Exclusive previews and one-off experiences from just €5 a month
Learn more about the show before you go...
“Mufutau Yusuf unassumingly takes the stage before his fingers start flying, leading his body into circular movements… Yusuf delights in his ability to transition from tiny isolated movements to large jumps and torso undulations and back again, effortlessly, as if he is having a conversation with himself” Cindy Placenti, The Dance Enthusiast
“Aoife McAtamney is spellbinding in a solo that unfolds like rapid shifts in memory. Her haunting Celtic voice sings acapella as her supple, searching movements convey a natural femininity” Cindy Placenti, The Dance Enthusiast “Ranging from simplicity of Mary Nunan to poetic angst of Mufutau Yusuf.. to infectious rhythms of Liam O Scanlain … to wild fantasy-inducing people-forest of John Scott” Wendy Perron, Dance Magazine
“John Scott brings the esoteric universe of German and Italian opera to a more accessible level… Scott capers between two selves, human and mythological, creating an environment where evil conquers darkness and the need for escape is imminent. His singing voice - a colossal, reverberating tenor - shoots through the space like a comet” Cindy Placenti, The Dance Enthusiast
Irish Modern Dance Theatre in partnership with Dance Ireland, Project Arts Centre, Irish Arts Center and 92nd Street Y at Harkness Dance Foundation, New York
Dates: 02 Jul - 03 Jul
Show Time: 7:30pm
Irish Modern Dance Theatre, in partnership with Dance Ireland, Project Arts Centre, Irish Arts Center and 92Y at Harkness Dance Center, New York, presents a unique showcase of Irish and Irish-American choreography, featuring work by top Irish and Irish-American choreographers representing a wide perspective on modern Irish identity and varying influences on Irish dance, from traditional to contemporary.
Featuring choreography by Oona Doherty, Mary Nunan, Darrah Carr, Dylan Quinn, Liam O Scanláin, Mufutau Yusuf, and John Scott.
Be an earlybird and don’t pay €2 more on the door!
We’re committed to keeping our prices affordable. Our tickets are at their most expensive from 6pm on the day of the show, so you can get the best possible value by booking in advance!
Click for instant happiness.
Call the Box Office:+353 1 8819 613
Duration: Approx. 80 mins
Age Recommendation: Suitable for all ages
Post-show Discussion: 2 & 3 July
Tuesday 2 July
Darrah Carr and Dancers, USA – Dancing the Great Arc (excerpt) | Oona Doherty, Down – Almost Blue | Aoife McAtamney, Dublin – Skin Songs | Liam O Scanláin, Mayo – Nascanna | Mufutau Yusuf, Meath – Pidgin
Wednesday 3 July
Oona Doherty, Down – Almost Blue | Mary Nunan, Limerick – The Movement | Dylan Quinn, Fermanagh – Fulcrum (excerpt)| John Scott, Dublin – Heroes (excerpt)| Mufutau Yusuf, Meath – Pidgin | Justine Doswell, Dublin – The thing is
Bundle Offer: Save 25% when you book tickets to both nights – Bargain!
A talk, film screening and workshops take place in Dance Ireland’s DanceHouse studios July 1st, 2nd and 4th. You can see the full programme listing for events in DanceHouse Here
Supported by The Arts Council of Ireland, Dublin City Council, Culture Ireland, and Irish Arts Center and 92Y at Harkness Dance Center, New York
Dancer from the Dance-New Dance Ireland is a new festival happening in New York’s 92nd Street Y and in Dublin at Project Arts Centre and Dance Ireland, curated by John Scott, Artistic Director of Irish Modern Dance Theatre. The festival focuses on Irish choreographers both from Ireland and from the US. Celebrating the vibrancy and diversity of Irish choreography, Dancer from the Dance is a partnership between Irish Modern Dance Theatre, Project Arts Centre, Dance Ireland, and 92nd Street Y and Irish Arts Center, New York.
June 12 2020, at 10:55am
Exactly 20 years ago the new purpose-built premises of Project Arts Centre reopened amidst huge expectations and speculations on its capacities to live up to its artist-led ethos and continue its creative path dedicated to experimentation and radical practices. There were sceptics and critical voices addressing both the context of the development of the Temple Bar Cultural Quarter and spectacle-oriented, consumer-driven cultural production which some feared Project’s subversive spirit might fall prey to after its refurbishment. An anniversary at most times is an important opportunity to reflect, especially during such transformative moments as those we are living through right now.…Read More
May 05 2020, at 11:38am
Hi there, How are you doing today? We hope you and your family are staying safe and sane during these strange days. We've been thinking about how we stay connected. It's not easy. Some of us have to stay indoors all the time. Others mostly all of the time. We've had letters and postcards through our letterboxes that made us smile. We've got emotional sending messages of support and solidarity to others. Some of us have wifi, Social Media and laptops. Some of us don't. So, we're starting LOCKDOWN LETTERS. To try to stay connected to as many of our…Read More