First Cut! Youth Film Festival 2024 Filmmaking Through Irish Competition

Date: Tuesday 23/1/24

First Cut! Youth Film Festival are delighted to announce the return of this innovative filmmaking through Irish programme Athrú Amháin thanks to the support of The Arts Council and Cork County Council.This competition is an initiative for young people to make films in the Irish language that tackle the urgent topic of climate change and create…

Robin Hood Parody (Casting Call)

Date: Tuesday 23/1/24

Hello all, passing on a casting call from an ex-DYTer. See below: Paid work for Seachtain na Gaeilge schools tour though Feb – March (Panto-style parody of Robin Hood) – All genders welcome to apply – Must organise own transport – Fluent Irish is not essential – Must be comfortable singing – Preferably over 16…

Casting Call – Fran the Man (Male aged 18-25)

Date: Friday 19/1/24

Amy Rowan casting are working with Stephen Bradley on his upcoming feature film ‘Fran The Man’, a mockumentary about football (soccer) based on the 2009 series of the same name. Collie McCarthy of Forty Foot pictures is the producer. Shooting in Dublin from March 4th – 29th. Production details below. They are looking for 3 young…

Casting Call – Sherlock and Daughter (The CW) (Male aged 14-16)

Date: Friday 19/1/24

Louise Kiely Casting are now looking at some of the MINOR (young people) roles in SHERLOCK AND DAUGHTER, which shall be directed by Bryn Higgins for The CW in North America. Character brief is below. Please email on an acting CV and a headshot to elise4louisekielycasting@gmail.com along with your age and date of birth, and…

Youth Democracy Festival Dublin

Date: Friday 19/1/24

February 13 @ 10:30 am – 4:00 pm Do you want to shape society, your future, democracy and the future of Europe? Does Democracy depend on YOUth? Share your ideas and be part of the Youth Democracy Festival happening throughout Europe as part of the Mobilise Europe = Engaging Together (MEET) project – this festival is…

‘Echo’ at Smock Alley Theatre – DYT Discount!

Date: Thursday 18/1/24

The team working on ‘Echo’ at Smock Alley Theatre are very kindly offering discounted tickets to DYT members! ‘Echo’ by Dominic O’Brien | 23rd-27th January 8pm. Matinee 3pm. Echo begins as a gig and then becomes something else. Something stranger. It’s about Ronan, a musician on tour in the UK. He’s the opening act for a much bigger…

Debut One Act Festival 2024 – Auditions and Creative Team Callout!

Date: Thursday 18/1/24

Our annual Debut One Act Festival returns in March!  The DOAFs (Debut One Act Festival) are your chance to have your performance debut at DYT. There will be three short plays produced, and the application process is quite simple: If you’ve never performed in a DYT production before – you’re in! PLEASE TAKE NOTE OF…

UCD Ad Astra Performing Arts – DEADLINE: 31st January 2024

Date: Thursday 18/1/24

UCD Ad Astra Performing Arts Scholars The UCD Ad Astra Performing Arts programme offers opportunities to students who excel in theatre performance (actor, playwright, director, designer etc.)/classical music and wish to develop their performance talents while pursuing a degree in UCD. At any one time, there are 20 Performing Arts Scholars in the programme with…

Workshop with Davey Kelleher – Saturday 20th January

Date: Wednesday 17/1/24

This week’s workshop will be led by DYT’s Artistic Director: Davey Kelleher . The workshop will take place on Saturday 20th January, 11am-1pm, in the DYT Studio, Montague Lane. Stagecraft and Character This week’s workshop will be focusing on stagecraft, physicality on stage, character development and dramatic interpretation. Click here to sign up for Davey’s…

Workshop with Philip Naudé and Eva Scanlan – Saturday 13th January

Date: Tuesday 9/1/24

This week’s workshop will be with Philip Naudé and Eva Scanlan, co-producers of The 24 Hour Plays: Dublin. The workshop will take place on Saturday 13th January, (at the slightly later time of) 11:30am-1:30pm, in the DYT Studio, Montague Lane The workshop will look at the following: The 24 Hour Plays as a microcosm of…