The Butterfly Affect

UCC Creative

Theatre Lab, Connolly Complex, UCC Wednesday 5th April 2023 Book a 30 min slot: 11am – 2pm / 4.30 – 6.30pm. (Whole event including de-brief will take 45 mins) “ . . . you can look to nature as a teacher; . . . anything that’s happening out there can happen in us. [laughs] And we can coexist, and we … Read More

Perforum – Rosaleen McDonagh / “Disability light” “Disability reality”


Dr Rosaleen McDonagh is a playwright, performer, columnist for The Irish Times and a member of Aosdána. Her plays include The Baby Doll Project, She’s Not Mine, Rings, The Prettiest Proud Boy and Mainstream. Her most recent commissions were Walls and Windows for the Abbey Theatre and Contentious Spaces for the Project Arts Centre. Rosaleen holds a BA, two MPhils … Read More

Perforum – Roderick Ford / The Poetics of Otherness


Roderick Ford is an autistic poet with many awards and shortlistings, two collections, and a poem on the UK National Curriculum since 2015. His work is concerned with otherness, othering and life subsumed in another neurological order. Ford’s magic-realist play Daughter of God will be produced at The Granary Theatre in the second week of March. In the play, Yulia, … Read More

Perforum – Doirrean O’Malley Artist’s Talk


Doireann O’Malley / Conversations On A Crosstown Algorithm Artist Talk Conversations On A Crosstown Algorithm is an immersive CGI video installation exploring new forms of queer subjectivity and their entanglements with data economy, artificial intelligence, identity politics – this post human fiction probes us to reconsider the relationship between nature and technology at a time of simultaneous crises. Set within … Read More