As part of Project 50, TheEmergencyRoom and Project Arts Centre present

Theatre

DANSE, MOROB

Dates: 12 Jan - 28 Jan

Show Time: 7.30pm

Tickets: €18 - €22

A woman searches for the remains of her father, an ex-political prisoner, whose body has been stolen from its grave.

Led by a pack of dogs, she follows their trail and uncovers the truth about his disappearance.

Written as theatrical magic realism, Danse, Morob raises key questions around the legacy and cost of radical revolutionary action.

 

Performed by Olwen Fouéré, Judith Roddy and Emmanuel Obeya
Co-Directed by Olwen Fouéré and Emma Martin
Produced by Jen Coppinger
AV Design by José Miguel Jimenez and Luca Truffarelli
Costume Design by Molly O’Cathain
Lighting Design by Sinéad Wallace
Sound Design by Denis Clohessy
Assistant Sound Design by Sinéad Diskin

 

This new work by Laurent Gaudé, written specifically for Olwen Fouéré, follows their highly successful collaboration Sodome, my love which received its world premiere at Project Arts Centre in 2010 produced by Rough Magic.

Olwen returns to Project following riverrun, her internationally acclaimed adaptation of the voice of the river in James Joyce’s Finnegans Wake, and Lessness by Samuel Beckett.

 

Post-Show Discussions:

  • Sat 14 Jan
    with Olwen Fouéré, Laurent Gaudé and Emma Martin, hosted by Diego Fasciati
  • Sat 21 Jan
    with Laurence McKeown, Olwen Fouéré, Emma Martin, Mani Obeya and Judith Roddy
    Click here for more info

 

Running time: 80 min (no interval)

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