DI Residency: Breandan de Gallai

Mon 28 Oct 2019 - Fri 13 Dec 2019
10:00 - 18:00

Breandán de Gallaí is dancer and choreographer.
In 2010 he set up Ériu, a professional contemporary Irish dance company, with the aim to promote Irish dance as a living, ever-evolving tradition, through the creation of new work that educates, surprises and inspires.
His works to date include Noċtú, Rite of Spring, Lïnger and Aon.
In 2013 he completed an PhD Arts Practice (UL) on the contemporisation of Irish dancing.

While in residence, Breandán will be working on:

Rite of Spring

Rite of Spring (premiered 2012 and revived in 2018) which has been selected for the International Festival of Arts – Diaghilev P.S  and to be included in a double bill at this year’s festival in St. Petersburg in November 2019.

Walls Talk 

Walls Talk will première in Project Arts at the end of February 2020.