Dance / 23-24 May 2011


Tickets: 20
Show Time: 8:00pm

Space Upstairs
By Compagnie Sui Generis (France)
FRACTALE (2009) & -transire- (2010)
FRACTALE begins with a simple touch. Three dancers, standing on stage in swimwear, add layer upon layer of simple touches to become a constantly moving sculpture. Set to music from Henry Purcell’s Dido and Aeneas, this mesmerising trio evokes a sense of spirituality from the complex patterns created by its simple structure.
In -transire-, two dancers and two vocalists share the stage. Both couples follow a score which takes them on intimate yet separate journeys, from harmonious beginnings to the heightened energy of a trance-like state. Breadth and clarity give way to a frantic breakdown of flow as the performers seem to lose themselves in various states of consciousness – before calm descends and a sense of wonder settles.
Emmanuelle Vo-Dinh is a French choreographer of Vietnamese heritage. She founded her company, Sui Generis, in 1998. Frequently collaborating across art forms, Vo-Dinh’s work draws on many influences including scientific and gender research, and is often subtle and thoughtful. Sui Generis has been based in Rennes since 2004.
There will be a Post-show discussion on Tuesday 24
Performance Dates, Tickets and Information
8PM, 23 & 24 MAY 2011~
Tickets: €20/18 (CONC)
Duration – 70 mins (Including interval)
There will be a Post-show discussion on Tuesday 24
*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.
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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.
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.


As part of the 2011 Dublin Dance Festival programme.
FRACTALE (2009) & -transire- (2010)
Concept/ choreography : Emmanuelle Vo-Dinh
Dancers: Alexia Bigot, Maeva Cunci, Cyril Geeroms
Vocalists: Camille Kerdellant, David Monceau
Lighting: Françoise Michel

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