Púca Puppets posted an update 11 months ago
Return Of Spring in association with Ceol Connected and Bloom ’n’ Buzz with Carol Walsh Theatre Clown were developed this year thanks to residencies from Dún Laoghaire Rathdown County Council. Ballyogan Family Resource Centre and The Grainstore. This year Bloom ’n’ Buzz will feature at The Five Lamps Festival Dublin, on 9th March and Hullabaloo in Offaly in October. Preparations have begun for full tours of Return of Spring in Jan / Feb and Bloom ’n’ Buzz March / April 2019.
Pop Up Picnic for Helium Arts In Health and Jack and Jill Foundation toured Kildare and Tipperary this year with musician Thomas Johnston, Director Joanna Williams. For IMRAM Irish Language Literature Festival was created Scáthanna Ó Phrág shadow puppetry with musician Seán Mac Erlaine and Kafka translations by Dáithí Ó Muirí. Viking Storyteller shows continued to tour and included Christmas at Farmleigh.
Workshops and Residencies included Gaelscoil Shliabh Rua, Scoil Chiaráin, Dalkey School Project, Muckross Park College, for children and young people. And for adults The Five Lamps Festival, Marino Institute of Education and for families, Epilepsy Ireland. Short film Béirin Beag Buí Dingle International Film Festival’s Físín Award Winner 2014, has continued to tour with framing performance and workshop programme and BBC renewed its online broadcast in UK only contract for another year.