Preview: 22 Sep 1.15pm €11
“499km of border to walk – because we don’t know how else to respond to what is happening?”
A performance in three language sets: Gaeilge, English and Dance.
Two Irishmen walk into a theatre: one from America and one from Ireland.
Two men walk Irishly into an amharclann.
Two Irishmen walk the border between the Republic and The North, then into a theatre.
This duet traces a border, looking for midlands, mid folks and inbetweeners. It describes the familial lineages of an Irish emigrant and an Irish native, both queer; both with aspirations to discover or uncover a future by squinting at the past.
Supported by TanzHaus Zürich. Presented by Dublin Fringe Festival. Presentation supported by Cork City Council. Developed at FRINGE LAB with the support of Dublin Fringe Festival.
Dublin Fringe Festival is home to bold ideas, brave performing arts and adventurous audiences. Fringe is a curated, multi-disciplinary festival and year-round organisation focusing on fresh and innovative approaches to the arts from Irish and international makers. The festival is where artists challenge, subvert and invigorate their disciplines and practice. Fringe features the freshest new theatre, music, live art, comedy, dance and spectacle from Irish and international artists. The 23rd edition will take place from 9 – 24 September 2017.
“499 km de theorainn chun siúl – níl a fhios againn cé chomh eile a freagra a thabhairt ar cad atá ag tarlú.”
Eipic Miotaseolaíoch Aerach Éireannach i dtrí chuid; ar dtús an tsiúlóid, den dara an dán agus sa triú dísréad le cadhc.
Cailleann agus faigheann an fheidhmíocht seo i gcleachtais deabhóideach le oilithrigh, laochra agus neasghaolta Bandia.
Baile Átha Cliath, Dún Dealgan, Béal Átha Conaill, Dúthamhlacht, Annaghmakerrig, Cluain Eois, Newtownbutler, Inis Ceithleann, Beéal Cú, Loch Naman, Béal Leice, Béal Átha Seanaidh, Paiteagó, Loch Dearg, An Doire, Port a Doras.
Ag teacht abhaile. Ag fágáil. Ag teacht agus ag imeacht.
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Duration: 60 minutes
Warning: This show contains adult themes