Project Arts Centre presents



Dates: 28 Oct - 28 Oct

Show Time: 8:00pm

Space Upstairs

By Goethe Institut

Admission free


Celebrating 50 years in Ireland, the Goethe Institut Dublin have commissioned an Irish/German String Machine project, a collaborative music project focusing on the composition, development and recording of new work.

Co-ordinated by Eamonn Doyle & David Donohoe, String Machine presents an opportunity for artists of diverse traditions and practices to work outside of their respective disciplines and to cultivate further avenues of ideas.

The project entailed the commissioning of new recorded works for solo stringed instruments by Donal Lunny (IRL bouzouki) and Leopold Hurt (GER Zither). These works were then used as sole source material for two recompositions by electronic artists, Eamonn Doyle/ David Donohoe (IRL) collobarating with Leopold Hurt and Stephan Mathieu (GER) with Donal Lunny.

The four new works are released on CD and form the basis for a night of collaborative improvisations between Lunny, Hurt, Mathieu and Doyle/Donohoe.

Admission is free and will be issued on a first come first served basis. To book your place contact Box Office now on 01 8819 613 or email

Performance Dates, Tickets and Information

28 OCT 2011~ Tickets Admission is free and will be issued on a first come first served basis. To book your place contact Box Office now on 01 8819 613 or email

*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 (Mon-Fri during office hours)


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.


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.

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