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

The Contemporary Art Mystery

The Contemporary Art Mystery

With Artist in Residence Andrew Carson / For Junior & Senior Cycle Students

Mon 7 Sep 2015

MONDAYS 07 SEPT, 05 OCT, 02 NOV, 07 DEC
4.30PM-5.45PM // COST: FREE
JUNIOR AND SENIOR CYCLE STUDENTS

Using our gallery exhibitions as a starting place and followed by practical workshops in the Artist Studio, our Artist in Residence Andrew Carson invites Junior & Senior cycle students to gain a greater understanding of contemporary arts practice. All materials will be provided.

Free, but please pre-register and book through Box Office on 01-885 2622.

Music and Me Autumn Workshops - SOLD OUT

Music and Me Autumn Workshops - SOLD OUT

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 ... 

Preparing For Section 3 - Art Appreciation

Preparing For Section 3 - Art Appreciation

SECONDARY SCHOOLS – LEAVING CERTIFICATE

Thu 1 Oct - Fri 18 Dec 2015 // €25 PER CLASS // Dur: 60 Mins

COST: €25 PER CLASS / Duration 1 hour

Section 3 of the Leaving Certificate Art exam paper often includes a question on visiting an exhibition or a gallery space. Facilitated by artist Andrew Carson, this tour gives students the opportunity to ask questions and explore Draíocht’s exhibitions, focusing on how we layout, install, display and light work. They will also have an opportunity to make notes, sketches and diagrams.

Contact Sarah on 01-8098029 to arrange a tour that will help students answer possible questions around gallery installation and exhibitions. All materials will be provided. Please give at least 2 weeks notice. Max 30 students per class with accompanying teacher.

Exploring Theatre Craft 2015

Exploring Theatre Craft 2015

Draiocht and Hartstown Community School

Thu 1 Oct - Mon 30 Nov 2015

Over a six week period, theatre professionals will work with transition year pupils from Hartstown Community School to introduce them to the magic of theatre. Concentrating on the creation of theatre and the experience of performance, participants will attend workshops, as well as attend theatre shows. This project is now in its 9th year.

If you are a secondary school in Dublin 15 and are interested in finding out more about this project please contact sarah@draiocht.ie

Youth Filmmaking Club

Youth Filmmaking Club

Draiocht, Fingal County Council Arts Office & CreateSchool

Thu 1 Oct - Fri 18 Dec 2015

OCTOBER-DECEMBER 2015

Youth Film Club is back this Winter. Draíocht in Partnership with Fingal County Council Arts Office is offering young people the opportunity to learn all about film. This course will be delivered on Tuesday evenings by multimedia experts CreateSchool for ages 14-18 years. Keep an eye here for further information and dates or register your interest with sarah@draiocht.ie.

We ran this course in February 2015 ... read about it here ... 

  

The Contemporary Art Mystery

The Contemporary Art Mystery

With Artist in Residence Andrew Carson / For Junior & Senior Cycle Students

Mon 5 Oct 2015

MONDAYS 07 SEPT, 05 OCT, 02 NOV, 07 DEC
4.30PM-5.45PM // COST: FREE
JUNIOR AND SENIOR CYCLE STUDENTS

Using our gallery exhibitions as a starting place and followed by practical workshops in the Artist Studio, our Artist in Residence Andrew Carson invites Junior & Senior cycle students to gain a greater understanding of contemporary arts practice. All materials will be provided.

Free, but please pre-register and book through Box Office on 01-885 2622.

Focus On … Horrible Hats

Focus On … Horrible Hats

Primary School Workshops / 3rd-6th Classes

Wed 21 - Fri 23 Oct 2015

Wed 21 & Thur 22 Oct 2015
10am - 11.15am Or 12pm-1.15pm
Age Range: 3rd & 4th Class

Fri 23 Oct 2015
10am – 11.15am Or 12pm-1.15pm
Age Range: 5th & 6th Class

Cost per class €45

Bring some spooky Halloween fun into your classroom with artist Gen Harden’s help. During workshops each student will use their imagination to design and construct their own crazy hats, with sharp fangs and crazy hair.


WORKSHOP NOTES: Limited to 1 class per school but other classes are welcome to be part of a waiting list. Cost per class €45. Please get in touch with Sarah Beirne 01-8098029 if cost is an issue for your school. Max of 30 pupils per class. Teacher music remain with the class at all times.

Booking through Box Office on 01-8852622.

The Contemporary Art Mystery

The Contemporary Art Mystery

With Artist in Residence Andrew Carson / For Junior & Senior Cycle Students

Mon 2 Nov 2015

MONDAYS 07 SEPT, 05 OCT, 02 NOV, 07 DEC
4.30PM-5.45PM // COST: FREE
JUNIOR AND SENIOR CYCLE STUDENTS

Using our gallery exhibitions as a starting place and followed by practical workshops in the Artist Studio, our Artist in Residence Andrew Carson invites Junior & Senior cycle students to gain a greater understanding of contemporary arts practice. All materials will be provided.

Free, but please pre-register and book through Box Office on 01-885 2622.

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.
 

The Contemporary Art Mystery

The Contemporary Art Mystery

With Artist in Residence Andrew Carson / For Junior & Senior Cycle Students

Mon 7 Dec 2015

MONDAYS 07 SEPT, 05 OCT, 02 NOV, 07 DEC
4.30PM-5.45PM // COST: FREE
JUNIOR AND SENIOR CYCLE STUDENTS

Using our gallery exhibitions as a starting place and followed by practical workshops in the Artist Studio, our Artist in Residence Andrew Carson invites Junior & Senior cycle students to gain a greater understanding of contemporary arts practice. All materials will be provided.

Free, but please pre-register and book through Box Office on 01-885 2622.

Focus On … Merry Print Making

Focus On … Merry Print Making

Primary School Workshops / 1st & 2nd & 5th & 6th Classes

Wed 9 - Fri 11 Dec 2015

Wed 09 & Thur 10 Dec 2015
10am – 11.15am Or 11.45am - 1pm
Age Range: 1st & 2nd Class

Fri 11 Dec 2015
10am – 11.15am Or 11.45am - 1pm
Age Range: 5th & 6th Class

Cost per class €45

Working with artist Andrew Carson, pupils will etch and print unique Christmas cards of their own design using Draíocht’s new professional printing press. During this workshop, participants will experience using professional inks and printing materials.


WORKSHOP NOTES: Limited to 1 class per school but other classes are welcome to be part of a waiting list. Cost per class €45. Please get in touch with Sarah Beirne 01-8098029 if cost is an issue for your school. Max of 30 pupils per class. Teacher music remain with the class at all times.

Booking through Box Office on 01-8852622.