Theatre of the Oppressed course

FETAC Level 5 Theatre of the Oppressed course

ALâ completed the FETAC Level 5 Theatre of the Oppressed course which ran one to two weekends per month from October 2011 to February 2012.

Tutors included Julian Boal, son of Augusto Boal, Adrian Jackson, translator of all of Boal’s works and Director of London’s Cardboard Citizens, Gavin Crichton, Director of Edinburgh’s Active Inquiry, Annette Tierney,  Theatre facilitator, and theatre performance lecturer Sarah O’Toole.

Of 32 (Arts and Community workers) who started 30 completed the course with 27 graduating. Participant funded with NUIG Societies providing venues and City of Galway VEC providing FETAC certification with performances at end of course to audience of approximately 70 in Cube, NUIG. Participants have gone on to facilitate courses with other organisations throughout Ireland.