Catherine O’Reilly, Sarah Ryan, Nora Rodriguez and Talia Hinojosa, Stephanie Dufresne and Dagmara Jerzak.
Guest Choreographers & Teachers
Choreographers John Scott and Marguerite Donlon, teachers Elena Giannotti, Philip Connaughton, Laura Macken and Michelle Boulé.
Reworking of Blue
Inspired by a meeting with David de Rothchild, the central concept of Blue was to address the problems of plastic in our oceans through dance. The piece premiered on 28 October 20122 at the n.o.w dance saar festival in Saarbruecken SST. Reworking of Blue represents nature’s incredible beauty whilst communication the shocking damage plastic is causing our environment.
Choreography by Marguerite Donlon
Music by Ben Frost and Claas Willeke
Body Mosaic is a work for six exceptional dancers is a development of John Scott’s work Body Duet. In this piece the dancers clash layers of poetic and highly physical dance material, attempting to create one body and evoke one mind, using their breath to generate movements.
Choreographer by John Scott
Music by Blackfish (James Everest and Joel Pickard).
Irish World Academy of Music and Dance, Limerick on 22 August
Firkin Crane, Cork on 23 August
DanceHouse, Dublin on 24 August
Costume: Roisin Lennon
Technical Manager: Kevin Smith