92Y and the Irish Arts Center join forces to present this unique weekend of unparalleled Irish and Irish-American choreography. The Irish Arts Center is a leading cultural center of Irish Arts in NYC.
Featuring the dances of singular, world-class choreographers Darrah Carr, Seán Curran, Oona Doherty, Aoife McAtamney, Mary Nunan, Liv O’Donoghue, Liam Ó Scanláin, Dylan Quinn, John Scott, Mufutau Yusuf who represent a wide perspective of contemporary Irish identity and varying influences on Irish dance from traditional to contemporary now.
“As an Irish choreographer, living and working in Ireland but also looking outwards, I am interested to bring together eleven Irish choreographers with strong Irish identities and work practices: Three from the US, seven from Ireland and one from Nigeria into a small festival showcase ‘New Dance Ireland: Choreographers of Nowness’, at 92Y, presented by 92Y and Irish Arts Center.”—John Scott, Curator
Fri, Apr 26, 8 pm: Darrah Carr, Seán Curran, Oona Doherty, Liv O’Donoghue, Dylan Quinn and John Scott
Sat, Apr 27, 4 pm: Darrah Carr, Seán Curran, Aoife McAtamney, Mary Nunan, Liam Ó Scanláin and Dylan Quinn
John Scott, Guest Curator
Sat, Apr 27, 8 pm: Seán Curran, Oona Doherty, Aoife McAtamney, Liv O’Donoghue, John Scott and Mufutau Yusuf
$25 in advance / $35 at the door
Program is subject to change.