Liv O Donoghue

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Butterflies and Bones

Butterflies and Bones Project Arts Centre, Dublin **** In the context of the remembering of 1916, in Ireland and the world, Butterflies and Bones(...)

Sibéal Davitt. Photograph: Luca Truffarelli

Commemorative art is usually fixed and inert: solid monuments providing a frozen history lesson for future generations. A performance has a shorter(...)

Bryan O’Connell and Liv O’Donoghue in With Raised Arms. Photograph: Luca Truffarelli

Many novels are started, fewer are finished. The bane of the aspiring novelist, or any artist, is the inertia caused by inactivity. Leave a novel, (...)

Scene from Russell Maliphant’s Still Current. Photograph: Warren du Preez

Reading Russell Maliphant’s CV, nothing fits together: ballet, t’ai chi, martial arts and deep-tissue massage. Watching his choreography, it comes tog(...)

With Raised Arms: poses questions of self-determination and audience expectations
Ten/With Raised Arms
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  • February 3, 2014, 17:13

Ten/With Raised ArmsFirkin Crane, Cork****There has been debate recently about the placement of the word “homophobe” on the spectrum of hate. In With (...)

Some feat: Ashley Chen and Kevin Coquelard in Actions, by Irish Modern Dance Theatre

For once, a glint of light in the tunnel of recession is not from the blade of an approaching axe but a welcome flash of optimistic endeavour. A new (...)

Me & My Money

Are you a saver or a spender?Definitely not a saver. It can be tricky as a dancer to earn a good living. I get by living hand to mouth, project to pro(...)

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