NOISE Moves Youth Dance Festival

On Friday 30 April and Saturday 1 May, NOISE Moves 2021 will feature the creativity, diversity and the passion of young dancers and choreographers in Ireland today.

This year's festival, curated and developed by Carla Fazio, features over 20 dance films,  a chance to vote for your favourite one!; and a new podcast series featuring national and international voices on Youth Dance in addition to the EMERGENCE* cohorts talking about their choreographic journey. 

Tune in to see these creative young dancers and choreographers, be inspired and celebrate youth dance in Ireland! 

Photo by Jonathan Stokes of Street Arts Academy, Tallaght Community Arts 

NOISE Moves Festival Programme

Friday 30 April, 7:30pm | Youth Dance Film Night
3 programmes to choose from:

Porgramme 1
In Motion features Totnes School of Dance, CunningColectivo, Westside Performing Arts, Donlon Dance Company, Dublin Youth Dance Company, Goode School of Dance, Kinesis Dance Academy, and ZoNa Dance Company

Programme 2
Behind the Lens features Sailí Áine Ní Mhurcú and Niamh McPhillips from Creative Steps BROADREACH | CoisCéim, Irish National Youth Ballet, Laois Youth Dance Ensemble, Limerick Youth Dance Company, Uillinn Youth Dance Project, West Cork

Programme 3
Get Up & Go features NOISE Movers Youth Dance Company, The College of Dance, FYI Dance Club, Ohr Dance Company, Company B, Debbie Allen Youth Group, Alison O'Shea, and Street Arts Academy | Tallaght Community Art 

Saturday 1 May 7.30pm | EMERGENCE Young Choreographers Showcase
Featuring works by Niamh Conlan, Aphra Hartmann, Anne Ilic, Irina Karpenko, Eoin Ó Fiannachta, Siún O'Kane, Éimear Regan, Fionnuala Wade Doyle.


Register For Youth Dance Film Night! & EMERGENCE HERE 


Youth Dance Film Competition
Have your say by voting your favorite youth dance films! 
The top 2 audience favorite films will be awarded a €150 voucher each for Dance World Retail.
Vote here 
You can start voting on Friday at 7:30pm. Voting CLOSES Saturday at 7:30pm. Make sure to get your votes in.

All events will be streamed on the NOISE Moves YouTube Channel here


Making NOISE Making Moves
A podcast series for NOISE Moves YDF '21

Listen to dance professionals talk about their influences and inspirations.
Hear the EMERGENCE 2021 cohort discuss their dance practice and their EMERGENCE experience.As well as interviews with EMERGENCE 2021 cohort John Scott, Lucia Kickham, Jessie Keenan, Philippa Donnellan, Mariam Ribón, Kathleen Isaac, Taryn Vander Hoop, and Larry Kiegwin

Listen here