Joan Davis

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Jean Butler and Neil Martin in This Is an Irish Dance: “We wanted to make this really connected,” says Martin, “to get to a place where the movement was unconscious, and intuitive,” adds Butler.

There is an unmistakably relaxed air about the choreographer and performer Jean Butler as she talks about her new work, This Is an Irish Dance. Arou(...)

Choreographer Mary Nunan and dancer Katherine O’Malley working through a piece. Photograph: Kristyn Fontanella

In his book Envisioning Information, Edward Tufte shows how complicated timetables or rugged topography can be captured and simplified through innovat(...)

Beckett in the City: The Women Speak, Coláiste Mhuire, Parnell Square

Beckett in the City: The Women Speak Coláiste Mhuire, Parnell Square **** With his legendary restrictions on the female form – reduced to(...)

Emily Aoibheann from  aerial performance company Dying Breeds rehearsing in St Anthony’s Hall Church in Clontarf for  their new show Object Piggy. Emily helped launch the 21st edition of Tiger Dublin Fringe which runs  from September 7th -20th. Photograph: Leon Farrell/Photocall Ireland.

With venues as diverse as tents and trees, the Tiger Dublin Fringe is celebrating its 21st birthday in style in September. The annual festival has pu(...)