Teaching and Directing in a training context includes:
Donnacadh has directed three final year productions: From Both Hips, Mercury Fur and Philistines.
Donnacadh has taught rehearsal exercises with the BA Acting 2nd yr on The Three Sisters and with the MA Acting on Lungs by Duncan Macmillan. For the final year, he directed Blue Stockings and The Tempest. He also teaches regularly on the MA Directing.
Donnacadh recently worked with the BA 2nd year along side Jon Brittain, developing a new play called Lads, which he then directed with the final year students. For many years he has enjoyed teaching on LAMDA’s Foundation course, favourite projects include: As You Like It, Revolt She Said. Revolt Again., Philistines, The Three Sisters and The Seagull as well as a devised graduation show.
Donnacadh has mentored for a number of years on the MA and MFA Playwriting.
Royal Birmingham Conservatory
Donnacadh has directed for the final year, as well as having a great experience directing Time and the Conways with the BA Acting 2nd year.
Donnacadh has taught on the BA Directing, as well as taking DC students as Assistant Director on productions.
Donnacadh directed a rehearsal exercise on Twelfth Night with the 2nd year, one of his first drama school jobs.
Donnacadh’s first Drama school job, was teaching a rehearsal exercise on the MA Acting on Chekhov’s The Seagull.
The Actors Centre
Donnacadh has run various workshops for TAC, on contemporary and classical text.