Showcases outcome report Edinburgh Festivals 2013

Total 15 results.
Art FormShowcase TitleApplicant / OrganisationAmount Approved (€)Finance Commited
   
LiteratureIrish LiteratureEdinburgh Book Festival3,90002/09/2014
ShowcaseEdinburgh International Book Festival Showcase located at Charlotte Square Gardens, Edinburgh in Scotland
DescriptionThe Edinburgh International Book Festival is the largest and most successful public celebration of the written word in the world. 700 events are held with authors from over 45 different countries. In addition, each night of the festival, we host Unbound: two hours of music, spoken word and poetry in the Spiegeltent, which has proved very successful in recent years.
TheatreHave I No Mouth by BrokentalkersBrokentalkers26,00002/09/2014
ShowcaseEdinburgh Showcase located at The Traverse Theatre in Scotland
DescriptionBrokentalkers will present Have I No Mouth at the Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh as part of the 2013 Edinburgh Fringe Festival.

Have I No Mouth is a devised show performed by Brokentalkers' co artistic director Feidlim Cannon, Feidlim's Mother, Ann Cannon and their psychotherapist, Erich Keller.
TheatreThese Halcyon Days by Deirdre KinahanAnne Clarke29,50002/09/2014
ShowcaseEdinburgh Festival Fringe Showcase located at Assembly in Scotland
DescriptionThese Halcyon Days is a funny, touching, life-affirming new play by Deirdre Kinahan. It features remarkable performances by two of Ireland’s leading actors, Stephen Brennan and Anita Reeves. With the support of Culture Ireland, it will play for four weeks at the Irish Arts Center in New York in May/June 2013, and will then embark on an 8-week Irish tour, prior to its performances in Edinburgh.
TheatreHowie the Rookie by Mark O'RoweAnne Clarke20,00002/09/2014
ShowcaseEdinburgh Festival Fringe Showcase located at Assembly in Scotland
DescriptionMark O’Rowe’s Howie the Rookie was first produced in 1999 and took the theatrical world by storm. Now this ‘thrilling new play’ (New York Times) has been re-imagined for a single actor. In this new production, Tom Vaughan-Lawlor, star of RTÉ’s Love/Hate, will play both Howie and Rookie. The production will premiere at Project in June and play at Galway Arts Festival before touring to Edinburgh.
DanceMaria Nilsson Waller and Company and Aoife McAtamneyDance Base25,00002/09/2014
ShowcaseDance Base 2013 Fesival Season Showcase located at Dance Base in Scotland
DescriptionAnnual season of new dance from Ireland presented at Dance Base as part of its international programme for the Edinburgh Fringe Festival.
LiteratureEdinburgh International Book FestivalEdinburgh Book Festival5,00001/09/2014
ShowcaseEdinburgh International Book Festival Showcase located at Charlotte Square Gardens in Scotland
DescriptionThe Edinburgh International Book Festival is the largest and most successful public celebration of the written word in the world. 700 events are held with authors from over 45 different countries. In addition, each night of the festival, we host Unbound: two hours of music, spoken word and poetry in the Spiegeltent, which has proved very successful in recent years.
TheatreHere All NightGare St Lazare Ireland20001/09/2014
ShowcaseEdinburgh 2013 Showcase located at Edinburgh in Scotland
DescriptionA performance of music, song and text from the work of Samuel Beckett as premiered at Brighton Festival 2013.
MusicJack Lukeman's 27 ClubMartin Clancy20001/09/2014
ShowcaseJack Lukemans 27 Club Showcase located at AMC St Brides in Scotland
DescriptionThe work of Iconic artists such as Janis Joplin/Doors/RobertJohnson/RollingStones/AmyWinehouse/Bunnymen/Hendrix & Nirvana are interpreted by the Irish multi-platinum selling vocalist Jack Lukeman in his spellbinding new show "The 27 Club"
Jack Lukeman interweaves their legacy not through a vale of tears but in a rip roaring musical celebration of life itself.


DanceJohn Scott Dance: Body Duet, MagneticJohn Scott Dance20001/09/2014
ShowcaseEdinburgh Festival Showcase located at Edinburgh in Scotland
DescriptionBody Duet:danced by two exceptional performers, Michelle Boulé/Philip Connaughton, attempt to create one body. Performed Tanzmesse, Dublin Dance Festival, IETM and APAP.MAGNETIC:An explosive work based on energy and ecstacy for five virtuosic dancers seeking to achieve levels of perfection, physical, technical and spiritual. MAGNETIC is part of a cycle begun with ACTIONS and BODY DUET
TheatreDonal O'Kelly's Brace:- Fionnuala and SkeffyDonal O'Kelly20001/09/2014
ShowcaseBrace - Fionnuala and Skeffy Showcase located at Hill Street Solo Theatre, Edinburgh in Scotland
DescriptionPair of new plays by Fringe First winning writer-actor Donal O’Kelly. Fionnuala - bog magic realism set in the murky world of the Mayo gas project ‘Cuts a swathe through Shell/State propaganda’ (Hot Press). Skeffy - quest for the lost ideals of Francis Sheehy-Skeffington, pacifist, feminist, atheist friend of Joyce who called him ‘Hairy Jaysus’, executed Dublin Easter 1916.
DanceDogs/ Emma Martin DanceEmma Martin20001/09/2014
ShowcaseEdinburgh Fringe Festival & International Festival Showcase located at Edinburgh in Scotland
DescriptionAn award winning dance-theatre work exploring the pressures of social civility provoking those instincts in humans which draw us closer to the animal kingdom. Accompanied by pounding and beautiful live sound and song and featuring an international cast of 9 performers. Winner of Best production and best design at ABSOLUT Fringe 2012.
TheatreSolpadeine Is My BoyfriendSolpadeine is My Boyfriend20025/08/2014
ShowcaseSolpadeine Is My Boyfriend Showcase located at Topside, Underbelly in Scotland, UK
DescriptionSolpadeine Is My Boyfriend first premiered at Dublin Fringe 2012 to sell out audiences and critical aclaim. Since then it has been booked for over 20 regional Irish venues and has visited The Write About You Festival, Bucharest, Romania. It has also been invited to World Theatre Festival, Brisbane 2014. The show makes it's UK premier at Underbelly, Edinburgh Festival.
TheatreSolpadeine Is My BoyfriendKate Ferris20025/08/2014
ShowcaseSolpadeine Is My Boyfriend Showcase located at Topside, Underbelly in Scotland, UK
DescriptionAs a freelance Company Manager and Producer I am working on various productions in different capacities - Company Manager - Man of Valour (Corn Exchange), Company Manager / Publicist - riverrun (Emergency Room), Producer - Solpadeine Is My Boyfriend (With an F Productions). These 3 productions are all high quality examples of Irish work that have and will attract international interest.
DanceHear me sing your song/With raised armsLiv O'Donoghue20025/08/2014
ShowcaseEdinburgh Culture Ireland delegation Showcase located at Edinburgh in UK
Description'Hear me sing your song' was presented in Italy and Austria earlier this year as part of the EU Presidency programme. 'With raised arms' was recently presented as part of Re-Presenting Ireland/the Dublin Dance Festival. Both pieces have been awarded Arts Council funding for continued development, and will be presented as a double-bill in Dublin & Cork in 2014, with the plan to tour further.
TheatreQuietly by Owen McCaffertyAbbey Theatre20,00016/05/2013
ShowcaseEdinburgh Festival Fringe 2013 Showcase located at Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh in Scotland, United Kingdom
DescriptionThe Abbey Theatre will present the UK premiere of Quietly by the multi-award winning Owen McCafferty at the Traverse Theatre from August 1st to 25th by special invitation. The Edinburgh Festival Fringe provides the best international platform for this new play to feature in both the Culture Ireland Showcase. This maximises exposure to international presenters.