THE LITTLE DOG LAUGHED

07 May 2011 - 07 May 2011

€15

THE LITTLE DOG LAUGHED Mitchell is a Hollywood star on the rise, and his full-time agent and part-time beard, Dianne, is doing all she can to keep his “slightly recurring case of homosexuality” from de-railing his fame. The Tony award…

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BETTE/CAVETT

07 May 2011 - 07 May 2011

€15

BETTE/CAVETT It’s 1971.The dawn of the decade of trash.  She’s the 63 year old Queen of Hollywood.  He’s the host who gets the guests his rivals can’t get near.  Meet Bette Davis.  Meet Dick Cavett.Using verbatim text and studded with…

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SECOND BURIAL AT LE BLANC

Exhibitions/ 05 May 2011 - 25 Jun 2011

€0

Sarah Browne Curated by Tessa Giblin ADMISSION FREE Sarah Browne’s new film installation Second Burial at Le Blanc focuses on the small French town of Le Blanc, where a coalition of local artisans and shopkeepers have created one of the…

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BLOOD WEDDING

30 Apr 2011 - 30 Apr 2011

€15

BLOOD WEDDING It’s 1928 and in the dusty heat of the Andalusian province of Almeria, a young bride abandons her husband-to-be on the morning of her wedding to elope with her childhood sweetheart. In a society obsessed with reputation and…

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ACTING OUT FOR HOPE AND CHANGE

28 Apr 2011 - 28 Apr 2011

€5

ACTING OUT FOR HOPE AND CHANGE ACTING OUT FOR HOPE AND CHANGE is a series of powerful and provocative dramatisations scripted and performed by members of the Domestic Workers Action Group. The production is the result of ten weeks of…

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ELEVENS

23 Apr 2011 - 23 Apr 2011

€10

ELEVENS ELEVENS is a four piece musical and visual concept created by Martin McCann - Vocals (SACK) and Tony Barrett - Guitar (BRILLIANT TREES). With the addition of Mark Healy on extra guitar (THE JOSEPHS/SUBTONICS/JERRY FISH & THE MUDBUG CLUB)…

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PETER PANS

21 Apr 2011 - 21 Apr 2011

€12

PETER PANS Peter: Forget them, Wendy. Forget them all. Come with me where you’ll never, never have to worry about grown up things again.Wendy: Never is an awfully long time. Choreographed by Anna Gaciarz, PETER PANS explores the syndrome of…

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WORK IT.

20 Apr 2011 - 20 Apr 2011

€10

VISUAL ARTS WORKERS FORUM PRESENTS WORK IT. Wednesday 20th April 2011, 10.30am – 5.30pm Work it. is the second meeting of the Visual Arts Workers Forum, begun in VISUAL Centre for Contemporary Art, Carlow, in  November 2010. It aims to…

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THE PARTING GLASS

16 Apr 2011 - 16 Apr 2011

€20

THE PARTING GLASSAnyone attending the show on Friday 15 April  will also be treated to a post show poetry reading by the playwright Dermot BolgerTHE PARTING GLASS is a one-man show charting Eoin's journey through love, friendship, family and Ireland's…

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I AM A HOMEBIRD [IT'S VERY HARD]

16 Apr 2011 - 16 Apr 2011

€12

I AM A HOMEBIRD (IT'S VERY HARD)E5g-SxHBY5sWe need to know; should we stay or should we go?A conversation with a city that feels empty.A post card from the ones who couldn't stay.Trapped between Terminal 2 and a very hard place.We…

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THE ARABIAN NIGHTS

29 Mar 2011 - 02 Apr 2011

€15

THE ARABIAN NIGHTSThe Arabian Nights is a bold re-imagining of one of the world's most enduring works of literature.A magical tale of love, betrayal and the redemptive power of storytelling.Betrayed by his wife King Shahryar vows to murder every virgin…

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PERCOLATE

26 Mar 2011 - 26 Mar 2011

€0000

PERCOLATE Rehearsed readings of short plays by emerging playwrights organised by Percolate. Each set of readings will involve three short pieces. The atmosphere is casual and friendly. It’s not a formal production. Actors will be reading from scripts, and there…

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THE SLUTCRACKER

23 Mar 2011 - 23 Mar 2011

€12

THE SLUTCRACKERWinner of the 2009 Edinburgh Comedy Award Tim Key (chubby/stylish) will wear a suit and drink lager for an hour or so. The Slutcracker is an hilarious show that  combines poetry, film and athletic clambering.Key (smart) is the swarthy…

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ATTEMPTS ON HER LIFE

19 Mar 2011 - 19 Mar 2011

€10

ATTEMPTS ON HER LIFE ATTEMPTS ON HER LIFE journeys through seventeen distinct but interconnected scenarios, as a group of unnamed characters try to piece together the identity of the mysterious Anne.She's a terrorist threat, she's a mother of three,She's a…

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DIRECTIONS 7

19 Mar 2011 - 19 Mar 2011

€8

DIRECTIONS 7 A series of short performances of plays and original work from the current  MA students of UCD’s  Directing For Theatre programme.U.C.D is pleased to present Directions 7  a showcase of students’ work from UCD’s Drama Studies MA programme…

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SENSORIUM

12 Mar 2011 - 12 Mar 2011

€0

SENSORIUMA diverse mixture of musical delights to excite the senses.S E N S O R I U M is a weeklong festival of new music from Irish and international artists featuring workshops, talks and a series of concerts. Expect everything…

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SENSORIUM 2

12 Mar 2011 - 12 Mar 2011

€10

SENSORIUM 2S  E  N  S  O  R  I  U M   2 - Saturday night wraps up the weeklong festival with an exciting lineup of electro-acoustic, instrumental, electronic, improvisation and audio visual works.LINDA BUCKLEY – New piece for voice and tape…

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SENSORIUM 1

11 Mar 2011 - 11 Mar 2011

€10

SENSORIUM 1S E N S O R I U M  1 - Friday night event is a diverse mixture of technological, instrumental and visual performances with the following lineup:FRANCOIS SARAHN - “Homework II” (body percussion theatre – Enrico  Bertelli).JUDITH RING…

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THINGS

Exhibitions/ 10 Mar 2011 - 23 Apr 2011

€0

Ceal Floyer Curated by Tessa Giblin The gallery is filled with a collection of identical plinths – a wonderful white, endless sculpture. These structures are commonly used for the display of objects and items, things that demand our attention on…

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BUNRAKU DIALOG MINI CONCERT & WORKSHOP

09 Mar 2011 - 09 Mar 2011

€5

BUNRAKU DIALOG MINI CONCERT & WORKSHOP (SENSORIUM)10.00 - BUNRAKU DIALOG – Collaborative workshop*19.30 - Performance of pieces produced at the workshop + panel discussion. €5/3Bunraku, originally known as ningyo-joruri, is the traditional form of story telling through the use of…

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