Archived News

Mon 1 Sep 2014

A Royal Court Theatre and Lisa Dwan production in association with Cusack Projects Ltd.

Not I/ Footfalls/ Rockaby - three classic plays executed in just one-hour long, rarely performed, piece.

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Tue 19 Aug 2014

Prime Cut would like to recommend Punk Rock that is on at the Lyric Theatre.
"Powerful and compelling" Michael Coveney, The Independent
"A remarkable new play" Michael Billington, The Guardian

The show is on until the 6th of September so book your tickets now

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Mon 18 Aug 2014

Our Artistic Director, Emma Jordan has headed over to Edinburgh for the week to check out as much of the fantastic theatre that is on at the moment. She'll be tweeting from there so make sure you follow us @prime_cut to ensure you keep up to date with her adventures.

Wed 6 Aug 2014

We're absolutely delighted about how our Artistic Associate Owen McCafferty's latest Unfaithful is being received at Edinburgh, well done to all involved and any Scotland based (or indeed farther afield) get yourselves along - this is definitely one not to be missed!!

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Wed 30 Jul 2014

As we say goodbye to our fantastic intern Ciara McCafferty, as she heads over to Edinburgh with Chatterbox and "Little Jokes" we welcome our new Cultural Management Intern Ms Sophie Bates from Western Australia Academy of Performing Arts who starts today and is with us for the next 11 weeks!!!

Wed 2 Jul 2014

Prime Cut Productions intends to apply to the BBC Performing Arts Fund to host a Performing Arts Fellow from Jan 2015, and is looking for an ambitious and talented theatre director at the early stages of their career who would like the opportunity to develop their professional practice through a bespoke Fellowship with us.... more

Mon 9 Jun 2014

The Arts Council today congratulated Emma Jordan, Artistic Director of Prime Cut Productions in Belfast, who has been awarded the prestigious Paul Hamlyn Foundation Breakthrough Award.

The £295,000 award, set up to support exceptional entrepreneurs in the cultural sector in the UK, will allow Emma to develop her work as a theatre director. She will be able to pursue new... more

Wed 12 Feb 2014

Sophie Motley who launched her professional directing career with Prime Cut way back in 2010 with her fantastic production of Vincent River will be back with us in the Spring to direct Tejas Verdes by Fermin Cabal. Meanwhile Sophie is in rehearsals for Care the latest offering by Willfredd Theatre Company who wowed the Dublin Fringe last year with Farm. Care opens on the 20th... more

Wed 12 Feb 2014

Prime Cut are delighted to have been awarded a NITA Technical Theatre bursary placement. Ryan Vallely will be working with us on our Chilean Trilogy and we are all looking forward to what will be a very busy rehearsal period. Ryan will be in safe hands working alongside Production Manager Marty Moore, Stage Manager Monica McNally, ASM Natalie Murphy, Set and Lighting Designer Ciaran Bagnall... more

Tue 11 Feb 2014

We are currently delivering our 2013-14 Community Engagement Project, Ensemble, which runs until March. We have been working with a wide variety of community organistions from areas including Shankill, the Lower Newtownards Road, Tigers Bay, West Belfast, South Belfast and the Indian Community Centre and are still adding to this list. If you want to find out more information about the project... more