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Rince agus Damhsa CTR was incorporated in 2001 as a company limited by guarantee. 
Company Number: 341446.
The company operates under the registered business name: Irish Modern Dance Theatre. 

The Revenue Commissioners granted charitable status to the company in January 2005 with the reference CHY 15296.

The company has been a registered charity since October 2014, with the number 20052423.  By virtue of the Charities Act, 2009, the directors of the company are deemed to be charity trustees.

Constitution (Memorandum and Articles of Association) >> 

Strategic Plan 2021-2024: Pioneering Transformative Dance >>

Child Protection Policy >>

Data Protection Policy >>

Equality, Diversity, Inclusion and Justice Policy >>

The Members of the company are:

Anthony Doyle (Chair)
Immaculate Akello

Jennifer Howard 

Paul Johnson

Siobhan O’Malley

Gavin Quinn

Mike Walker

Click the links below to view the Directors’ Report and Financial Statements for the following years:

 2022 202120202019 | 2018 | 2017 | 2016 | 2015 

The Company currently is close to full compliance with the the Charities Governance Code; and follows the Guidelines for Charitable Organisations on Fundraising. The code and the guidelines are issued by the Charities Regulator.

Trustees / Directors

The trustees/directors of the company have ultimate responsibility for the general wellbeing and effective governance of the company.  The year in which each director/trustee joined the board is given in parentheses.

Anthony Doyle, Chair (2009) is a Consultant providing specialist business and management advice and support to the financial services sector including governance and compliance support. He has worked for over 18 years in the investment and funds industry in both Australia and Ireland and has a broad range of skills including accountancy, corporate governance, fund administration and people management. Anthony is a qualified accountant and holds a Professional Certificate in Compliance. Anthony was a member of the Palestrina Choir and the Lassus Scholars, during which time he performed in various venues throughout Europe, Canada, the US and Russia.


Immaculate Akello (2020) is a performer and works in health care. She is also a board member of Spirasi.

Jennifer Howard (2017) is an innovative and strategic thinker with 10 years’ extensive experience operating at board level in highly complex, international organisations. An inspirational leader and accomplished executive with a reputation for driving major transformational change within challenging P&L environments; always remaining focussed on delivering maximum business performance. 


Paul Johnson (2020) is a freelance arts manager, curator and lecturer. A former dance artist with over 21 years’ experience working in dance, theatre, film and multi-media for a range of award-winning companies, including Dublin Contemporary Dance Theatre, Scottish Ballet Steps Out and Druid Theatre Company. Most recently he was Chief Executive of Dance Ireland.

Siobhán O’Malley
 (2017) is an independent cultural manager/producer. Former Director of The Dock in Leitrim, she was the driving force behind The Dock’s consistently strong vision for artistic and innovative excellence during her 10-year tenure. An adjudicator at Dublin Fringe Festival 2008, she has also sat on selection/judging panels for music initiatives such as Eurosong and Music Network and on the Board of The Leitrim Design House. She is co-director and producer of The Pipes, The Pipes, which continues to tour internationally. 


Gavin Quinn (2009) is one of the co-founders (with Aedín Cosgrove) of Pan Pan Theatre Company.  Outside of his work with Pan Pan, Gavin has directed for opera.


Mike Walker (2018) has been working in the NGO sector for over 15 years, initially with SPIRASI. He then went to Brussels where he worked for the World Organisation of the Scout Movement. In 2008 he started work with The Pew Charitable Trusts. Since 2016 he has been an independent campaign consultant. In this time, he has worked with several organisations and campaigns e.g. BirdLife Europe, the Antarctic and Southern Ocean Coalition, Carbon Market Watch, the High Seas Alliance, Rethink Plastic and more recently the Irish Environmental Pillar.

Artistic Director 
John Scott is employed by the company as Artistic Director and Chief Executive and Company Secretary.  As an officer of the company, he also is deemed to be a charity trustee.

The CEO’s current remuneration package lies within the range €51,000 to €60,000 a year.

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