Bangor Speech Festival

Bangor Speech Festival
Supported by North Down Borough Council Arts & Culture
Affiliated to the British and International Federation of Festivals for Music, Dance and Speech


TIMOTHY McCARTHY studied Speech & Drama at the Cork School of Music; graduated from the National University of Ireland with an MA Degree in Drama and Theatre Studies and the Higher Diploma in Education; he holds the Post Graduate Certificate in Adjudicating.

He is a member of the examiners panel in Speech, Drama and Communication at Trinity College, London. He runs his own Speech & Drama Studio, where he teaches all aspects of the subject. He is the Drama Director at the annual International Youth Camp Festival of Music, Dance and Drama, Sri Lanka.

Timothy is the Director of Cork Feis Maitiú – the Music and Drama Festival in his home city – and an Adjudicator with The British and International Federation of Festivals.