Michael Anthony COLGAN

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1950-07-17
Education Trinity Coll Dublin (BA)
Publications N/A
Recreations middle distance running, chamber music
Clubs Groucho, Residence (Dublin)
Style Michael Colgan, Esq, OBE
Career theatre prodr and dir; dir Abbey Theatre Dublin 1974-78, co mangr Irish Theatre Co 1977-78; Dublin Theatre Festival: mangr 1978-80, artistic dir 1981-83, memb Bd of Dirs 1983-; artistic dir Gate Theatre Dublin 1983- (also memb Bd); exec dir Little Bird Films 1986-89, co-fndr Blue Angel Film Co 1999 (prodrs The Beckett Film Project 2000 Channel 4 and RTÉ (Best Drama Award South Bank Show 2002, US Peabody Award 2003) and Celebration by Harold Pinter Channel 4 2006); artistic dir Parma Festival 1982; theatre prodns incl: Faith Healer (Dublin and NY), I'll Go On, Juno and the Paycock, Salomé, 6 Beckett Festivals Dublin, NY, London and Sydney (all 19 Samuel Beckett stage plays), 4 Pinter Festivals Dublin and NY; world premieres incl: Molly Sweeney, Afterplay, Shining City, The Home Place, First Love (dir); prodr Two Lives (TV drama, RTÉ) 1986; chm St Patrick's Festival 1996-99; memb Bd: Millennium Festivals Ltd, Laura Pels Fndn NY 2000-04; memb: Irish Arts Cncl 1989-94, Governing Authy Dublin City Univ, Irish Cancer Soc 2011-12; Sunday Independent Arts Award 1985 and 1987, Nat Entertainment Award 1996, People of the Year Award 1999, Irish Times Theatre Lifetime Achievement Award 2006; Dr of Laws (hc) Trinity Coll Dublin; Chevalier dans l'Ordre des Arts et des Lettres 2007
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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