LED BY CATHY COUGHLAN
IF WALLS COULD TALK
25 SEPTEMBER – 19 OCTOBER
Presented in association with 14 Henrietta Street, Dublin.
Led by cutting-edge choreographer and visual artist Cathy Coughlan, IF WALLS COULD TALK explored the themes of home and homelessness – past, present and future. Involving eighteen participants in an insightful creative process, the project included a specially arranged tour by Head of Visitor Experience Gemma Sexton, and on-site practice to inspire discussion and choreography. IF WALLS COULD TALK culminated in 3 moving, promenade performances in the rooms of 14 Henrietta Street, Dublin on Saturday 19 October 2020.
THE CHOREOGRAPHY PROJECT is a regular feature of the BROADREACH audience engagement programme. It offers people the opportunity to work with professional choreographers in the exploration of contemporary dance theatre. Find out more here…
THE CHOREOGRAPHY PROJECT No. 15 | INFORMAL SHOWING
WHEN | SATURDAY 19 OCTOBER 2019
Showing 1. 5.30pm
Showing 2. 6.15pm
Showing 3. 7pm
WHERE | 14 HENRIETTA STREET, DUBLIN 1.
TICKETS | FREE – admittance is on a first-come, first-served basis. Please arrive early to avoid disappointment.
Wheelchair access is available.
ABOUT CATHY COUGHLAN
Cathy Coughlan is a multidisciplinary artist working across visual arts, film and dance-theatre contexts to create hybrid works for gallery and theatre spaces nationwide, as well as devising site specific and community responsive projects. Most recently she choreographed and directed Killing Time, which was the culmination of her third dance residency at Rua Red Arts Centre, made possible by the Arts Council’s – Dance Artist in Residence Award – with support from South Dublin County Council.
As an artist working in a collaboration with communities she has delivered projects and performances in association with Visual Gallery Carlow, Tipperary Dance Platform, Tallaght Community Arts, RADE, Common Ground, Create, Focus Ireland, the Fatima Regeneration Project, Dunamaise Arts Centre, Dublin City Council, Dance Ireland and Coisceim Dance Theatre – Broadreach.
Cathy’s work is supported by Arts Council Ireland, Dublin City Council, South Dublin Co.Co. Arts Office, Rua Red Arts Centre, Laois County Council, Kildare Co.Co., Dance Ireland and Shawbrook.