Dear Mind your step followers, we hope you are spending wonderful holidays. We are here to give you our Christmas present. Ready? Mind your step in Pafos on 8 and 9 April 2017 will feature two Cypriot artists selected through the open call we issued three weeks ago and two more artists Giulia Galvan, the curator […]Read more "Our Christmas gift for you"
OPEN CALL: MIND YOUR STEP Application deadline: 21 January 2017, 12noon Can dance get into a dialogue with urban planning? Mind your step is a 2-day event, on 8th and 9th April 2017, which aims to explore the connection between choreography, live performance, walkscapes and urban planning. Endeavouring to enlarge the audience for dance and […]Read more "Open call for #Pafos is out! – deadline: 21.1.2017"
Mind your step will come to Paphos on 8 and 9 April 2017. Join us!Read more "Mind your step #Pafos"
Mind your step has always been thought of as an ongoing research, therefore it needs to be nurtured by encounters, experiences, new places. We have recently met the researcher Geert Vermeire, of Milena principle. He has been dealing with wandering and walking as creative instruments, so MYS has a lot in common with his approach. Here are a few videos […]Read more "New paths"
The Mind your step Dublin event has just come to an end, and now we can finally disclose the walking trail that was devised to lead you through the four performance venues: DDDA office, The Factory, Castleforbes Unit and parking lot in New Wappington Street. The reason why the trail was kept secret is that I didn’t want […]Read more "Dublin Docklands walkscape"
The River Will Still Run to the Sea She who may be described a handsome woman witnesses the city shed another skin. Not for the first time, it presents a new visage, an unfamiliar interface, although not entirely changed. The old skin peels away and part of it feels like death for the City has […]Read more "Catherine Young"
Niche Niche is a dance about finding your place. Its cast, like Dubliners new and old, adapt to changed circumstances in a choreography that is as tough, quirky and unexpectedly beautiful as the city itself. Made in Dublin’s Docklands in the last days of a boom that transformed the urban landscape and changed the lives […]Read more "Fearghus Ó Conchúir"
Low _ lying The performance investigates the strata and topography of the Docklands area: the land’s physical shape and its ancestry. The piece quotes from and directly responds to these surroundings and their history. Alongside the three creators, Low _ lying is made in collaboration with and performed by vocalists from Tonnta Music, Julie Shanley […]Read more "Jessie Keenan, Robbie Blake and Ciara McKeon"
Sometimes We Break Sometimes We Break is a dance and sound promenade piece that explores incompleteness and ‘parts to a whole’. Leading the audience on a designed journey of movement and sound, the piece focuses on things that stop working, things that are interrupted and missing parts. Choreography: Jessica Kennedy and Megan Kennedy Performers: Justine […]Read more "junk ensemble"
Preparations are relentless at Dance Ireland: the Mind your step team Argyris Argyrou, Eleanor Creighton and Giulia Galvan are fine-tuning the last details, looking forward to this weekend’s event. Mind your step will open up new connections between urban planning and dance. The participants will be encouraged to trace their own choreography of the city. Check the programme here. It […]Read more "Mind your step/Movement creates centres"