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Commissioned by Bealtaine Festival in partnership with Dublin Dance Festival. A CoisCéim BROADREACH Project
Dates: 03 May - 05 May
Show Time: 4.00pm
Presented as part of Bealtaine @ Temple Bar
Grandchildren bring your Grandparents!
Come and take part in A LIFE OF PLAY where everyone can create, anyone can dance and all can play. Use your body, move to music, dress up and explore in a playground of the imagination – a place of mischievous, magical invention where fun feels right at home.
A LIFE OF PLAY is a creative dance and play project for children aged 5 -10 and their older family members aged 50+. Pair up and join Emma O’Kane on 3, 4 or 5 May at Project Arts Centre. Then on Sunday 6 May, everyone is invited to PLAY outdoors together in Meeting House Square, all as part of Bealtaine @ Temple Bar and Dublin Dance Festival.
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Duration: 90 mins
Suitable for young people aged 5 -10 and adults aged 50+
Commissioned by Bealtaine Presented in association with Dublin Dance Festival. A CoisCéim BROADREACH Project
Emma O’Kane is a freelance dancer and choreographer. She trained at the Perm State Choreographic Academy, Russia. Emma has been a member of CoisCéim Dance Theatre since 2001 and recently toured Australia with THE WOLF AND PETER. Dance Europe voted Emma Outstanding Dancer Of The Year for her performance in CoisCéim’s production of FAUN. Recent credits include THE SIN EATERS, ANU Productions at Dublin Theatre Festival. Other performance credits include THESE ROOMS & FALLING OUT OF STANDING (ANU/CoisCéim); CENTENARY ( RTÉ); and THE DEAD (Abbey Theatre).
Her solo, 160 VOICES was commissioned by the GPO Public Art Commission as part of EMBODIED, Dublin Dance Festival. She choreographed SILENT MOVES, a film by Aideen Barry (Ignite! Mayo), which won Modern Ireland in 100 Artworks 2015. Other choreographic credits include UNDERNEATH (Fishamble); JOCKEY, BEES!, FARM and CARE (Willfredd Theatre) THE CHILEAN TRILOGY (Prime Cut Productions) ANGEL MEADOW, LAUNDRY, BASIN (ANU Productions), THE BALLET RUSE (co-created with Muirne Bloomer). She has worked with director Oonagh Kearney on two award-winning dance films: HER MOTHER’S DAUGHTERS and THE WAKE. She is a member of Project Arts Centre and has an MA in Dance from the University of Limerick.
February 28 2018, at 02:41pm
UPDATE: We're open from 1pm today, Saturday 3 Mar, with all performances (matinee and evening performances) to go ahead as scheduled. Please take care when travelling and allow extra travel time. If you have booked tickets to a performance on Saturday 3 Mar but are unable to attend please contact our box office on Monday and we will exchange your ticket to another performance. Please note that due to the large volume of customer queries, we may not be able to respond to your request straight away. We endeavour to be in contact with all customers in the coming days, thank…Read More
January 30 2018, at 10:38am
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