Festival Team

Bealtaine is managed by the Festival Team, with support from the Arts & Culture Programme Advisory Group.

Liz Kelly
+353 (01) 805 7709

Liz Kelly

Literature & Performing Arts Curator
Liz Kelly is a creative producer, curator and festival organiser. She is Curator of Literature and Performing Arts with Bealtaine, a post which she also held in 2014 and 2015. She was Programme Director of the Ennis Book Club Festival for 2014/15 and 2015/16. She has extensive experience of arts management and delivery including roles as Executive Director of glór, Ennis, Cumann Náisiúnta na gCór, The Belltable Arts Centre, Limerick; The Glens Centre, Leitrim and Island Theatre Company, Limerick. She has worked with numerous local authority arts offices, with The Vanburgh Quartet, as a local authority arts officer. She has worked for The Arts Council in various management rol es and is currently venues adviser. She is a graduate of UCD and the University of Limerick where she is a adjunct lecturer at the Kemmy Business School and the Irish World Academy of Music and Dance.