Object Piggy Lir Academy ***  It might have moments of gravity-defying thrills, but aerial dance can sometimes provide minutes of awkward (...)

Dusk Ahead

Dusk AheadProject Arts Centre****Junk Ensemble’s latest work returns to familiar territory: the state of unpredictability between pillars of certainty(...)

Damn the CircusSamuel Beckett Theatre****Those of us who have tried it will know that running away to join the circus isn’t all it’s cracked up to be.(...)

Hard truths beneath the humour
  • Stage
  • September 14, 2013, 12:00

Fit/MisfitSmock Alley****Explorations of community often descend into touchy-feely earnestness: not so Fit/Misfit, an archetypical Fringe show about f(...)

Bunking off
  • Stage
  • September 9, 2013, 14:00

BunkProject Space Upstairs**Fringe favourites Paperdolls return with an exploration of the darker side of sleep and dreams. A giant bed – rendered fou(...)

Wage against the sexist machine

WageProject Cube****Wage might be a feminist polemic about inequality and the pornographisation of the female body, but at its essence is choice. Are (...)

It’s been almost ten years since Jean Butler created her first contemporary dance performance, but her artistic concerns haven’t changed much s(...)