CRASH ENSEMBLE

Theatre/ 05 Dec 2003 - 05 Dec 2003

€12

A programme featuring three outstanding works of music theatre, including the première of Michael Gordon's 2003 version of his Video Opera, Van Gogh. Donnacha Dennehy: Junk Box Fraud Justin Carroll: Helicopter Duo Andrew Hamilton: I like things (World première -…

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ROBERT BLACK (DOUBLE BASS)

Music/ 05 Dec 2003 - 05 Dec 2003

€12

A rare opportunity to hear this 70 minute masterpiece of the minimalist repertoire by composer and Hanne Darboven, performed by Robert Black, Double Bassist with Bang on a Can Allstars Hanne Darboven:Opus17A

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LISA MOORE (TALK)

Talks and Readings/ 05 Dec 2003 - 05 Dec 2003

€12

In association with the Arts Council, Critical Voices. Lisa Moore in conversation "Breaking Out of Ideological Confinement" How American and Australian music can be free of the heavy weight of European tradition aand how this freedom can be a creative…

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LISA MOORE (PIANO)

Music/ 05 Dec 2003 - 05 Dec 2003

€12

Celebrated solo,performer and pianist with Bang on a Can Allstars, Lisa Moore performs a solo recital of works by Frederick Rzewski(North American Ballads,Piano Piece No.4)one of America's most distinct musical voices, including the seminal melodramatic oratorio, De Profundis for a…

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MICHAEL GORDON TALK

Talks and Readings/ 05 Dec 2003 - 05 Dec 2003

€12

In association with the Arts Council-Critical Voices Michael Gordon in conversation with Crash Ensemble's Artistic Director, Donnacha Dennehy.

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SOMETHING NEW UNDER THE SUN

Performance/ 05 Dec 2003 - 05 Dec 2003

€8

Winner:Spirit of the Fringe Award Edinburgh Fringe 2003 Winner: HMS Props Performers Performance Award, Edinburgh Fringe 2003 A new comedy show from the creator of "small things" and "Saddled". A Story of songs and jokes and bits of songs and…

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TRACES

05 Dec 2003 - 05 Dec 2003

€8

Three characters go on a journey into the recesses of themselves in an attempt to define their individuality. Pushing Tin fuse their powerful visual imagery with physical innovation in a devised piece which explores the relationship between the outsider and…

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LOST IN BAR 20

05 Dec 2003 - 05 Dec 2003

€8

The Contemporary Music Centre's next new music 'Salon' takes place on Saturday, 8 November. The performer will be the well-known clarinetist Paul Roe, former first clarinet of the National Symphony Orchestra of Ireland and currently a music lecturer in Dundalk…

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RAUSCH

05 Dec 2003 - 05 Dec 2003

€10

8-11.30pm Modul (raster-noton) Richard Chartier (LINE,12k,raster-noton,ritornell) Taylor Deupree (12k,raster-noton,ritornell) Frank Bretschneider(raster-noton,12k,Mille-plateaux) Party Midnight until late Micro-nost(ForceInc, Mille Plateaux) PLEITE (Trapez, Koln) Marke Clarke(DJ, minimise, D1)  

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KAI BIG BAND

Music/ 05 Dec 2003 - 05 Dec 2003

€10

The second performance of the Kai Big Band brings together 15 jazz musicians and four dancers travelling from five different countries, to collectively try and shatter the musical spectrum once and for all. The emphasis of the Kai ensemble is…

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THE MAKING OF ANTIGONE RYAN

05 Dec 2003 - 05 Dec 2003

€8

The Making of Antigone Ryan takes the story of Sophocles' tragedy and translates it into a modern Irish setting. By drawing on sources as disparate as Hamlet,St.Joan and Run Lola Run, Antigone Ryan shows what happens when a timeless tale…

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PEELING

05 Dec 2003 - 05 Dec 2003

€8

Three actresses, marooned on meringue-like frocks, perched like cherries on some absurd confection, are part of a chorus for an epic production of The Trojan Women. Between their moments of glory as tableau-fodder, they bicker,play,take the piss and blatently lie…

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SNAP

Performance/ 05 Dec 2003 - 05 Dec 2003

€14

Written by Ger Bourke Directed by Pat Kiernan With Kevin Flood and Marie Hastings Snap is set on the outskirts of a rural Irish town and covers the married life of Sonny and Nonnie, spanning 50 years from 1950 to…

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TA RA TERESA

Performance/ 05 Dec 2003 - 05 Dec 2003

€14

Written by Aled Jones Williams With Owen Arwyn, Rhian Cadwaladr, Tami Gwyn and Michael Atkinson When a Scouser of Irish descent moves with his daughter to live in Blaenau Ffestiniog, he believes that he has discovered his Shangri La. While…

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CHALK AND CHEESE

Performance/ 05 Dec 2003 - 05 Dec 2003

€12

Kevin Mc Aleer hears voices in his head, and decides to go in with a hammer and a torch to investigate. Inside he uncovers an elaborate plot to take over his mind – a conspiracy going right to the top,…

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BLUE

Performance/ 05 Dec 2003 - 05 Dec 2003

€11

Written and directed by Ursula Rani Sarma With Corinna Cunningham, Kevin O’Leary and Matthew Keenan "Ursula Rani Sarma marvellously explores adolescent tensions and vulnerabilities in this funny, moving, lyrical and sometimes dreamlike play." ***** The Irish Times In Blue three…

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BROADCAST

Performance/ 05 Dec 2003 - 05 Dec 2003

€11

Devised by Dolan Toolan & Viki Wreford Sinnott From local radio to global television networks ...it’s exhausting, compulsive, always feeding an insatiable appetite for new, opinions and analysis, spun by those dedicated doctors of spin whose function it is to…

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I CAN'T STAND UP FOR FALLING DOWN

Performance/ 05 Dec 2003 - 05 Dec 2003

€12

I Can't Stand Up for Falling Down' is the award winning Welsh company Earthfall’s latest piece of work. It's a fast, furious and fervent performance of extreme dance, film, live music, DJ and stand-up as six characters go in search…

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IN THE ROUND

Performance/ 05 Dec 2003 - 05 Dec 2003

€12

Choreographed by Nanette Kincaid In the Round is "a superb, tongue in cheek duet. Intentionally absurd, but hopelessly romantic - technically immaculate yet awkward, fumbling and dreadfully wrong. Witty and compassionate, this piece plays with opera with beguiling ease. Madam…

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SOMETHING OLD, SOMETHING NEW, SOMETHING BORROWED, SOMETHING BLUE

05 Dec 2003 - 05 Dec 2003

€12

Chorographed by Julie LockettFeaturing Julie Lockett and Jennifer FleenorA tale about two women and their dresses follows the success of choreographer Julie Locketts work tank for RunDance Initiatives which was nominated for the Sexiest Show Award in last year’s Fringe.…

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