How To Be A Dancer in Seventy-two Thousand Easy Lessons by Michael Keegan-Dolan
WORLD PREMIERE. A Gate Theatre and Teaċ Daṁsa co-production.
Previews from Saturday, September 24th 2022
Opens Wednesday, September 28th 2022
Runs until Saturday, October 8th 2022
A story of innocence and experience, sexuality and shame, humiliation and defiance, identity and nationality, endings and ancestry. Written and choreographed by Michael Keegan-Dolan, and performed with dancer Rachel Poirier, How To Be A Dancer In Seventy-two Thousand Easy Lessons presents the profound, accidental, ridiculous banality of lives lived and lives imagined.
Ce que j’ai fait, ce soir-là
Ce qu’elle a dit, ce soir-là
Réalisant mon espoir
Je me lance vers la gloire, okay
– Psychokiller, D. Byrne, C. Frantz, T. Weymouth
Following the success of MÁM and Swan Lake/Loch na hEala, Teaċ Daṁsa return to the festival with this intimate new co-production with the Gate Theatre.