By Irish Baroque Orchestra
What happens when you mix baroque with rock, blues and folk? The answer is a lunch hour filled with swinging rhythms and jazzy toe-tapping riffs!Enjoy a very different view of the Irish Baroque Orchestra this autumn as they team up with jazz drummer Kevin Brady to present the first Irish performances of Groove Theory.
Composed by jazz violinist Hollis Taylor (USA), Groove Theory was Inspired by the scientific notion of String Theory, which is one way of explaining the existence of our universe, Through her music, Hollis creates her own “theory of everything”, in which all music must swing and dance, sway, pulse and groove.
And indeed it does. Uplifting and imaginative, this colourful music is quite simply….groovy!
This event includes a talk on music, science and all things baroque, with Monica Huggett, artistic director of the IBO and Grammy nominee, and special guests.
“Wow! What a knockout of a piece! I enjoyed every delicious second.”
-David Schiff, composer/music critic, Portland USA
Performance Dates, Tickets and Information
23 NOV 2012 ~ Tickets €10/8 concession
Duration: 45 mins
*Concession tickets are available, with valid identification, to Students, Senior Citizens, Equity Members and the Unwaged.
BOOKING: (+353 1) 881 9613
Group discounts available in advance only, ask to speak to Melanie or email email@example.com
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.
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.
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.