A short interview with Nicky Byrne about my new show ‘Trip-Nós’ as part of the St. Patrick’s Festival Highlights – check it out around 21.17! St. Patrick’s Festival Hightlights We were absolutely thrilled with the performance on the night. Have a look at some of the photos:Read more "Trip-Nós in the St. Patrick’s Festival Highlights"
Here are some photos from the official launch of the 2013 St. Patrick’s Festival. I’m kitted out in my funky attire representin’ Trip-Nós and joined by Minister Jimmy Deenihan, Susanna Lagan Director of St. Patrick’s Festival and cellist Kate Ellis. There were also some photos of me with a large python wrapped around me but […]Read more "St. Patrick’s Festival 2013 Launch"
Attention Dublin-based dancers and movers: Where will you be next Thursday, 14 March at around 6.30pm? Oh yes, at the Culture Box in Temple Bar for a deadly disco session with a twist as part of the St. Patrick’s Day Festival! Trip-nós – it’s disco but not as you know it. Experience a completely unique […]Read more "Trip-Nós for I ❤ My City"
Check out my first public appearance in a tutu for years.. TG4 will air the 150th episode of Imeall on Valentines Day so go ahead – be seduced by the arts! Bígí meallta ag na healaíonaRead more "Fall in love with the Arts on Imeall!"
Trip-nós (where two sessions collide) is a minute long dance film mixing sean-nós and contemporary dance with electronic and traditional Irish music. The idea originated at Electric Picnic last year as a live show mixing sean-nós dance and trad music with a track entitled Inspector Norse by the acclaimed Norwegian DJ Todd Terje and was […]Read more "Trip-nós (where two sessions collide)"
I got together yesterday with an old school friend, Kyrstin Healy, who’s now working as a freelance photographer. It was a really lovely experience, catching up and collaborating with someone so creative and open to new ideas. Scenes were shot mainly in the Iveagh Gardens and also at the back of the National Concert Hall. […]Read more "Dance shoot with Kyrstin Healy"
I’ve recently been working with Coiscéim Creative Steps on a multi-media, contemporary dance piece on the theme of internet hacking and identity theft. Frame by Frame explores the different stages of identity theft through dance from the logging of valuable information online to the loss of he person’s identity. Inspiration for the piece was drawn […]Read more "Frame by Frame"
Coiscéim Broadreach is screening dance films on October 5th which will be the premiere of my film ‘Restless’. If anyone is interested in coming, get in contact with me at firstname.lastname@example.org and I’ll send you out an invite.Read more "Dance Film Screening"
I’ll be starting a new term of sean-nós dance classes in Club Chonradh na Gaeilge on Harcourt St. The class will be on a Wednesday evening from 6:30 – 7:30, starting on October 5th and running through to Christmas. The price is €10 a class. To reserve a place, contact me at email@example.com Fáilte roimh […]Read more "New Term"
Attention Steppers! I’m thinking of organising a few jig and reel workshops in south Dublin in the next few weeks. It’ll be a good chance for total beginners to learn the basics and also for improvers to practice some crucial details. Send me an e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org if you’re interested so that I have an […]Read more "Sean-Nós Workshops"