Today the Prometheans were treated to a brilliant film-editing workshop by award-winning film director and school NAPD Creative Engagement partnership artist Shaun O’Connor. Such an entertaining and informative session -thanks Shaun!
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Prometheans’ Website Launch -Opening Address By Principal Mr O’Brien
Mr. Collins -Background
Gerald O’Donovan on The Prometheans’ Initiatives
Olan Corcoran on the Various Artforms
THE MAIN EVENT -Talk and Q&A with Dominic MacHale and Shaun O’Connor
“The reason fiction is good is because it’s almost more real than reality…these characters exist in the real world…these storylines exist in the real world.” Dominic MacHale
“The more stuff you read that’s good, the more your work will be influenced by the good stuff… When you’re reading literature you’re activating part of your brain where you’re visualising and creating the scene… It will benefits all of your creative work.“ Shaun O’Connor
The students spoke about their various initiatives, primarily the NAPD CE funded documentary about the school. Senator Marie Louise O’Donnell was hugely impressed