Statement of Response to ACNI Funding Decision
Bruiser Theatre Company is very surprised and deeply disappointed to learn that we will not be included in the Arts Council of Northern Ireland’s 2018/19 Annual Funding Programme. Without this crucial funding, it will be impossible for us to deliver the innovative and meaningful work that, over the past 20 years, has allowed Bruiser to develop a diverse audience and terrific reputation across the island of Ireland. Indeed, Bruiser’s capacity to operate has been placed in grave jeopardy.
Bruiser is proud to be rooted in Northern Ireland, creating accessible work with a trademark ensemble style has made us the region’s leading physical theatre company. We produce high quality theatre experiences that excite, stimulate, and inspire. From the slapstick success of