Create Dance Project Autumn 2015

Create Dance Project Autumn 2015

Dance workshops with dancers Mark Rogers and Philippa Donnollan

Tue 1 Sep - Sat 19 Dec 2015

September-December 2015
Jr Group: 5-8 Years / 12.30pm-1.15pm
Snr Group: 9-16 Years / 2pm-3pm

During this innovative dance project, dancers and facilitators Mark Rogers and Philippa Donnellan work with a group of children with an intellectual disability, their parents and siblings over the Autumn/Winter in weekly workshops. If you have a child aged between 5- 16 years with a love of dance, please get in touch with Sarah Beirne, e sarah@draiocht.ie or phone 01-8098029.

DATES TBC - Existing members will receive priority booking

Music and Me Autumn Workshops

Music and Me Autumn Workshops

With Mischa O'Mahony

Mon 14 Sep - Mon 19 Oct 2015

MONDAYS / 6 WEEKS / 14 SEPT – 19 OCT 2015
COST: €36 for 6 WEEKS OR €6 PAY AS YOU GO
(SUBJECT TO AVAILABILITY)

WORKSHOP 1: 3 MTHS - 1.5 YEARS 10AM (DURATION 40 MINS)
WORKSHOP 2: 1.5 - 4 YEARS 11AM (DURATION 60 MINS)


Mischa O Mahony is back with a new series of music classes created especially to playfully introduce you and your child to the joy of making music together and the fantastic fun of singing. Come on this lively journey where you will stamp your feet to the beat, wiggle to the rhythm, dance around, play instruments and meet puppet friends. Get inspired to do it all again when you get home.

www.meandyoumusic.com

Early booking advised. Phone Draíocht's Box Office on 01-8852622.

D15 Youth Theatre Auditions 2015

D15 Youth Theatre Auditions 2015

Sun 27 Sep 2015 11AM - 2PM Draíocht Studio

11AM-2PM // DRAÍOCHT

Auditions will be held for new members for Draíocht’s highly successful Youth Theatre, for those aged between 14-18 years with a love of theatre and trying new things. D15 Youth Theatre runs Tuesday evenings 7pm-9pm, during schools term times starting in October. All are welcome to auditions.

Drop into Draíocht to pick up an Application Form or email sarah@draiocht.ie.

If you are interested in finding out more about D15YT, contact sarah@draiocht.ie or tel Sarah 01 8098029 or check out D15YT on Facebook ... or on their BLOG ... 

Bláth / The Flower
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Bláth / The Flower

Branar Téatar do Pháistí / Directed by Marc Mac Lochlainn

Fri 16 - Sat 17 Oct 2015 Draíocht Studio // €7 adults / €5 children / 2 teachers free per class / Age 6+ yrs / Dur: 40 mins

Friday 16 Oct / 10.15am & 12.15pm *
Saturday 17 Oct / 2pm & 4pm


Bláth - The Flower - is set in a world that has decided colour and plants are no longer needed. A boy finds a magical book and sees flowers for the first time. He then discovers a packet of flower seeds in a junk shop and must learn how to bring the flower to life.

Bláth is based on the children's book The Flower by John Light & Lisa Evans. Designed by the artist Maeve Clancy with original music by Colm Mac Con Iomaire (The Frames), Bláth is a non verbal show that will enchant audiences as they enter a world made entirely of paper. Combining, puppetry, object theatre and original score, Bláth promises to a show that will be unforgettable. 

Non-verbal show
For audiences aged 6 years & upwards
Running Time – Approx 40mins

* Free School Workshop with visual artist Maeve Clancy for the first 2 classes who book in for this show. Workshops only available to D15 schools.
More Video here of Maeve at work. 

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Family Day: Wing Making

Family Day: Wing Making

Sat 17 Oct 2015

Plan, design, cut and glue, then on wings of gold swoop like a dragon, fly like a fairy, flutter like a butterfly.

FAMILY DAY NOTES: SESSIONS ARE FREE, BUT SPACE IS LIMITED. 

NEW HOURLY SESSION TIMES ARE:
SESSION 1: 12.00PM-12.50PM
SESSION 2: 1PM-1.50PM
SESSION 3: 2PM-2:50PM
MAX 50 PER WORKSHOP // Dress for Mess / Unless otherwise stated workshops are designed for children from 5-10 years, though younger and older siblings are welcome to take part / Please be aware that Draíocht’s Family days are not designed for groups / All children must be accompanied by an adult and all adults must be accompanied by a child!

Booking by phone: 01-8852622.

Tiny Tots Snow Play Arts Experience

Tiny Tots Snow Play Arts Experience

With Orla Kelly / 4 Week Art Project plus a Show

Thu 12 Nov - Thu 3 Dec 2015

THURSDAYS 10.30AM-11.30AM / 4 WEEKS
12 NOV – 03 DEC 2015 / AGES 3-4 YEARS
COST: €35 for 4 weeks (12 Nov-03 Dec) plus theatre tickets for show on 10 Dec.

Artist Orla Kelly has carefully designed this series of 4 pre-show workshops exploring a variety of creative and playful elements from the show ‘Snow Play’ (read more here), which you will attend on Thursday 10 December at 11am. Snow Play Arts Experience includes storytelling, movement, painting, creative investigation, exploration of colours, drawing and much more, spread over 4 weeks, culminating in the theatre show for children ‘Snow Play’ by Lyngo Theatre.

Early booking advised with Box Office, tel 01-8852622.
All children must be accompanied by an adult.
Show attendance at ‘Snow Play’ forms part of this project and is at an additional cost of €5 per child and €7 per adult, bookable through Box Office.


 

Béirín Beagbuí Lullaby Film & Workshop

Béirín Beagbuí Lullaby Film & Workshop

With Púca Puppets

Sat 21 Nov 2015 10AM & 12PM Draíocht Studio // €5 Per Child (Accompanying Adult Free)

Made with rod, string and shadow puppets as well as live action, Béirín BeagBuí is about difficulties sleeping and the magical world of dreams between sleep and waking. Produced by Púca Puppets, children are invited to relax and embark on a journey of imagination and stories which will bring them safely to morning. Following the film children will meet the Little Yellow Bear and respond creatively to the film in a workshop activity. Teddies or other special ‘friends’ are welcome … you can even wear night clothes if you wish!

The film is 8 minutes long and the whole experience will last 45 minutes.

Winner of Dingle International Film Festival’s Fisín Award, supported by Vast Valley Ltd & Dublin City Council Arts Office. 

For Ages 3-6 Years
€5 Per Child (Accompanying Adult Free)

Sensory/Autism Friendly Show At 12pm

Booking by phone: 01-8852622.
 

Elf
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Elf

Family Film at Draíocht

Sat 28 Nov 2015 3PM Main Auditorium // €7.50 / €6 conc / €5 children

Will Ferrell stars as Buddy, a human raised in the North Pole to be an Elf. After wreaking havoc in the elf community due to his size, Buddy heads to New York City to find his place in the world, and track down his father. But everyone has forgotten the true meaning of Christmas, and it’s up to Buddy and his simple elf ways to win over his family, realise his destiny and ultimately, save Christmas!

Cert: PG / Language: English / Dur: 95 mins

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The Muppet Christmas Carol
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The Muppet Christmas Carol

Family Film at Draíocht

Sun 29 Nov 2015 3PM Main Auditorium // €7.50 / €6 conc / €5 children

The Muppets perform the classic Dickens holiday tale, with Kermit the Frog playing Bob Cratchit, the put-upon clerk of stingy Ebenezer Scrooge (Michael Caine). Other Muppets -- Miss Piggy, Gonzo, Fozzie Bear and Sam the Eagle - weave in and out of the story, while Scrooge receives visits from spirits of Christmases past, present and future showing him the error of his self-serving ways.

Cert: G / Language: English / Dur: 85 mins

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Family Day: A Beard for Christmas

Family Day: A Beard for Christmas

Sat 5 Dec 2015

Santa, the three wise men, lots of elves and maybe even your grandfather all have beards for Christmas … so should you!

FAMILY DAY NOTES: SESSIONS ARE FREE, BUT SPACE IS LIMITED. 

NEW HOURLY SESSION TIMES ARE:
SESSION 1: 12.00PM-12.50PM
SESSION 2: 1PM-1.50PM
SESSION 3: 2PM-2:50PM
MAX 50 PER WORKSHOP // Dress for Mess / Unless otherwise stated workshops are designed for children from 5-10 years, though younger and older siblings are welcome to take part / Please be aware that Draíocht’s Family days are not designed for groups / All children must be accompanied by an adult and all adults must be accompanied by a child!


Booking by phone: 01-8852622.

Christmas Elf Making Workshop 2015

Christmas Elf Making Workshop 2015

Sat 5 Dec 2015 Draiocht Workshop Room // €10 PER CHILD (ACCOMPANYING ADULT FREE)

WORKSHOP 1: 4-6 YEARS: 11AM-12.30PM
WORKSHOP 2: 7-9 YEARS: 1PM-2.30PM

Santa is so busy at Christmas - can you make a Christmas Elf to help him out? All materials will be provided. Your Elf’s help might be required on Christmas Eve while you sleep. Wearing old clothes or an overall is a good idea.

Early booking advised. 
Phone Draíocht's Box Office on 01-8852622.
Please adhere to age recommendations as workshops have been especially catered for this age range. All children must be accompanied by an adult and all adults must be accompanied by a child.

Snow Play
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Snow Play

Lyngo Theatre

Thu 10 - Sat 12 Dec 2015 Draíocht Studio // €7 adults / €5 children / 2 teachers free per class // Dur: 55 mins

THURS 10 DEC 11AM
FRI 11 DEC 10AM & 12 NOON
SAT 12 DEC 2PM & 4PM

Age 3+ / Draíocht Studio / Dur: 55 mins

What would you do if one year Winter decided to stay and moved into your house? Well that’s what happens in our snowy spectacular show where you are guaranteed a white Christmas, no matter what the weather or the time of year! Snow Play is a showdown between Winter and Spring over who gets to stay and who has to go away. Help Mr Green against Mr White in this highly interactive smash-hit London production. You get to make a giant snowman, cover a whole house in snow and have a super snowball fight!

In collaboration with the Lyric Hammersmith. A show by Marcello Chiarenza. Adapted and performed by Patrick Lynch, with Carlo Rossi. Original music by Carlo ‘Cialdo’ Capelli.

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Grease

Grease

Adamstown Community College

Tue 15 - Wed 16 Dec 2015 7.30PM Main Auditorium // €10

GOING ON SALE SHORTLY

Join the 1959 graduating class of Rydell High where the T Birds and the Pink Ladies live life to the full in their senior year. Experience the highs and lows, romance and heartbreak in a time of fast cars, fast food and some electrifying moves! Go Greased Lightening!

Grease – School Edition Book, Music, and Lyrics by Jim Jacobs and Warren Casey, presented through special arrangement with and all authorized performance materials are supplied by Theatrical Rights Worldwide (TRW).

Carols for Christmas 2015
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Carols for Christmas 2015

New Dublin Voices

Sat 19 Dec 2015 3PM & 8PM Main Auditorium // €15 / €12 conc / Family of 4: €40

International award-winning New Dublin Voices invite you to join them in celebrating Christmas! As those who come along every year will tell you, there's a beautiful Christmas atmosphere, with the very best of carols and songs for the season, as well as high spirits and fun, readings from great Christmas stories and poems, laughs for everyone - whether young or young at heart! Pop in from the cold outside, sit back and enjoy the arrival of Christmas.

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Beauty and The Beast Panto

Beauty and The Beast Panto

Coolmine Panto Group

Sat 2 - Sun 17 Jan 2016 Main Auditorium // €20 / €16 conc

Be our Guest and let the music, dancing and laughter cast a spell over you in this glittering Pantomime for all the family. Follow the adventures of Beauty and the mysterious Beast, who’s spell can only be lifted by true love. Beauty’s father and his friend Dame Edna Beverage come to their rescue and soon Beauty learns the most important lesson of all – that true love comes from within.

1PM SHOWS: 03, 10, 17 JAN
2PM SHOWS: 02, 09, 16 JAN
5PM SHOWS: 03, 10, 17 JAN
7.30PM SHOWS: 02, 07-09, 14-16 JAN


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