Watch the video

Learn more about the show before you go...

Kind Words Spoken

‘Etchells' script is a masterpiece of precise observation and perfectly crafted musicality, moving subtly through love, amusement, anger, frustration and joy’. The Herald, Scotland 

For find out more about Right Here, Right Now! children’s festival and to view the full programme of events at the Ark see www.ark.ie

The Ark and Project Arts Centre present

Talks and Readings

That Night Follows Day: A Rehearsed Reading

Dates: 15 Jun - 15 Jun

Show Time: 7.30pm

Tickets: €0 (Free admission, booking required)

Forced Entertainment, producers of some of the most exciting and challenging theatre today, are coming to Project Arts Centre for The Ark’s Right Here, Right Now! a festival of children.

Working with a cast of eight to fourteen year olds, The Ark and Project Arts Centre present a rehearsed reading of Tim Etchells’ text That Night Follows Day. A funny, provocative and beautifully poetic piece that exposes the facts, fibs and excuses adults make up for children.

Performed by children, for adults, it invites us to take a playful look at the way we project our world onto those around us. With alarming clarity and humour, the children reveal the ways in which we are all constrained and created by the words we hear.

You feed us.
You dress us.
You watch us when we are sleeping.
You lay down the law.
You explain that night follows day.

Forced Entertainment’s renowned artistic director and writer Tim Etchells has seen his work exhibited internationally. This is the first time a rehearsed reading of his text will be created and presented in Ireland.

The
Big, Bold
Book Now
Button

Click for instant happiness.

Call the Box Office:

+353 1 8819 613

Age Recommendation: For Grown-ups
Duration: 55 Minutes

Writer: Tim Etchells
Director: Mathew Evans, Forced Entertainment

Right Here Right Now! is supported by the Creative Ireland Programme’s National Creativity Fund and is part of Cruinniú na nÓg. Cruinniú na nÓg is supported by RTE.

Right Here Right Now! is supported by the Creative Ireland Programme's National Creativity Fund and is part of of Cruinniú na nÓg. Cruinniú na nÓg is supported by RTE.

Click here to find out more about accessible seating at Project Arts Centre

 

 

Last From the Newsroom

PROJECT FATIMA: ALL IN

LOCKDOWN LETTERS

Hi there,  How are you doing today? We hope you and your family are staying safe and sane during these strange days. We've been thinking about how we stay connected. It's not easy. Some of us have to stay indoors all the time. Others mostly all of the time. We've had letters and postcards through our letterboxes that made us smile. We've got emotional sending messages of support and solidarity to others. Some of us have wifi, Social Media and laptops. Some of us don't. So, we're starting LOCKDOWN LETTERS. To try to stay connected to as many of our…

Read More

Future Forecast Online

Who “gets” access to cultural and creative spaces? What happens to a “programme” when no rules apply? How does a building and an organisation inform the art it facilitates/creates/presents and how does that art, in turn, impact it? What questions are artists asking and how can a cultural organisation help artists explore potential answers? Future Forecast is a multiway transmission with 2020+ vision. In the future, everyone is an artist, everyone is the audience, and everyone is invited. Una Mullally   This summer, Project Arts Centre was going to present Future Forecast, a series of events and artistic interventions forming…

Read More
Visit the Newsroom