Emma Mc Grath AIBSD LIBSD MA HDAPE
Emma has been involved in performing arts all her life, she attended speech and drama classes from the tender age of 4 and thus the story began. She is a graduate of the Irish Board of Speech and Drama and University of Ulster where she was awarded an M.A. in TV and Film Management and Policy.
Emma’s range of experience encompasses classical and contemporary drama and extensive television and film work. Emma runs a successful school of Speech and Drama with several centres across Donegal and has spent the past ten years introducing young people to the art of theatre and performance. A qualified primary school teacher Emma takes great delight in working with children of all ages and enjoys promoting performing arts while developing each child’s ability and talents. Through this experience Emma also works on a consultancy basis as a communication consultant.
Emma has adjudicated at national festivals and feiseanna and is a diploma examiner for the Irish Board of Speech and Drama. Her work in these areas takes her north and south of the country. Emma thoroughly enjoys adjudicating at Sligo Feis Ceoil and is looking forward to her return visit in April 2020