

A meeting of Cork arts workers took place in the Everyman Palace on Thursday 29 October. There were 90 arts workers in attendance and among other things they agreed to:

  • Schedule a series of meetings with all Cork TDs
  • Spread the word about the NCFA petition

You can contact Julie Kelleher in Meridian Theatre Company on (021) 4276837 for more information.


In attendance:

Everyman Palace Theatre
Pat Talbot
Eimear O’Herlihy
Sarah Dee
Sophie Johnson
Lyn Kenyon

Julie Kelleher
Johnny Hanrahan

Cork Film Festival
Mick Hannigan
Liam Ryan

Cork Choral Festival
Lucy Healy Kelly

Cork Midsummer Festival
Eithne Egan
Jane Twomey

Pat Kiernan
Fin Flynn
Ger O’Riordan

Tig Fili
Maire Bradshaw

Kinsale Arts Week
Mareta Doyle

West Cork Arts Centre
Sue Harrington

Cork Folk Festival
Willie Hammond
Jim Walsh

Glucksman Gallery
Fiona Kearney

Cork Opera House
Gerry Barnes

Firkin Crane
Michelle Whelan
Frank Hickey

Triskel Arts Centre
Tony Sheehan
Mary Rose Murphy

National Sculpture Factory
Mary McCarthy

The Granary Theatre
Tony McCleane Fay

Cork Printmakers
Frances O’Connor

Stage Centre Theatre Company
Marion Wyatt
Tess Maguire Healy

Snatch Comedy
Adrian Scanlan
Marcus Bale

Cork City Council Arts Office
Liz Meaney

Graffiti Theatre Company
Jennifer O’Donnell
Geraldine O’Neill

Cork School of Music
Gerry Kelly

Allin Gray

Other Individuals in attendance
Eoin O hAnnrachain
Danny McCarthy
Margaret O’Sullivan
Kim Sammon
John O’Brien
Norah Norton
Joanne Bohan
Charlotte O’Bryne
Mairin Quill
Laura Daly
Rachel Yoder
Jenny Rogers
Julie O’Leary
Kath Geraghty
Cormac O’Connor
Mary Lou McCarthy
Julie Sharkey
Jon Whitty
Jack Healy
Cormac Costello


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