BECKETT'S BONES

Performance/ 16 Jun 2006 - 16 Jun 2006

€5

Barry McGovern performs Samuel Beckett's Echo's Bones and From An Abandoned Work. Barry McGovern is regarded by many as one of the foremost interpreters of Samuel Beckett's work. He has played Lucky, Estragon and Vladimir in Waiting for Godot, Clov…

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SARAH PIERCE

Exhibitions/ 01 Jun 2006 - 31 Jul 2006

€0

ADMISSION FREE The Meaning of Greatness, a show by Sarah Pierce opened in the Project Arts Centre on 8th June, 2006. Pierce who is known for her discursive practice (The Metropolitan Complex) drew on her research to make an archive…

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WALLFLOWERING

Comedy/ 22 May 2006 - 10 Jun 2006

€16

Tall Tales Theatre Company presents Wallflowering, Peta Murray's smash success Australian Ballroom Dancing comedy and the last production in Tall Tales women-writing-worldwide series: This superbly colourful and quirky production features a middle-aged couple who find themselves out of step in…

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HYSTERIA

Performance/ 10 May 2006 - 03 Jun 2006

€22

The Irish Premiere of the Award winning comedy. The production coincides with the 150th anniversary of the birth of Sigmund Freud. In 1938, in his study in Hampstead Sigmund Freud meets Salvador Dali. Chaos ensues. Their comical encounter dramatically transforms…

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MAPPING THE TRACE

Dance/ 06 May 2006 - 06 May 2006

€22

During 2005, Jenny Roche, Artist in Residence, with the festival, engaged in short movement encounters with choreographers Rosemary Butcher (UK), Jodi Melnick (NYC) and John Jasperse (NYC), This performance lecture charts this very personal journey with text, movement and video.…

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HAPPY DAYS & NEW QUARTET

Dance/ 02 May 2006 - 02 May 2006

€22

Charles Linehan has been described as one of Britain's 'classiest choreographers'. For the dance festival he presents two works including his newest work 'Happy Days' with music from composer Jim O'Rourke (Sonic Youth) and the internationally acclaimed 'New Quartet'. Always…

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SWAN LAKE

Dance/ 30 Apr 2006 - 30 Apr 2006

€15

A radical reworking of a dance classic. Hoghe, journalist, writer, art critic, ex-dramaturge for Pina Bausch's Tanztheater Wuppertal and choreographer, was born with a curvature of the spine and refuses to apologise for putting his body on stage. Here he…

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THE THEATRICALITY OF CINEMA

Film/ 28 Apr 2006 - 30 Apr 2006

€8

A weekend of film programmed by Christine Molloy and Joe Lawlor of desperate optimists, whose work ranges from community theatre to experimental performance and short film. From their first creative engagements twenty years ago with community theatre, and on into…

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PICHET KLUNCHUN AND MYSELF (2005)

Performance/ 25 Apr 2006 - 26 Apr 2006

€8

After his memorable appearance in the 2002 festival, the highly influential choreographer, Jerome Bel, brings his radical and provocative take on dance back to Dublin with his latest work. A ninety- minute dialogue on life, death and the universe, between…

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BOJAN SARCEVIC

Exhibitions/ 18 Apr 2006 - 13 May 2006

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ADMISSION FREE In response to an invitation to work with Project and The Model Arts and Niland Gallery, the artist Bojan Sarcevic proposed the following question - To what extent should an artist understand the implication of his or her…

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BECKETT'S GHOSTS

Performance/ 13 Apr 2006 - 22 Apr 2006

€8

A Piece of Monologue - directed by Jason Byrne That Time - directed by Jimmy Fay Breath - directed by Amanda Coogan Not I - directed by Jason Byrne One hundred years ago this April 13th, Samuel Beckett was born…

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THE PUBLIC

Performance/ 11 Apr 2006 - 22 Apr 2006

€14

In The Public, a Theatre director is met by his audience, who question the realism of his cross-cast production of Romeo and Juliet. Gradually the violence onstage takes a surrealistic turn, engulfing the audience and the world beyond the theatre.…

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ARTCIRQ

Exhibitions/ 27 Mar 2006 - 11 Apr 2006

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In December 2005 visitors to Project were able to view a screening of 'Artcirq', a video that followed Igloolik's Inuusiq youth drama group and students from Montreal's Circus School as they brought circus arts and Inuit performance together in a…

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THE TAMING OF THE SHREW

Theatre/ 25 Mar 2006 - 25 Mar 2006

€22

Building on its exceptional success in 2005, Rough Magic's latest programme will include a bold new production of a world classic, THE TAMING OF THE SHREW by William Shakespeare. The Company's first major production in 2006 will take a fresh…

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WHITE ROCKET

Music/ 24 Feb 2006 - 24 Feb 2006

€15

White Rocket formed in 2005 at the Banff International Workshop in Jazz and Creative Music. A trio of remarkable talents, the group's mutual interest in the music of the renowned composer and pianist Vijay lyer led them to focus on…

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3EPKANO

Music/ 24 Feb 2006 - 24 Feb 2006

€15

3epkano announce their album launch. '....3epkano offer cineastes a rare and unmissable treat'. -The Irish Times 3epkano, the band who are best known for their magical film scores, will be launching their debut album in Project Arts Centre on the…

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THE GIST OF IT

Performance/ 21 Feb 2006 - 11 Mar 2006

€15

The Gist of It is a fast, fun play about three people who desperately want to be loved. Film student, Orla, is under pressure to complete her precious masterpiece. But her love-sick lead, Liam, and her neurotic father, Gerard, seem…

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RTE VANBURGH QUARTET

19 Feb 2006 - 11 Mar 2006

€10

Ingram Marshall:Fog Tropes II (1993)Steve Reich: Triple Quartet(1999) Steve Reich: Different Trains(1989)Part of the RTE Living Music Festival 17-19 FebruaryFor full details on the festival see www.rte.ie/livingmusicSponsored by IMRO, The Irish Times, and the UCD Clinton Institute for American Studies

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THE DUCHESS OF MALFI

Performance/ 18 Feb 2006 - 11 Mar 2006

€10

"a mesmerising balance between lush depravity and icy intellectualism" Sunday Independent Ambition and treachery overcome familial bonds when a noblewoman marries for love, denying her two brothers further domination over her life and wealth. The brothers' savage determination to regain…

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PLAY ABOUT MY DAD

Performance/ 31 Jan 2006 - 11 Mar 2006

€10

Directed by Tara Derrington "It's the seventies; collars are big, trousers are wide, dad has shoulder length hair... and big butch sideburns in case anyone thinks he's gay." Beautifully told through stand-up style performance and an array of familiar family…

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