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There will be one recipient of the Marie Mullen Theatre Bursary in 2019. The selected applicant will receive:

  • A minimum 4 week residency with Druid on a company production (autumn 2019)
  • One to one session with Marie Mullen on working in the theatre industry
  • Mentoring opportunities with theatre professionals
  • For directors/dramaturgs: a contract to direct/dramaturg a Druid Debut
  • Opportunity to engage with the Druid Ensemble in relation to a specific project
  • Opportunity to attend FUEL and Druid Academy workshops and events
  • A bursary award of €2,000

Who can Apply 

  • Female artists must apply within the submission window (see below) via an online application only
  • Applicants must provide two references from an industry professional familiar with their work
  • Applicants must include a CV outlining recent work
  • Applicants must currently reside on the island of Ireland
  • Applicants must be free to take up a placement during August – September 2019


How To Apply

  • Applications will be accepted from noon (GMT) 9th May until noon (GMT) 6th June 2019
  • Applications will be acknowledged by email
  • Incomplete or late applications will not be considered

Selection Process

A selection panel of industry professionals will determine a shortlist of applicants for interviews.

Interviews will take place between 24th and 29th of June 2019. The selected applicant will be notified by 18th  July 2019.

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