PITCH has been designed in partnership with Culture Ireland to give an opportunity to emerging ISACS artists to present their idea in a professional environment. The chosen artists will be supported and trained in how to present their idea formally to an audience of programmers and bookers.

Date: Saturday 3rd August

Time: 10.30 – 11.30

Location: A Little Room, GarterLane, O’Connell Street, Waterford

Please email Lucy info@isacs.ie to attend same.


This years artists were chosen by Spraoi from the applications to the NEST programme. Their idea was considered to be interesting and exciting, but still in an early stage of development.

The selected artists are:

Isab Ela- View her profile here.

Isabela with her classical circus background, brings a fresh approach to circus development in Ireland, taking a deep look at life as a solo.


Nicola Moran- View her profile here.

Nicola with a background in contemporary jewellery, acrobatics and dance, will express her new approach to creation.

· Angelica Santander- View her profile here.

Angelica draws on the techniques and practices of traditional street performance and clown, sharing with us her passion for this way of working.