Tag Archive | Dance

Indonesia: Director calls for LGBT+ debate after film ban

Indonesia: Director calls for LGBT+ debate after film ban

An Indonesian director who received death threats over his latest film warned against a return to authoritarianism on Friday, calling for more debate on LGBT+ issues. Garin Nugroho’s “Memories of my Body”, about a male dancer exploring his sexuality and gender identity, has won prestigious awards and been shown at international film festivals. But its […]

Live Collision 10th Edition: Projects Arts Centre – 24 to 27 April 2019

Live Collision 10th Edition: Projects Arts Centre – 24 to 27 April 2019

The 10th edition of Live Collision International Festival (LCIF2019), Ireland’s leading live arts festival, will take over the Project Arts Centre in Dublin, from 24 until 27 April, 2019. Featuring 18 eclectic events, including 15 Irish Premieres and 2 World Premieres by 38+ groundbreaking artists from across Europe, the UK and Ireland, the programme includes […]

Hard to Be Soft: A Belfast Prayer for Edinburgh Int Festival 2019

Hard to Be Soft: A Belfast Prayer for Edinburgh Int Festival 2019

Hard to Be Soft: A Belfast Prayer announced for 2019 Edinburgh International Festival The Edinburgh International Festival has announced its 2019 festival programme, which promises to bring the best of theatre, music, and dance from across the world to Scotland’s capital. The global celebration of culture will include performances of ‘Hard to Be Soft: A Belfast […]

Dance Theatre: Liz Roche Company presents  NÄHER… CLOSER, NEARER, SOONER

Dance Theatre: Liz Roche Company presents NÄHER… CLOSER, NEARER, SOONER

After a sold our run at Dublin Fringe Festival last September, and with an overwhelming demand for a remount, Liz Roche Company returns with Näher….closer, nearer, sooner next month. This multi-disciplinary dance show was originally created to showcase the Goethe-Institut’s newly refurbished buildings, situated on one of Dublin’s grandest Georgian addresses, Merrion Square. Roche gathers again the […]

Cork: Celebrate body positivity at Quarter Block Party, 8-10 February

Cork: Celebrate body positivity at Quarter Block Party, 8-10 February

Quarter Block Party is set to inject colour, energy, and life into Cork city, from Friday 8th February to Sunday 10th February, with over 130 of the freshest high-calibre artists in theatre, music, and dance, performing in the city’s venues, bars, and outdoor spaces. For their fifth edition, the festival is putting the body front […]

Out Now! Sept/Oct 2018 Issue of EILE Magazine – FREE!

Out Now! Sept/Oct 2018 Issue of EILE Magazine – FREE!

Welcome to the September/October 2018 issue of EILE Magazine Bursting with goodies, this edition sees some great musical artistes gracing our pages, like STF, Jared Dylan, MIKA and the NI’s Japanese Popstars. Scott De Buitléir interviews longtime LGBT and civil rights activist, Tonie Walsh, about his upcoming show, I AM TONIE WALSH, and Stephen Spillane raises […]

Dance: Cloud Study – Smock Alley Theatre, Dublin

Dance: Cloud Study – Smock Alley Theatre, Dublin

John Scott’s Irish Modern Dance Theatre brings his wildly-acclaimed dance piece, Cloud Study, to Dublin, in a show that chases dreams, memories and home. Following sell-out performances and standing ovations at Galway International Arts Festival 2018 last July, John Scott stages Cloud Study, his wild, beautiful, and explosive ‘running dance’ with music by Ryan Vail at Smock […]