ISACS are delighted to announce that Ireland will be represented by our CEO Lucy Medlycott at the outdoor arts Fringe Meetings, and Fidget Feet marketing manager Juley-Ann Collins, and Severine de Maleingrau of
The 2017 edition offers a wonderful programme of speakers, outdoor arts Fringe Meeting, Idea summit market, evening entertainment with outdoor
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Please note that ISACS members can book their tickets at ISAN members rate by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org.
Meet Irish representatives
Lucy Medlycott started off her career studying Fine Art Sculpture in Limerick School of Art and Design in Limerick before funding Bui Bolg Outdoor Arts Company in Wexford in 1993 with a group of colleagues. Lucy worked with Buí Bolg in many capacities over the years from community artist to costume designer to
Lucy co-founded the Irish Street Arts, Circus & Spectacle Network with Chantal McCormick of Fidget Feet in late 2010. Lucy has since worked as Project Manager of ISACS since 2014 to become ISACS CEO in 2017 with ongoing big dreams for the future!
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After completing a higher certificate in Journalism and Broadcasting, Juley-Ann Collins went on to work as a regional journalist in the North/East. She then decided to return to study Event Management and PR and went on to work as a freelance PR and Events Operator for organisations including Rape Crisis Network Ireland, IRONMAN 70.3 Ireland, Galway International Arts Festival, Baboró International Arts Festival for Children, The Ark, TULCA Festival of Visual Arts, Macnas and St. Patrick’s Day Festival & Riverfest Limerick to name but a few, she later went on to study an MA in Public Advocacy and Activism. She is currently working with Fidget Feet Aerial Dance Theatre as their part-time Marketing and Communications Manager, and as Project Manager for Limerick School of Spectacle. She describes herself as a motivated and resourceful multi-tasker with 10 years experience in communications and events. Skills include PR & Marketing, event management, people management, project management, administration, communications, logistics, and coordination. Flexible, dedicated and outgoing, she enjoys working in fast-paced environments and meeting new people.
View Fidget Feet Aerial Dance Theatre ISACS profile.
Severine de Maleingrau of
Seve is a Dublin-based hand-balancer (performer and teacher) with
Her most recent artistic achievements are, performing hand-balancing, aerial and acrobatics for Dublin Circus Project's Halloween Cabaret 2016 (aerial rope and Chinese pole acts), "Poe" (aerial rope and Chinese pole acts), and creating her first original solo hand-balancing act, "Unguarded", as part of her personal exploratory movement research successfully debuted in December 2016 in Dublin Circus Project's Christmas Cabaret, performed for a Clowns Without Borders Cabaret Show and Carlow Arts Festival and "When Feathers Fall" at Galway Juggling Convention Gala in 2017.
She was also selected as one of the three new emerging street talents (N.E.S.T.) performing at Spraoi Festival with
What to expect from the conference?
- We’ll look at why we do what we do, who we do it for and how we can do it better
- We’ll exchange practical knowledge, experience, and news
- We’ll take stock of recent developments
- We’ll make plans for the future
- We’ll provide advice, guidance and case studies for new festivals and emerging artists as well as experienced sector professionals
What's the Idea Summit Market Place?
It promises to be one of the most fun and effective pitching events of the year!
See you there!