Episode 35: Eleanor Methven

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Thursday 5 July 2012

An icon of Irish theatre and one of the most important voices to come out of the six counties, Eleanor Methven is one of our true leading ladies. Here she discusses breaking into the business in the north, the phenomenal successes of Charabanc Theatre Co. which she co-founded, making theatre in Belfast during the Troubles, her move from Artistic Director to freelance actress in Dublin, and how she sees the evolution of the role of women in Irish theatre. It’s episode 35 of the Rise Productions: Irish Theatre Podcast – Enjoy!