01 January - 08 September 2009


Tickets: 13

Dublin’s most surprising festival, Dublin Fringe Festival is back – and this year Project Arts Centre and Absolut Fringe are collaborating on four very special performances, and here they are……

A USEFUL PLAY | GERARDO NAUMANN| 4 – 8 SEPT2009, 8.30PM & 9 SEPT 2009, 6.30PM | SSPACE UPSTAIRS| €16/ €14/ €12

A play about a film yet to be made. Director and filmmaker Naumann is going to make a film based on a woman’s diary he found on the street. Using a local cast of twenty extras to bring his vision to fruition, the stage becomes a platform to test out his new film concept tentatively titled Uruguay. Don’t miss this world premiere, your chance to watch cinema being created in a theatre.

POINT BLANK | EDIT KALDOR | 6.00PM, 5 – 8 SEPT 2009 | SPACE UPSTAIRS | €16/ €14

19-year old Nada offers a glimpse of her private obsession – people watching. It’s a curious thrill to see her titillatingly candid photograph collection – she’s taken a whopping 240,000 pictures so far, everything from lovers smooching on a balcony to an angry man kicking a post box. A fascinating and absorbing form of voyeurism, and an insight into both Nada and the people she follows.

HOLIDAY | RANTERS THEATRE | 6.15PM, 5 – 9 SEPT 2009 | CUBE | €16/ €14

In a moment of relaxation and quite reflection two men unwittingly engage. Spontaneous, unaffected and thrillingly real, discussion becomes an exploration of private fantasy, hidden anxiety, personal mythology, and inexplicable behaviour. From the bar to the chaise lounge, Holiday is the journey of man’s simple complexities, set within a sparingly elegant design, complimented a contemporary baroque musical score. (Contains some bad language)

LAVENDER | JOUISSANCE PRODUCTIONS | 7PM & 9PM, 14 – 19 SEPT 2009 | CUBE | €15/ €12/€10

Let Lavender consume you, still your noisy mind and lull you back before birth, before language, to a silent space where a girl lays sleeping, waiting, in the gap between memory and premonition, between birth and death, enveloped by lavender’s languid hold. She struggles to fix herself amidst its elusive power. A power that you yourself may not withstand…



Performance Dates, Tickets and Information

4  – 20 SEPT ~ Tickets


*Concession tickets are available, with valid identification, to Students, Senior Citizens, Equity Members and the Unwaged.


BOOKING: (+353 1) 881 9613


Group discounts available in advance only, ask to speak to Melanie or email melanie@projectartscentre.ie (Mon-Fri during office hours) Seating

Our seating is unreserved so you will choose your seat on the night of the performance. We advise you to arrive at least 10 minutes before the start time as we are unable to seat patrons once a performance has begun.

Before the show, why not…?

…have a look around our gallery. During exhibitions our gallery is open Mon-Sat from 11AM until the performance begins…. …or catch up with your friends by having a drink in our bar. We offer a full bar service so if you just can’t wait to talk about the show join us afterwards for another. Parking Offer

Present your Project Art Centre ticket (evening performances only) at the Fleet Street Car Park and you will qualify for a special fixed price of just €5. Ask at box office for more information.

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