Makers Masterclass

The Lyric Theatre is delighted to have received funding from the Arts Council for Northern Ireland to facilitate FREE workshops for professional actors, directors and acting graduates in Northern Ireland in 2022.

Conall Morrison

Conall Morrison is a theatre director and playwright. He has directed for the Royal Shakespeare Company, Cameron Mackintosh, the Globe Theatre, English National Opera, Landmark Productions, Irish National Opera, and many leading independent companies. He has directed the premieres of plays by Tom Murphy, Frank McGuinness, Marina Carr, Gary Mitchell. For the Abbey Theatre, he has directed thirty productions. His varied work in 2021 included ‘The Treaty’ by Colin Murphy; ‘Elektra’ for Irish National Opera and Rosaleen Linehan’s ‘Backwards up a Rainbow’ for Landmark Productions. He has directed several plays for the Lyric Theatre, including ‘The Crucible’ which won Best Production and Best Director at the Irish Times Theatre Awards. His own version of ‘Antigone’ toured widely in Ireland, and he subsequently staged it in the Great Hall in Stormont.

Workshop 1: 10.00am – 1.00pm
Workshop 2: 2.00pm – 5.00pm

Tickets: Free

Duration: 3 Hours