The first edition of the Butoh Festival Dublin was a great success! We had a nice crowd in for every performance (a lot traveling from outside Dublin), full workshops and lectures and showed the films to an attentive audience. Now it’s time to take a wee break, let everything settle, before we make plans for the next festival to come. Oh wait! No, we are … Continue reading After the Festival is before the Festival
The Festival starts tomorrow with an opening performance by Bridget Scott and a film by Nobuyoshi Asai. We are very excited about what we have on offer for the Irish and international audience, and we hope, so are you. There are still some spaces available in the workshops, so why not just arrive on the day! Just be there around 15-20 minutes before the starting … Continue reading It all starts tomorrow!
it was getting a bit quiet here, preparations like distributing flyers, getting t-shirts for the artists and volunteers, writing the program, making sure the dance floors are the right size…are the main work at the moment! We are getting lovely flowers from the The Yard Floral Design in Clontarf to bring some more beauty into the entrance space of the Back Loft, our t-shirts are … Continue reading 3 days of preparations left…
We reduced the prices for the lectures of Dr. Michael Weiss and Fergus Byrne to 5,- each, so you can get your daily dose of new knowledge! Continue reading Ticket prices for Lectures reduced!
..check out the group exhibition Bricks in the Rain by The Office of Public Works at Farmleigh House / Phoenix Park! One of the artists, Clare-based Kathleen Moroney has been influenced by Butoh in creating her ceramic sculpture around the ideas of Movement and Stillness. Continue reading If you are in Dublin before the Festival..
We are proud to present a selection of international Short Films at the Festival! Entries came from all corners of the world: Brazil, Russia, France, Spain, Japan, Denmark, Sweden, USA…. and we chose a beautiful group of films to be presented for the first time in Ireland. go to the film-tab above to find out which films we will show and when! Don’t forget to … Continue reading International Short Films