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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