Meet the people who turn ‘entertaining’ into ‘enthralling’

Michael Durkan – CEO

michael-durkanMichael Durkan is one of the greats in the Irish entertainment industry. His career spans 35 years, as a Producer, Director presenter, Event Organiser (including co-founder of The Sydney St. Patrick’s Day Parade) and Performer.

He is CEO of Inbox Producers, CEO of GFD Promotions and executive producer of a number of highly acclaimed international theatrical productions which are touring globally since 1997. These include Gaelforce Dance , Celtic Nights , The International Magic Tenors, Celtic Angels, World of The Musicals , On Eagle’s Wing , Dance Masters -The Best of Irish Dance and TINA – Break EVERY Rule.

Michael has staged these shows in some of the most prestigious venues in the world, including The Royal Albert Hall London, Sala Kongreswowa Warsaw, Count Basie Theatre New York, Sydney Opera House and Hong Kong Cultural Centre.

Today, through Inbox Producers, Michael is bringing all of his international success, experience and expertise home to Ireland and the corporate sector, creating spectacular productions in the events industry.

Rebekah Shearer – Director

rebekah-shearerRebekah began her career by training at the Italia Conti Academy of Theatre Arts  in London. Having gained her diploma in musical theatre she went on to tour all over the world, most recently with Celtic Nights- Spirit of Freedom in America.

As well as performing, Rebekah has been involved in the choreography of several successful productions. She first worked with GFD Promotions as a choreographer in 2012 and became the company’s business development manager in 2013. Since then, Rebekah has been the co-producer for the company’s shows and has been involved in casting and tour co-ordination.

As a director Rebekah has had a hands-on involvement in developing Inbox Producers as the premier Irish music and dance event organiser. She heads up the events team to develop bespoke productions for the corporate sector.