Borradh by Siobhán Ní Dhuinnín

Presented by
Dance Cork Firkin Crane

30/08/2023 - 01/09/2023

Dance Cork Firkin Crane

Photo credit: Clare Keogh

Firkin Crane Theatre, Cork: Borradh by Siobhán Ní Dhuinnín

Siobhán Ní Dhuinnín will be in residence at Dance Cork Firkin Crane in August and September

 During her residency Siobhán Ní Dhuinnín will begin researching a new piece looking at the portrayal and lived embodied experience of women's bodies in  Gaeilge songs and poems over the last 100 years. Siobhán will work with expert collaborators using modern Irish poetry, contemporary dance and music to energise and enliven, through dance, this wealth of literary insight.

Siobhán Ní Dhuinnín is a dance artist based in Cork, Ireland. Her primary focus is on place-based and site-specific work manifesting in film and live performance. Siobhán enjoys collaborative work and has created alongside poets, actors, singers, geologists, boat-builders and musicians. She has performed with Joan Davis, Jessie Keenan, Junk Ensemble, Laura Murphy, Mary Nunan and Mary Wycherley, and was a member of Croí Glan Integrated Dance Company.

Dance Artists: Sibéal Davitt, Mary Nunan
Poet: Ailbhe Ní Ghearbhuigh 
Composer, Harper, Researcher, Sound Artist: Úna Monaghan 

This work is funded by a Markievicz Award as part of the Decade of Centenaries Programme, Department of Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport and Media.

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