“My childhood landscape was not land but the end of the land – the cold, salt, running hills of the Atlantic. I sometimes think my vision of the sea is the clearest thing I own.” -Sylvia Plath
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For SHORELINE Denis Clohessy created the composition SAIL AWAY, which was performed by Encore Voices on 24 November.
Denis has worked with many Irish dance and theatre companies including CoisCéim/Anu The Abbey Theatre, The Gate Theatre, Rough Magic, Fishamble, Junk Ensemble, Fabulous Beast and Corn Exchange. He won the Irish Times theatre award for Best Design Sound in 2011. In 2016 Pat Kinevane’s play ‘Silent’ (Fishamble) won an Olivier award for which Denis composed the music. His work in Film and Television includes music for the feature films Older than Ireland (Snack box Films), The Irish Pub (Atom Films) and His and Hers (Venom Film).
GAELSCOIL NA FUINSEOIGE
Tá áthas an domhain ar Ghaelscoil na Fuinseoige a bheith páirteach sa tionscnamh iontach seo. Bhain an pásití sár-taitneamh agus tairbhe as a bheith ag obair le Philippa agus Denis ó Coiscéim agus seasfaidh an taithí sin leo i gcónaí.
PRINCIPAL Aisling Uí Fhéich; CLASS TEACHER Caitriona Scollard; TEACHER, Katy Dobey; TEACHER Jessica de Lása
Encore Voices is a mixed choir with over 70 members based in the Goatstown/Stillorgan area of Dublin. Founded in 2015, the choir is guided by Musical Director John Doyle and supported by pianist Maria Geheran. The choir will be singing on Grafton Street on the 8th of December to support Laura Lynn Children’s Hospice and will be performing at the Merchants Quay Ireland Christmas Concert. 2019 will see them perform Puccini’s Messa Di Gloria and a concert entitled “A Night at the Opera.
dlr ARTS OFFICE
Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council views the arts as an important service that contributes to the quality of life for those who live in, work in and visit the County. We are extremely proud of our reputation as a supportive home for the arts, since 1994 the Council’s Arts Office has commissioned and produced an exciting range of festivals, exhibitions, artist residencies, schools projects, arts and health initiatives and public art programmes in order to grow and sustain local arts development.
WHERE | DLR LEXICON
DATE | Saturday 24 November 2018
TIMES | 2pm, 3pm and 4pm
DURATION | 30mins
FREE ADMISSION | All welcome, open to friends, family and members of the public.