Dance Ireland's continuous professional development opportunities to enhance the knowledge and skills of dance artists through a range of initiatives both nationally and internationally.
Our programme is constantly evolving with the changing needs of the sector.
An opportunity for an artist to access a studio residency with a chosen mentor at a key stage of their career.
HATCH is a Dance Ireland initiative which provides an incubation opportunity for a dance maker to focus on seeding and developing a new work.
The Dance Ireland Residency Programme enables dance artists to maintain a studio practice and supports the creation of new dance work.
Tyrone Guthrie Residential Residency
The Tyrone Guthrie Residential Residency allows an artist to undertake research away from their normal working life either alone or in collaboration.
A one year nuanced partnership of support and development for a dance artist with Dance Ireland.
International Associate Artist
Curated by Dance Ireland, we welcome several International Associate Artists to work at DanceHouse each year.
Dance Ireland offers New Movements for dance artists to present their work and receive feedback at an early stage of development.
The Next Stage
Dance Ireland supports one free place for a professional member of Dance Ireland to take part in this development opportunity.
Space to Create
A free, open space each week to inhabit, experiment, share and organically organise amongst peers.
Dance Ireland works on a range of initiatives to provide access to professional development for Irish dance artists at an international level.