• NePraMusT: Online Report 2. Creative Shared Spaces. A Multidisciplinary Residency.

    This report documents a three-day artistic residency undertaken at the Bidston Observatory Artistic Research Centre (BOARC) in Bidston, Liverpool. Between 12 and 14 January 2024, members of the CXP and guest artist-researcher Dr Ilona Krawczyk gathered to undertake theatre laboratory and other training activities. The focus of our explorations were the research questions and positions […]

  • NePraMusT: Online Report 1. (Musical) Notes from an Embodied Laboratory

    Bordering a documentary and a video essay, this output relates to an interdisciplinary laboratory led by members of the Centre for Experimental Practices (CXP) at the University of Huddersfield at the Lawrence Batley Theatre in Huddersfield on November 27 and 28, 2023. This was the first of the two training phases I have undertaken within […]

  • Neither (I nor Not I) @ Diffrazioni Festival

    Our short-film Neither (I nor Not I) was selected by Diffrazioni Festival for the Video Art Category, and will be screened in Florence at Le Murate PAC on March 31st. Excited about the first Italian performance of the piece!

  • Neither (I nor Not I): A premiere.

    Our award winning short-film was premiered at Culture Night 2017, at the IRC showcase taking place at the Boston College, in St. Stephen’s Green. The screening was introduced by a talk offered by me and Shane, where we presented artistic processes leading to the making of our 11.57-minute long film: here are some pictures from […]

  • Embodied Monologues 2017: Conference Report

    Embodied Monologues Symposium Department of Music and South Campus, Maynooth University, 31 March 2017  In recent years, the emergence of practice-based and performance-led research has generated knowledge derived from embodied practices, which have done much to expand the epistemic fields centred on the body and its place in philosophy and aesthetics. Until now, however, solo […]

  • La Voix humaine @ Music Town Dublin

    Our production of La Voix humaine made it into the Music Town 2017 Festival programme. Our performance took place on April 8, 2017 at 20:00 in the Lutherhaus (St, Finian’s Church, 23, Adelaide Road, Dublin), in an evening named  ‘La Voix humaine and Other Voices’.     The production was part of my artistic research project ‘En-Gendering Monodrama’, currently hosted at Maynooth University and supported by […]

  • Neither (I nor Not I): Shooting in Central Dublin

    It was a long sunny and icy afternoon in Dublin. Our film-maker Rory took me to Dublin, where we spent 8 hours shooting outdoor for our short-film Neither (I nor Not I) based on Neither by Feldman and Beckett. Getting the light right and time-lapsing was Rory’s main goal. Here are few stills from our […]

  • Neither (I nor Not I)

    Neither (I nor Not I), our short-film based on the one-woman opera Neither by Morton Feldman and Samuel Beckett, is the second output of my IRC funded project ‘En-Gendering Monodrama’. Our production was awarded funding from the Short-Grass short-film award of the Kildare County Council. The film showcases our original adaptation of the score, realized […]

  • A Review from the premiere of ‘La Voix humaine’

    It is my pleasure to introduce the following review, written by musicologist, academic lecturer, journal editor-in-chief, Dr Susanna Pasticci, who attended the premiere of the production as a member of the audience during the conference Music and Visual Cultures, in July 2016. Lights and darkness in the solitude of the number “one” La Voix humaine (text by Jean Cocteau, music by Francis […]

  • Production Costs and Budgets

    La Voix humaine Full Production, Maynooth University, July 21, 2017 Final Expenditure Pocket Production, Maynooth University, March 2, 2017 Costs Income Pocket Production, Music Town 2017, Lutherhaus, Dublin, April 8, 2017 Costs Ticket Sales Contribution of the City Council