Our Work- Creative Challenge Week 1

Our Work- Creative Challenge Week 1

Hi Everyone! We are delighted to be up and running with our weekly Creative Challenges and starting to receive some wonderful entries. Here we share some of the highlights from our Week 1 challenge which saw our students getting creative with their Photography and Visual Art.

We can’t wait to see what comes in for our Week Two challenge. Keep an eye on our Creative blog and keep sending those Masterpieces in to Aisling at ideasforhome2020@stbrigids.net

The Ark at Home

Great news! The Ark cultural centre for children are beginning a series of ‘at home’ screenings and events. First up, tomorrow its ‘The Haircut’ which was a hit production at last years Dublin Theatre Festival and now for 24 hours only from tomorrow at 12pm (Thursday 2nd April) you can watch it live in your living room! Details here: https://ark.ie/season/the-ark-at-home You might like to watch ‘The Haircut’ and tell us what you thought about it for the Creative Critic challenge this week! You can watch the show trailer here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MyOIb9TX0gc&feature=emb_title

Labhraidh Loingseach has a secret. He wears his hair long and he has it cut only once a year. Once a year on the same night in the same place and in the same style. But never by the same barber. Recommended Ages 8+

The Haircut is a cautionary tale with a live musical soundtrack. 

The Haircut is a fairytale remixed and retold.

Creative Challenge Week 2

Hi everyone- I hope you are all keeping safe and well. It’s time for our Week 2 challenge to keep your creativity flowing at home. There are two new options for this week and we want to see you flex your drama skills, or enjoy being a ‘creative critic’. If you didn’t get a chance to do last weeks challenge yet, it is not too late- we are happy to receive ALL your content so keep it coming in (please see last weeks challenge below) Don’t forget to email your creations to


Keep an eye on this page for some exciting content coming later this week from our artist-in-residence Kwaise Boyce.

Getting Creative During Covid-19

St Brigid’s is proud to be part of

Challenging times require us to use our creative thinking. We want to make sure that our wonderful students have the chance to get creative at home. Our Creative Associate Aisling will be setting Creative Challenges and asking students to get involved by sending their work to ideasfromhome2020@stbrigids.net. We encourage all students to get involve at whatever level they can- you can be

Here we will share some of the content for everyone to enjoy. This week’s challenge (week beginning: Monday 23rd March) is PHOTOGRAPHY or VISUAL ART (instructions above) so go get creating and send us on your masterpieces.