Louis Walsh to visit Derry on Wednesday

X Factor judge and music manager Louis Walsh will visit the NWRC on Wednesday to deliver an exclusive masterclass to the next generation of performers, producers, music engineers and entrepreneurs.

The event, ‘Inside the Enterprize Studio’ will see Louis Walsh take time out from his current schedule with X Factor, to meet with Music, Performing Arts, Journalism and Media students in the College’s own professional theatre, to impart his experience of the music industry, and to share advice on the skills and qualities required for a career in the entertainment, both in front of, and behind the scenes.

College Principal Leo Murphy said: “We are delighted to have secured such a prestigious guest, which we hope will provide inspiration for those students who have already taken the first step towards a career in the creative industries by choosing North West Regional College. We believe this a fantastic opportunity to equip them with industry specific knowledge to give them the edge as they prepare for their future employment.”

The event will be delivered to a specially invited audience and will include an opportunity for the students to put their own questions to Louis to seek his personal advice on forging a successful career in such a competitive industry.

The event, ‘Inside the Enterprize Studio’ will see Louis Walsh take time out from his current schedule with X Factor, to meet with Music, Performing Arts, Journalism and Media students. The event will be delivered to a specially invited audience and will include an opportunity for the students to put their own questions to Louis.