Speech and Drama Teachers’ All-Ireland Feis 2023

Sunday, March 26th, Talbot Hotel, Stillorgan.

 The festival invites entries from qualified Speech and Drama Teachers all over the island of Ireland – there are multiple competitions and hundreds of entries.

The first round is by video – whereby the students film their pieces and enter them for adjudication. From this, 15 entries per category succeed in reaching the live final in Talbot Hotel, Stillorgan.


Winning Performers:

Senior Solo Drama age 16-18:

1st place overall cup winner: Alana Evans

2nd place and medal winner: Emma Dunne

3rd place and medal winner: Sarah Culleton

Highly Commended: Ruby Lyons


Senior Shakespeare age 16-18:

1st place overall and cup winner: Emma Dunne

2nd place and medal winner: Andrew Awani

3rd place and medal winner: Alana Evans


Duologue Drama age 15-16:

1st place overall cup winners: Ben Daly and Aryell Sheedy

2nd place and medal winners: Rhea Nair and Charlotte McDonnell

Highly Commended: Zoe Hemsing and Alannah Bagnall


Duologue Drama age 12-14:

Commended: Clementine Xu and Saesha Hughes


Create your own Poem age 13-18:

Highly Commended: Andrew Awani


Musical Theatre Solo performance age 13-15:

Highly Commended: Lauren McIlreavy

Commended: Sadie Plummer and Isla Smyth Graham


Musical Theatre Solo Performance age 16-18:

2nd place overall: Elizabeth Michael

Highly Commended: Kooper Sweeney and Emma Dunne


Musical Theatre Group Performance:

1st place: TY PA Strand with ‘Wicked’


Congratulation to everyone who worked so hard and took part.