Lara Hickey is a Dublin based Producer working in film, television, arts and culture in Ireland. She is currently director of Copper Alley Productions, associate producer with THISISPOPBABY and acquisitions for Five Knight Films. Lara has also worked as an independent producer and programmer with Rough Magic, THEATREclub, THISISPOPBABY, Talking Shop Ensemble & Shaun Dunne, Project Arts Centre, Playgroup, The Performance Corporation, The Corn Exchange, HotForTheatre, Calipo, Dublin Fringe Festival, Dublin Theatre Festival, Cork Midsummer Festival, Galway Arts Festival and Body & Soul Festival. As Associate Producer at the Abbey Theatre for four years, Lara produced all national and international tours and co-productions and an extensive work of visiting companies on the Abbey and Peacock stages. Most recently Lara has worked in film and television production with credits including the BBC, Element Pictures, RTÉ, Zodiak Media, Eon and NBC Universal. Lara is a member of the Board of Directors of Dublin Fringe Festival and The Corn Exchange. She trained as a producer on the Rough Magic SEEDS Programme and holds a degree in Political Science from Trinity College Dublin and an MA in Creative Producing from the National Film School, IADT.
Date appointed 19.04.2016