Over sixty of Ireland’s finest young wind, brass and percussion players have been selected to play in this year’s Irish Youth Wind Ensemble – a week-long music course where young musicians can hone their talents under the guidance of professional conductors and musicians culminating in a highly-charged performance in the O'Reilly Theatre, Belvedere.
In this piece, two dancers work to support - physically - each other's movement ventures to create a dynamic, rhythmical and physical duet. The work uses principles of contemporary dance to explore the idea of support, trust and vulnerability in the arts. The question is... how much further can you go with a bit of support?
An Evening with Great Irish Writers is an intoxicating mix of humour and pathos, satire and astute observation supplied by some of Ireland’s most famous writers of the past - Jonathan Swift, Oscar Wilde, W B Yeats, J M Synge, Percy French, James Joyce, Sean O’Casey and more.