Soldier Still
Dublin Fringe Festival, Mermaid Arts Centre, Belfast International Arts Festival

Soldier Still is about violence. A new dance theatre work that blends movement, text, music, real stories and real people, creating a harrowing tale of beauty and brutality. A cast of Irish and international dancers and former soldiers collaborate with an exceptional creative team to explore the viciousness, the vulnerability and the trauma of violence.

Concept, direction and choreography: Jessica Kennedy, Megan Kennedy
created in collaboration with the cast

Set Design: Sabine Dargent
Lighting Design: Sarah Jane Shiels
Composition: Denis Clohessy
Costume Design: Sarah Foley
Dramaturgy: Gary Keegan

Performers: Dr Tom Clonan, Geir Hytten, Lucia Kickham, Julie Koenig, Fernando Balsera Pita

8- 14 September Dublin Fringe Festival 2017 at Project Arts Centre
16 September Mermaid Arts Centre, Wicklow
17 + 18 October Belfast International Arts Festival at The MAC

Producer: Michelle Cahill
Production Manager: Adrian Mullan
Stage Manager: Barry O’Donovan
Design for Dance Intern: Félicie Barbey

Funded by The Arts Council / An Chomhairle Ealaíon. A co-production with Mermaid Arts Centre and Project Arts Centre. Supported by Dance Ireland and Dance Base Edinburgh. Junk Ensemble are Project Artists at Project Arts Centre.
the work