Residencies @ CoisCéim with ITI

CoisCéim Studios, photo by Ros Kavanagh

Irish Theatre Institute is delighted to be partnering with CoisCéim Dance Theatre again to offer residencies. The residences are short-term and will be in their beautiful new dance space at 42 Fairview Strand, Dublin 3. These residencies give theatre-makers, in particular those work may have some element of movement, a dedicated space and resources for physical expression and experimentation.

Dates Available
There are four weeks available in total, with date options listed below.

  • 21st August (1 week)
  • 20th November (2 weeks)
  • 4th December (1 week)

About the Space

CoisCéim are offering the ATRIUM space located in Fairview- a 10-minute cycle from the City Centre and a 15-minute walk from the Clontarf Dart Station. The space is suitable for writing, planning, small rehearsals, and production planning. More details below:

  • 6.1m wide by 9.4 long. 58sqm with a wood parquet over concrete
  • There are no stage lighting facilities. House lighting is controlled on a wall panel and cannot be dimmed
  • AUX input only 
  • A three-seater sofa and 2 large footstools are located near the greenroom
  • In addition to the Atrium space, you and your collaborators will have a desk on a mezzanine level as a dedicated workspace to work on your project.

How to Apply
– Email with the subject line: Off-Site at CoisCéim to tell us briefly:
 1. Why this short-term residency would be of benefit to you and your current project.
 2. How movement is reflected in it
Please do this in 100-150 words, max.
You will also need to specify what dates you’re looking for.
Deadline: Wednesday 9th August at 2pm.  

Residencies will be selected by a panel of peers.
The artist must be available to use the space within their allocated residency.

For those unfamiliar with the initiative:
ITI has partnered with CoisCéim since 2015 to provide residency space for our artist community.