Teerth Chungh

Genres: Irish Writing | Professional Development

Teerth Chungh is Interim Director as well as the Deputy Director of the Irish Writers Centre. She is an experienced arts manager with a track record of successfully leading arts organisations and buildings on both sides of the Irish Sea. Her extensive experience includes the ability to negotiate and commission, deliver and promote complex events, projects and stage productions. She has held several senior positions (including The Gate Theatre, Draiocht Arts Centre, The Cochrane Theatre and Riverside Studios) where her responsibilities included financial and general management of the organisation and all its activities including programming, advocacy, booking tours, negotiating contracts, promoting the company and artistic work to a diverse range of stakeholders and audiences, staff recruitment and training, She has also been an Executive Producer on numerous productions and touring shows, producing and co-producing the work of individual artists and company, across disciplines, both onsite and offsite and in national and international venues and festivals.


Teerth’s participation in the festival is supported by the Irish Writers Centre.


Arts Council - funding literature
Fáilte Ireland
Wild Atlantic Way
CCC Library & Arts Service
Cork County Council
Pure Cork
Creative Places West Cork Islands
RTÉ Supporting The Arts
Maritime Hotel