Culture Night in Drama and Theatre Studies

Culture Night in Drama and Theatre Studies

  • 06 Sep 2017

This Culture Night, Fri 22nd Sept, Drama and Theatre Studies will host a number of events that are open to the public to come and see what we do. 

 

 

 

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New Evening Courses Launched

New Evening Courses Launched

  • 18 Sep 2017

DRAMA AND THEATRE STUDIES ARE EXCITED TO LAUNCH THREE NEW EVENING COURSES 

 

Youth Theatre 15+

Introduction to Contemporary Dance 

Acting for Adults 18+ 

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Perforum presents Margaret O'Sullivan

Perforum presents Margaret O'Sullivan

  • 14 Sep 2017

Perforum is an events series hosted by Drama and Theatre Studies featuring the work of directors, practitioners, and researchers in the fields of Theatre, Drama and Performance Studies.

 

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‘Dislocated, disrupted, dispersed, devolved, delightful: Inclusive innovative community music education in Cork City’

Weds 20th Sept 6pm - 7:45pm 

Cork Community Art Link 

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Scenario Forum Conference Film

Scenario Forum Conference Film

  • 05 Sep 2017

A 17 minute film based on the SCENARIO FORUM CONFERENCE 2017 entitled "Performative Spaces in Language, Literature and Culture Education" (University College Cork, 25 – 28 May) 

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The Broken Puppet: Symposium on Puppetry, Disability & Health

The Broken Puppet: Symposium on Puppetry, Disability & Health

  • 21 Jul 2017

The UNIMA Research Commission with Cork Puppetry Festival, Drama and Theatre Studies - UCC, and Mary Immaculate College, is delighted to announce a two-day symposium exploring the ways puppetry intersects with disability and health.

 

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Higher Diploma in Arts (Theatre & Performative Practices) - launched for 2017/18

Higher Diploma in Arts (Theatre & Performative Practices) - launched for 2017/18

  • 09 Jun 2017

The Department of Drama & Theatre Studies is pleased to introduce a new Higher Diploma in Arts (Theatre and Performative Practices) in the academic year 2017/18. 

 

The Higher Diploma in Arts (Theatre & Performative Practices) is a conversion course to Theatre-related studies for students with degrees in subjects other than Theatre or with Theatre as a minor subject. Completion of the Higher Diploma in Theatre & Performative Practices effectively converts your degree to the equivalent of an honours degree with Theatre as the main subject. 
It is designed for non-theatre graduates who wish to upskill, gain an additional qualification in the area of Theatre & Performative Practices which will pave the way to further study at MA or PhD level.

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Perforum Conference 2017 - Body Activities

Perforum Conference 2017 - Body Activities

  • 04 Jun 2017

Practice-as-research at the intersection between embodied practice and theory.

19th & 20th June in Drama & Theatre Studies, UCC

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SCENARIO Forum Conference 2017

SCENARIO Forum Conference 2017

  • 19 May 2017

Next weekend the 25th - 28th May sees the second SCENARIO Forum Conference entitled 'Performative Spaces in Language, Literature and Cultural Education'. Celebrating 10 years of SCENARIO Forum Journal this Conference welcomes over 100 speakers and workshop leaders from four continents and eighteen countries to explore the potential of performative spaces in relation to different content areas, genres, themes and approaches. 

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Final Year students annual visit to Abbey Theatre

Final Year students annual visit to Abbey Theatre

  • 02 May 2017

Drama and Theatre Studies Students at their annual visit to the Abbey Theatre for a casting/audition workshop. 

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Perforum presents Professor David Pattie: Samuel Beckett: Other Archives

Perforum presents Professor David Pattie: Samuel Beckett: Other Archives

  • 14 Mar 2017

Samuel Beckett: Other Archives

 

22nd March: Professor David Pattie, Professor of Drama at the University of Chester

 

PERFORUM SPRING 2017

Samuel Beckett: Musicality, Making, and Other Archives 

Wednesdays 6:00 pm – 7:45 pm. Theatre Development Centre, Triskel Christchurch, Tobin Street, Cork.

Perforum events are open to the public and admission is free.

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FOREGROUNDS 2017 - Drama and Theatre Studies Final Year Productions

FOREGROUNDS 2017 - Drama and Theatre Studies Final Year Productions

  • 17 Feb 2017

Running 8th - 11th March in the Granary Theatre

Tickets €10/5

FOREGROUNDS 2017 showcases the theatre-making talents of final year single and joint honours students in Drama & Theatre Studies at UCC.

A theatre evening in two parts, FOREGROUNDS 2017 presents 21st Century adaptations of ‘Alice in Wonderland’ by Lewis Carroll, The Tain, Orpheus and Eurydice, ‘The Canterville Ghost’ by Oscar Wilde and a piece of documentary film adapted from the real life experience of a lung transpantee.

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Perforum presents Gare St Lazare Ireland with Dr. Nicholas Johnson

Perforum presents Gare St Lazare Ireland with Dr. Nicholas Johnson

  • 06 Feb 2017

Staging Beckett's Prose

15th February: Gare St Lazare Ireland in conversation with Dr. Nicholas Johnson (TCD)

In conversation with Dr. Nicholas Johnson, Judy Hegarty Lovett and Conor Lovett of Gare St. Lazare Ireland will discuss their work on staging Beckett’s prose. There will be a special focus on their current work in development on Beckett’s prose piece How it is (1964).

PERFORUM SPRING 2017

Samuel Beckett: Musicality, Making, and Other Archives 

Wednesdays 6:00 pm – 7:45 pm. Theatre Development Centre, Triskel Christchurch, Tobin Street, Cork.

Perforum events are open to the public and admission is free.

 

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Perforum presents Dr. Danijela Kulezic-Wilson

Perforum presents Dr. Danijela Kulezic-Wilson

  • 23 Jan 2017

The Musicality of Beckett's Plays on the Page and in Performance

Wednesday 25th January: Dr. Danijela Kulezic-Wilson

In her presentation Dr. Kulezic-Wilson will explore how Beckett’s infatuation with music led him to reach beyond the denotative purpose of language and imagine his theatre plays as musical compositions. She will be discussing how Beckett’s lifelong striving to achieve the perceptual immediacy of music through words was the primary force behind his reinvention of language and the creation of several landmark works in modern theatre. 

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Journey - Art Installation & Durational Dance Performance

Journey - Art Installation & Durational Dance Performance

  • 10 Jan 2017

On every hour there will be a 30' video follow by a 10' art/sound installation. Also during the entire duration of the event there will be an exhibition of images/videos and a solo durational dance performance (6 hours) where audience are free to stay as long as they wish. Free entrance. This is part of Inma Pavons PhD. All welcome.

 

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Killing Stella

Killing Stella

  • 15 Dec 2016

Friday 16th December @ 6pm, Theatre Development Centre, Triskel Arts Centre

“Stella had been very happy for a short time, but she was incapable of learning the rules of the game. And I did exactly what I should not have done, in other words, nothing. I made every effort to see and hear nothing. It wasn’t worth the bother to me, but it should have been worth the bother. Why did nothing warn me on that September evening when Stella came to us?”

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Freedom and Focus in Fitzmaurice Voicework -
Embodied Listening

Freedom and Focus in Fitzmaurice Voicework - Embodied Listening

  • 19 Sep 2016

Sounding the Actor’s Bodymind: Contemporary Perspectives on Voice and Performance

 

Helena Walsh

Wednesday 21st September

Wednesdays 6:00 pm – 7:45 pm. Theatre Development Centre, Triskel Christchurch, Tobin Street, Cork.

Perforum events are open to the public and admission is free.

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'Who Nose?' - First Year Drama and Theatre Studies Showing

'Who Nose?' - First Year Drama and Theatre Studies Showing

  • 18 Nov 2016

Weds 23rd at 5pm

Thurs 24 & Fri 25th at 6:30 in the Drama Lab

First Year Drama and Theatre Studies Showing 'Who Nose? A Rhinophobic Fairy Tale'

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Andrea Ainsworth speaks at Perforum

Andrea Ainsworth speaks at Perforum

  • 02 Nov 2016

PERFORUM: AUTUMN 2016

Andrea Ainsworth - The Role of the Voice Director

Wednesday 9th November

Perforum

Wednesdays 6:00 pm – 7:45 pm. Theatre Development Centre, Triskel Christchurch, Tobin Street, Cork.

Perforum events are open to the public and admission is free.

Sounding the Actor’s Bodymind: Contemporary Perspectives on Voice and Performance

 

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Drama and Theatre Studies Open Day Dec 3rd - Now Booking

Drama and Theatre Studies Open Day Dec 3rd - Now Booking

  • 18 Nov 2016

Drama and Theatre Studies Open Day

Granary Theatre 

Sat 3rd Dec

Call 021-4904229 or email dramaandtheatre@ucc.ie to book your place - Limited numbers. 

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Regina Crowley speaks at Perforum

Regina Crowley speaks at Perforum

  • 18 Nov 2016

PERFORUM: AUTUMN 2016

 

Regina Crowley

23rd November

The Sigh of Relief

 

Wednesdays 6:00 pm – 7:45 pm. Theatre Development Centre, Triskel Christchurch, Tobin Street, Cork.

Perforum events are open to the public and admission is free.

Sounding the Actor’s Bodymind: Contemporary Perspectives on Voice and Performance

 

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No Escape From Reality - Second Year Drama & Theatre Studies Production

No Escape From Reality - Second Year Drama & Theatre Studies Production

  • 02 Nov 2016


Granary Theatre 

8th - 12th Nov at 8pm 

Tickets €9/7 


Available from www.granary.ie

 

NO ESCAPE FROM REALITY

 

Startling new work by second year DTS students investigating the world we all inhabit. At times challenging, funny and moving this piece of new writing examines themes of mental health, time and social justice.

 

 

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AUDITION NOTICE

AUDITION NOTICE

  • 22 Sep 2016

Director Sinead Dunphy and lecturer Dr. Edel Semple (School of English, UCC) will conduct an audition workshop on Thursday 22nd September at 6pm in Distillery House room G01 for a public staged reading of

Shakespeare’s Pericles, Prince of Tyre

to take place in Cork on November 14th 2016.

 

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Perforum Autumn 2016 Margaret Pikes

Perforum Autumn 2016 Margaret Pikes

  • 04 Oct 2016

PERFORUM: AUTUMN 2016

Margaret Pikes - Owning our Voices: Vocal Discovery in the Wolfsohn-Hart Tradition

Wednesday 12th October

Perforum

Wednesdays 6:00 pm – 7:45 pm. Theatre Development Centre, Triskel Christchurch, Tobin Street, Cork.

Perforum events are open to the public and admission is free.

Sounding the Actor’s Bodymind: Contemporary Perspectives on Voice and Performance

 

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Application Procedure for 2016-2017 Undergraduate Programme

Application Procedure for 2016-2017 Undergraduate Programme

  • 16 Jun 2016

Application Procedure for 2015-2016 Undergraduate Programme

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Link to film:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_J5uFayugUQ&t=52s

For general information on the SCENARIO

PROJECT go to: http://scenario.ucc.ie

 

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