Dublin Dance Festival are back at Project Arts Centre this May with an exciting line up for 2010.
FIVE WAYS TO DROWN | JUNK ENSEMBLE (IRL) | 8 & 9 MAY | 8PM | 22/18 (CONC)
Five Ways to Drown takes a look inside the lives of ordinary people to expose the sadness and absurdity of everyday life.
Commissioned by Dublin Dance Festival 2010. junk ensemble are part of PROJECT CATALYST, an initiative of Project Arts Centre.
ROS INDEXICAL & SPIRALING DOWN | YVONNE RAINER (USA) | 11 & 12 MAY | 8PM | 22/18 (CONC)
Two works by legendary choreographer Yvonne Rainer. RoS Indexical invokes the furore that accompanied the first performance of Stravinskys Rite of Spring and Spiraling Down take its inspiration from newspaper photos, soccer moves, ballet, Steve Martin and much more.
AEROWAVES DOUBLE BILL | SE NN RICORDO MALE | NNCHALANCE (ITALY)
YOUR GIRL | ALESSANDRO SCIARRONI (ITALY)
12 & 13 MAY | 7PM | 16/13 (CONC)
Se nn ricordo male (If I remember correctly) traces the point at which memories are conceived by and subsequently leave thebody.
Your girl focuses on themes of love and desire based on Flauberts Madame Bovary. (This performance contains nudity)
REPAIR | VICKY SHICK (USA) | 13 & 14 MAY | 8PM | 22/18 (CONC)
An intimate duet. When a series of interruptions occur, the result is an explosion of extravagance, exuberance and vulnerability from a virtuosic dancer.
GIMP | A HEIDI LATSKY / ALLIGER ARTS PRODUCTION (USA) |15 & 16 MAY | 8PM | 22/18 (CONC)
A collision of disability and dance. GIMP examines the uncompromising way we are often identified or defined by our physicality, leading us to re-think our expectations of dance.
THE WAYSIDE & BETWEEN THE SHINGLE AND THE DUNE | LAïLA DIALLO (CANADA/UK)| 15 & 16 MAY | 7PM | 16/13 (CONC)
Two works by an exciting new voice from the UK. A solo inspired by the theme of departure explores fragility and resilience, while a duet looks for unity amidst an ever changing landscape.
BASSO OSTINATO | CATERINA SAGNA (FRANCE/ITALY) | 17 & 18 MAY 8PM | 22/18 (CONC)
Three men sitting, drinking, smoking, dancing and talking. Stuck together, they search for a way out of their first conversation.
DOUBLE BILL SWIMMING WITH MY MOTHER | DAVID BOLGER (IRL)
A CORPO LIBERO (FREE STYLE) | SILVIA GRIBAUDI (ITALY)
19 MAY, 6PM | 20 MAY, 7PM | 16/13 (CONC)
In Swimming with my Mother CoisCéims David Bolger takes a lesson from his mother Madge, but will the water be to his liking?
A CORPO LIBERO (FREE STYLE) takes an ironic look at the female condition. A CORPO LIBERO is presented as part of Aerowaves.
AD VITAM | CARLOTTA SAGNA (FRANCE/ITALY) | 21 & 22 MAY | 8PM | 22/18 (CONC)
Inspired by the advertising slogan For men who know how to live Sagna looks to the others, those less at ease with their lives, the people inept at living.
Performance Dates, Tickets and Information
8 – 22 MAY~ Tickets
From 13 – 22
*Concession tickets are available, with valid identification, to Students, Senior Citizens, Equity Members and the Unwaged.
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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. Hungry?
Want to grab a bite to eat before the show? Why not pop down to Milano Restaurant in Temple Bar and pick their pre-theatre menu – Pizza, Pasta or Salad plus and a glass of wine – for just 12.50. Available from 5pm -7pm, just show your tickets or email booking confirmation to avail of this offer.
And if you’re in a rush remember that Milano also delivers to Project Arts Centre. Choose from a range of delicious made to order pizzas delivered to you in our bar. No queues and no need to even leave the building. Ask a member of our bar staff for more information.milano