Archive for April, 2012
Thursday, April 10th, 2014
Salthill Rotary has picked us as April’s charity for the small change BIG IMPACT donation point located on the prom at the famous Kick-the-wall spot at Blackrock. The Salthill Rotary Club has been actively engaged in projects for the benefit of the local community since 1986.
We’re thrilled that we’ve been chosen as [...]
Wednesday, February 26th, 2014
We’re proud to announce that we have won an AONTAS STAR Award for the Connaught region, giving accolade in recognition of our ‘outstanding work in providing high quality education and training opportunities for people with intellectual disabilities’.
Director Petal Pilley said ‘Winning the AONTAS STAR Award is a fantastic recognition of the work achieved in our [...]
Monday, February 10th, 2014
BLUE TEAPOT ON RTE ONE, Monday 17th February at 9.35pm
Must see television for all supporters of Blue Teapot – Somebody To Love is a new documentary by Wildfire Films which will be shown on RTE One next Monday 17th February at 9.35pm.
Featuring the cast of Sanctuary and following the show’s two leads Kieran Coppinger & [...]
Tuesday, January 21st, 2014
For the third consecutive year, Blue Teapot has been shortlisted for an AONTAS STAR Award. The STAR Awards (Showcasing Teamwork, Awarding Recognition) are an awards initiative coordinated by AONTAS as part of the annual Adult Learners’ Festival to acknowledge the fantastic work undertaken by adult learning projects throughout Ireland.
The awards celebrate the positive contribution [...]
Tuesday, November 12th, 2013
We’re delighted to announce that Blue Teapot has won the Arts and Culture Award at the 2013 Galway County Mayor’s Awards. The ceremony took place last Tuesday 19th November at the Claregalway Hotel and was attended by a wide social & geographic spectrum of voluntary, community & private sector organisations. The Awards acknowledges outstanding individuals [...]
Monday, November 4th, 2013
2013 has been a milestone year, the highlights being undoubtedly Sanctuary in the Galway Arts Festival and Dublin Fringe Festival together with the 100% successful graduates from the Performing Arts School and the joyous occasion of Bealtaine May Day at Kilcornan.
2013 was also the year of award nominations galore, culminating in us being a winning [...]
Thursday, September 5th, 2013
We have been shortlisted for this year’s Coca-Cola Thank You Fund, a nationwide initiative that gives not-for-profit, voluntary and charitable organisations the opportunity to promote activity and healthy lifestyle programmes within their communities. A total prize fund of €125K is being made available to innovative projects that impact on the quality of life of participants.
Tuesday, September 3rd, 2013
We are proud to announce that Blue Teapot Theatre Company with Brothers of Charity Services Galway and Ability West has been shortlisted for the Best Long Term Partnership for the Allianz Business to Arts Awards this year.
On September 10th Minister for Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht Jimmy Deenihan TD will present the awards and announce [...]
Tuesday, July 30th, 2013
For the first time, Blue Teapot Theatre Company has been selected as one of the theatre offerings in the Dublin Fringe Festival this September with their production of Sanctuary by Christian O’Reilly. The production tackles the subjects of relationships, sexuality and disability.
Of their inclusion into this year’s Dublin Fringe Festival, Blue Teapot Creative Director Petal [...]
Friday, July 5th, 2013
Our director and lead actors were on The John Murray Show with Miriam this morning on Radio One.
Promoting Sanctuary in the Galway Arts Festival and Dublin Fringe Festival.
Well done Kieran, Charlene and Petal. Time to get your tickets