Active Audience 2018
Installation County Library Tallaght
The Active Audience group perform a special performance element within the installation
Friday 19th Oct between 6pm and 7.30pm
(prior to the WRoNGHEADED performance at Civic at 8pm) Saturday 20th October between 12pm and 3pm
Liz Roche Company as Company in Residence at the Civic will present the The full length version of WRoNGHEADED at the Civic Theatre Tallaght for two nights only, October 19th and 20th 2018,
Within these new and old walls are layers of stories and memories. Visit us. Encounter all of the emotions and movements that bring you closer. Share in an intimate living room play. Live the best moment of your life.
Choreographer Liz Roche and her company, along with theatre maker Shane O’Reilly, have created a site-specific dance piece to mark the opening of the newly refurbished Goethe-Institut.
I/Thou: Cork Opera House
Sept 7th & 8th 2018
WRoNGHEADED has just won the Best Score Award at Kerry Film festival. Warmest congratulations to Ray Harman. The film continues to be screened at home and internationally.
A major new contemporary dance work by Liz Roche in collaboration with composer Linda Buckley for the Cork Opera House stage.Emerging out of artistic dialogues between Brian O’Doherty and Liz Roche, I/Thou will draw upon the complex notations and symbolism in One Here Now; The Ogham Cycle,
Choreographer Liz Roche has delved deep into the work of New York-based polymath Brian O’Doherty, and the result, Pilgrimage, is an immersive and intimate contemporary dance and live music installation created by the company in partnership with Sirius Arts Centre and Cork Midsummer Festival.
“Liz Roche… created an impressive work. … poignant and beautifully sustained with… glorious playing and singing” Irish Times
Evidence of a Piece That Happened
Time over Distance Over Time
South Tipperary Arts Centre for Tipperary Dance Festival 2018, and UL
An interactive dance, film and digital technology installation, accessible for all ages. Re-imagined from the dance piece Time Over Distance Over Time, this installation presents elements of the original work and the ways in which it was made. Performed by the students of the in MA in Contemporary Dance Performance at the Irish World Academy of Music and Dance.
Open Call 2018
Sirius Arts Centre and Liz Roche Company have been awarded funding from the Arts Council Open Call programme for a major new work commissioned by and for the Cork Opera House as well as an installation piece for Sirius Arts Centre in response to Brian O'Doherty's One, Here, Now murals which will be restored at Sirius in 2018.
Lighting Design for Dance:
Lir Academy Jan 24th 2018
Liz Roche Company, The Lir Academy and Dance Ireland are collaborating on Design for Dance a project which brings together choreographers with lighting and costume students from the Lir's MFA in design in a creative and supported performance forum.
DANCERS WORKSHOP OPPORTUNITY WITH LIZ ROCHE COMPANY FEBRUARY 12th - 14th 2018 at IRISH WORLD ACADEMY of MUSIC and DANCE at UNIVERSITY OF LIMERICK.