decadent theatre company

Lighting The Pillowman

Lighting The Pillowman

Belfast’s Ciaran Bagnall provides a delicate, passionate account of why he is so proud to be working on The Pillowman and in the theatre industry I’ve been a Martin McDonagh fan for a long time. One of my first major “breaks” as a professional lighting designer was to light...read more →

Martin McDonagh and Galway Town

Martin McDonagh and Galway Town

After sitting in on an interview with Andrew Flynn, Jamie Cullen felt it necessary to put some things into a Galwegian perspective. Nineteen years ago Andrew Flynn, who currently holds the position of Artistic Director with Decadent Theatre Company but was then learning his trade as Assistant Stage Manager...read more →

The Pillowman is on the Moor

The Pillowman is on the Moor

When a fledgling, energetic Wexford writer meets theatre at its very best I urge you to try and imagine the simple, yet excitable melodies circling in the mind of the author on a Monday morning on his way up to The Green Apple to witness the first reading of...read more →

Venues & Cities: The Benefits of Co-Productions

Venues & Cities: The Benefits of Co-Productions

Gerry Barnes talks about the business and economics behind theatre’s curtains We recently asked what regional venues want from the independent theatre company and, unsurprisingly, the answer was affordable and accessible shows which make use of project funding to tour as long as is practicable. A snapshot of Decadent...read more →