Liz Roche Company presents
NÄHER… CLOSER, NEARER, SOONER
at Dublin Fringe Festival 2018
Goethe-Institut, Dublin, 20 – 23 August, 2018
Liz Roche Company takes Dublin Fringe audiences on an epic dance journey through the impressive spaces of a Dublin Georgian House and connecting buildings on Merrion Square, this September.
Liz Roche Company teams up with Goethe-Institut Irland to create a magnificent new dance piece , Näher….closer, nearer, sooner, that showcases in two newly refurbished Goethe-Institut buildings, situated on one of Dublin’s grandest Georgian addresses, Merrion Square.
Performed by fifteen dancers, and written and developed by prolific Irish actor and playwright, Shane O’Reilly, audiences are taken on a thrilling dance odyssey through one of the Dublin’s most exquisite postal addresses. The show brings the audience into experiential encounters, emotions and movements, in this latest work by choreographer, Liz Roche, who in 2018 has staged many exemplary new works in stunning locations.
“Wir sind wieder zu Hause. Unser Flügel wurde gestimmt und unsere Bibliothek ist voll mit unseren Lieblingsbüchern. Komm und lass dich verzaubern.
(We are at home again. Our grand piano was tuned and our library is full of our favorite books. Come and be enchanted”).
Finola Cronin, Henry Montes, Anne-Laure Dogot and Kevin Coquelard – plus dancers from different youth groups including Dublin Youth Dance Company.
Choreographed & Devised by Liz Roche
Co-devised by Shane O’Reilly
Sound Design by Roy Carroll
Costume Design by Catherine Fay
GOETHE-INSTITUT, 37 Merrion Square, Dublin 2
Previews Thursday 20 September | 8.00pm | €12
Opens Saturday 22 September | 2.30pm & 5.30pm | €12
Runs until Sunday 23 September 2.30pm | €12
Dublin Fringe Festival, Box Office – Tel: 1850 374 643
(from Aug 29) / fringefest.com (online booking now)
**Venue is not wheelchair accessible
*Approximate duration of show – 60 Minutes
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