Archive for April, 2012
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
Tuesday, June 4th, 2013
For the first time, Blue Teapot Theatre Company has been selected as one of the theatre offerings in the Galway Arts Festival this summer 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 Galway Arts Festival, Blue Teapot Creative Director Petal [...]
Tuesday, May 21st, 2013
A warm heartfelt thank you goes out to the Galway Lions Club for their generous donation of a 42″ LED flatscreen TV for our workshop room.
Pictured are Tony Kavanagh (Lions Club President) and Brendan McDermott (Lions member/Ulster Bank) with the Teapots.
We are very lucky to have your continued support over the [...]
Thursday, April 25th, 2013
May belongs to the Bealtaine Festival; and what better a way to celebrate than a tea party with the Teapots.
This year the festival celebrates creativity in older age with Galway County Council and Galway City Council (as part of their age-friendly cultural programme) promoting the festival.
To launch Bealtaine, Blue Teapot Theatre Company are hosting ‘A [...]
Tuesday, April 9th, 2013
Tim Wheeler, Artistic Director from Mind the Gap is visiting Blue Teapot today to meet with our Director Petal Pilley and get a look at what happens behind the blue closed doors at Blue Teapot. Mind the Gap started 23 years ago. They have become one of the UK’s leading disability-related theatre companies. Based in [...]