Bruiser is delighted to welcome Aidan Kearney, Le-ann Campbell and Aoife Browne as new board members this month. Le-ann brings her vital experience in legal and governance matters to the board. Aidan has a wealth of finance experience and we are delighted that he is joining us here at Bruiser. Aoife is a past Bruiser Graduate and is currently working with Bruiser’s Development Ambassador Group. Welcome to Le-ann, Aidan and Aoife. We are delighted to have them!
Almost two years ago we were in the midst of our #savebruiser campaign. In the face of the news that we would not be included in the Arts Council of Northern Ireland’s 2018/19 Annual Funding Programme, we were forced with the very real possibility of closure. It has been a challenging time for Bruiser but we are continuing to focus on creating accessible work with a trademark ensemble style that has made us the region’s leading physical theatre company. We have taken a much n