Archive for May, 2014

2014 ZeBBie Awards Photos

28th May 2014 by Maura McHugh

Here is a selection of photographs from the 2014 ZeBBie Awards Ceremony, which was held in the Sugar Club in Dublin on Thursday, 15 May 2014.

Kudos to photographer Tristan Hutchinson for his work in capturing a great night out.

2014 AGM

22nd May 2014 by Maura McHugh

Writers Guild of IrelandWe’d like to remind all members that our Annual General Meeting will take place at 2.30 pm on Saturday June 14th at The Connection Suite, The Morgan Hotel, Temple Bar, Dublin 2.

Nominations to vacant places on the Board of Directors, proposed by a member entitled to vote at the AGM, together with a note of consent to be so nominated from the nominee, should reach the Company Secretary at Arthouse, Curved Street, Temple Bar, Dublin 2 not later than 5.00pm on the 11th June, 2014.

All members should have received a form of proxy in case they cannot attend the AGM. Completed proxy forms should reach the WGI at Arthouse, Curved Street, Temple Bar, Dublin 2 by 5.00pm on the 12th June, 2014.

2014 ZeBBie Award Winners

16th May 2014 by Maura McHugh

ZeBBie AwardsAt the 2014 ZeBBie Awards Ceremony tonight in the Sugar Club, Dublin the winners of 2014 ZeBBie Awards were announced:

Best Television Script

  • Ted Gannon for Deception – Episode 3

Best Radio Script

  • Philip Doherty for A Golden Triangle

Best Theatre Script

  • Mikel Murfi for The Man in The Woman’s Shoes

Best Feature Film Script

  • Ailbhe Keogan & Steph Green for Run and Jump

Best Short Film Script

  • Antoin Beag Ó Colla for Rúbaí

Congratulations to all the winners!

Entertainment was provided by the Trinitones, Trinity College Dublin’s all male acapella choir, and the event was hosted by Thomas McLaughlin.

A big thanks to our award presenters: Diarmaid Breathnach, from the Sound & Vision Scheme in the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland, Colette Kinsella, Independent Radio Producer and Chairperson of the Association of Independent Radio Producers of Ireland, Ray Yeats, City Arts Officer, Steven Galvin, Editor of Film Ireland, and Ross Keane, Director of the Irish Film Institute.

2014 ZeBBie Awards Ceremony

15th May 2014 by Maura McHugh

Search out your glad rags and get your tickets for the 2014 ZeBBie Awards Ceremony, taking place from 8pm on Thursday, 15 May 2014 in The Sugar Club, 8 Lower Leeson Street, Dublin 2.

Join your friends, colleagues, and ZeBBie Award nominees to celebrate the best of Irish writing for the stage, screen, and radio.

The hashtag on Twitter for the event is #ZeBBies.