Loughlin Deegan talks about the Ulster Bank Dublin Theatre Festival
I met Loughlin Deegan, outgoing artistic director of the Ulster Bank Dublin Theatre Festival yesterday for a run through some of the programme. Here’s what he had to say.
Loughlin is someone I respect, like and have a lot of time for. He’s obviously done some great work with the Theatre Festival over the past five years, as evidenced by the sincere gratitude and appreciation shown to him by sponsors, fans and supporters of the Festival at the launch event in the RHA last night.
Peter Crowley from the Festival Board introduced the Festival:
John McGrane from Ulster Bank spoke about their sponsorship
Loughlin made his speech – here’s most of it:
and then Jimmy Deenihan TD, Minister for Minister of Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht launches the 2011 Ulster Bank Dublin Theatre Festival
You’ll find the Ulster Bank Dublin Theatre festival online: