Project Arts Centre presents

Dance

DUBLIN DANCE FESTIVAL 2012

Dates: 11 May - 26 May

Show Time: Various times

Dance
Space Upstairs / Cube

By Dublin Dance Festival

DUBLIN DANCE FESTIVAL 2012 AT PROJECT ARTS CENTRE

Dublin Dance Festival returns to Project Arts Centre with an exciting line up for 2012

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For more information on Dublin Dance Festival, visit the festival website HERE

SCORE

8.00PM, 14 MAY & 9.30PM, 15 MAY

Arresting, speedy and very beautiful, Score grew from sound bites recorded in

Israel, where choreographer Yuval Pick grew up. Three exceptionally skilful young

dancers capture the urgency and complexity of a country where borders, languages

and cultures conflict and contradict.

TRIPLE BILL

8.00PM, 15 & 16 MAY

A dance for fingers and toes, imagined objects that fill a bare stage, and

movement woven from real-life memories make up this quirky triple bill,

featuring NOTHING for body by Howool Baek, Black by Mette Edvardsen and an

extract from Prompted Breathless by Liv O’Donoghue.

DOUBLE BILL

6.30PM, 18 & 19 MAY

A fun and witty double bill. In I will try, Alexander Andriyashkin asks the audience

to make changes to his dance while in Girls’ Dreams, Dmitrijs Gaitjukevich

demonstrates every fantasy he thinks girls have, accompanied by a cheesy

soundtrack and some very short shorts. Suitable ages 14+

THE FALLING SONG

8.00PM, 18 & 19 MAY & 6.00PM, 20 MAY

A new work from junk ensemble is something to anticipate eagerly. Performed by

an all-male cast and a live children’s choir, The Falling Song looks at the nature

of flying and falling and the dangerous relationship between the two. So quickly

wings can be replaced by crutches.

RISING

6.00PM, 22 MAY & 7.00PM, 23 MAY

Discover an emerging star of British dance. Aakash Odedra’s unique fusion of

classical Indian and contemporary dance is explored in solos created for him by

three leading choreographers Russell Maliphant, Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui and Akram

Khan alongside one of his own works.

THE BLUE BOY

9.00PM, 25 MAY & 3.00PM & 8.00PM, 26 MAY

Brokentalkers return with The Blue Boy following its success at Dublin Theatre

Festival in 2011. Dealing with the experiences of men and women who were

incarcerated as children in Catholic residential care institutions The Blue Boy

gives intense physical expression to the anguish of those who were silenced.

Suitable ages 16+, contains material that some may find disturbing.

Brokentalkers and junk ensemble are part of PROJECT CATALYST, an initiative of

Project Arts Centre.

Performance Dates, Tickets and Information

11-26 MAY 2012 ~ VARIOUS TIMES

Tickets on sale 2 April

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

BOX-OFFICE: (+353 1) 881 9613

Groups

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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