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Dublin Theatre Festival presents
Dates: 29 Sep - 16 Oct
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Una McKevitt blends fiction and reality in a show starring PJ Gallagher which considers the possibilities of a new world
An Icelandic play which oscillates between anarchy, sitcom and Beckettian gravity
A theatre show in three distinct parts: an electronic music concert, a Tai Chi class and a conference
An experimental opera about a hermit-like woman who believes that she is the last of the Sirens
A tale of two reluctant heroes – Kowalski and Vera
A look ahead from a year of revolution and unrest into our uncertain future
Get more from the festival with Festival+, a series of panel discussions, critical events and work in progress showcases.
Post-show Talking Theatre events will also take place and can be found on individual show pages.
Admission to Festival+ events is free but ticketed unless otherwise specified. Advance booking is advised as seats are limited. These tickets will become available to book on Tuesday 16 August.
The Festival Club is open to all artists and audiences on Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights during the festival for pre- and post-show food and drinks.
Mon – Thu until 11.30pm
Fri – Sat until 12.30pm
Please note that the Bar will be closed during performances.
A major new dance theatre performance The Circus Animals’ Desertion is a poetic response to the imagining of nations, inspired by the Automatic Script experiments of Georgie and William Butler Yeats in which they called upon the spirit world to assist with their creativity.
‘It will take place in a theatre, but it is not a play. It is a campaign. You will watch a re-enactment of the past 50 years of violent political conflict. We are working with former IRA Volunteers. It’s four and a half hours long. There’ll be a bar and a live band, maybe bingo.’
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August 30 2019, at 11:13am
Welcome to a brand new season of theatre, dance, performance and visual art at Project Arts Centre. We can’t wait for you to experience some of the many exhilarating, thought provoking and fun events and collaborations we’ve assembled for you throughout the 2019/20 season. We’ll be announcing more works for the season in the coming months, but in the meantime, we have over 40 productions, events and exhibitions for you to experience. This year we have approached our programme in a new way. We want to take you beyond a list of events and instead put an equal focus on…Read More
June 17 2019, at 01:10pm
Project Arts Centre is powered by creative ideas, critical thinking and debate. Artists and audiences are often first to forecast the future – for good and for ill. As we look to our future in an uncertain world, which is leaning towards populism, tokenism, and right wing conservative politics, we want to engage in a conversation about contemporary Ireland and the arts. We want to peel back the skin to see how artists are faring and examine the ways in which our arts community can reflect, mediate, challenge and shape our collective fate. Where does our future lie? As part…Read More