Prime Cut is committed to producing excellent contemporary theatre that is accessible and entertaining, forging artistic links locally and internationally, and to nurturing the development of theatre practice and artists in Northern Ireland. Its community Engagement Programme has pushed the boundaries of community theatre earning accolades from funders, participants and audiences. Its Artistic Development Programme nurtures, supports and provides high profile platforms for Independent Northern Irish Artists.
Prime Cut delivers under three main strands:
CREATE: A critically acclaimed award-winning Artistic Programme of professional productions of the best of international drama featuring casts and creative teams of the highest quality.
INNOVATE: dedicated to the development of Northern Irish theatre through the provision of the finest international training and professional development opportunities for Northern Irish Artists through Reveal and a variety of paid internships and commissions.
PARTICIPATE: provides year-round opportunities for arts access and participation for people of all ages from minority and disadvantaged groupings, through a range of arts including theatre, dance, movement, film, music and visual art.
Building on the success of Prime Cut’s Reveal 2014-19 Programme, Reveal 2020 represents a significant opportunity for Northern Irish artists to create, to make and to develop their practice. Through ongoing mentorship and international partnership, we look forward to collaborating with the next generation of independent Northern Irish Theatre and Dance Artists towards creating an Artist led, innovative and exciting programme of work.
The selected artists are; Dominic Montague, Reveal Artist; Katie Richardson, Reveal Artist; Natalie Murphy, Associate Producer and Michael Patrick and Oisin Kearney, who received the Reveal Playwriting Commission.