In celebration of #InternationalDanceDay I’m excited to release this short film myself and Olwyn Lyons choreographed almost a year ago. So much has happened over the past year and it’s great to have a window into our creative process at the time. Music by Barnt, filming by Gavin FitzGerald, Colin Daggeringson and art direction by […]Read more "nine to five"
Tickets are now on sale for ‘Embodied’ at the GPO next month. I’m so excited to be performing ‘Fógraím / I Proclaim’, a piece devised with Tristan Rosenstock. Places are very limited so do book a ticket if interested >> http://www.dublindancefestival.ie/programme/performance/embodied-at-the-GPO Photo by Luca TruffarelliRead more "‘Embodied’ at the GPO 20-22 April 2016"
Myself and Aine Ní Laoghaire will be teaching bilingual summer camps during the week at The elbowroom, Stoneybatter. If your kids are interested in drama, dance and storytelling, do get in contact..it’ll be a lovely experience with a little showing at the end. Beidh mé féin agus Aine Ní Laoghaire ag múineadh campaí dátheangacha an […]Read more "Gaeltacht Summer Camps @ The Elbowroom"
Brrrrrrr, is it just me or is it getting darker and colder already? Why not spend an evening learning some sean-nós steps and getting a good sweat going?? I’ll be running classes on Mondays, Tuesday AND Wednesday in different venues so there should be a class to accommodate everyone. Check out the schedule over on […]Read more "Autumn sean-nós dance schedule"
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!"
Here’s a short interview I did for RTÉ’s TwoTube talking all about my latest project Trip-nós!Read more "Trip-nós on RTÉ’s TwoTube"
I’m teaching a sean-nós workshop this Sunday, 30 September, as part of an amazing charity event ‘A Day of Dance for Lily Mae’. I can’t get over the line-up for the day with workshops led by some of the country’s leading dancers and choreographers. It’s an honour to be teaching at the same event! My […]Read more "Dancing for Lily Mae"
I tried out a little experiment at Electric Picnic this weekend – sean-nós dancing mixed with techno. Hmmmm, it sounds funny at first but it worked (I swear)! I was lucky to have two great dancers with me – Emma O’Sullivan and Marion Ní Chonghaíle as well and two star musicians Ruth McKiernan and Cormac […]Read more "And then there was ‘Trip Nós’.."
Hi all! So I’m only recovering now from an amazing weekend at Electric Picnic. The craic was ninety (as usual) but the weather really made it special..delighted!
I performed in An Puball Gaeilge on Saturday and Sunday as part of An Cabaret Craiceáilte, presented by Rónán Mac Aodh Bhuí. The show on Saturday streamed in Live Trad and here’s a clip taken from that!Read more "Performance at Electric Picnic 2012"
Here’s a lovely picture taken recently by photographer Knut Utler at Féile Joe Éinniú in Carna. I’ve been busy enough dancing at different gigs and festivals so sibealdavitt.com is looking very neglected (sorry about that!). Plenty of photos, films and more to come!Read more "Quick hello"