Our offsite performances are going to Pop Up in surprise locations across the week-end, including our launch in Ormston House on Thursday 6 February.
IN/OUT by Emily Mickus
This solo piece explores how music can evoke not only movement, but a rangeof emotions. Using a traditional dance vocabulary, Mickus allows the music toinfluence her rhythmic choices, disposition, and sense of control.
STREET DANCE FOR EVERYONE by Tobi Omoteso
Have you ever wondered how to do the cabbage patch or the one-two step likeyou see in music videos? Well wonder no more, Tobi Omoteso and the LimerockerCru will be teaching you some moves from the “Baby Freeze” to “Back Spins” and“six steps” that will be sure to blow your friends away.
MAD SESH COMMA CMOUT by Limerick Youth Dance Company & 2nd Hand Drills
Limerick Youth Dance Company and musicians 2nd Hand Drills present a live musicand dance piece full of wild energy, intrigue and playful mischief. 2nd Hand Drillsand dancers swap their regular spaces to showcase their talents, from performing onthe stage to busking on the streets.
Schedule // Saturday 8 February
1-2pm // Ormston House // Emily Mickus, Limerick Youth Dance Company, 2nd Hand Drills
2-3pm // Arthur's Quay (upstairs) // Tobi Omoteso
Through a combination of performance platforms, residency opportunities, master classes, talks and lectures, Dance Limerick will advocate for artistic dialogue and exchange. In collaboration with dance artists across a range of practices, Dance Limerick will promote the creation of new and innovative work and will devise programmes of access, engagement and participation for the wider public.
Based at the premises of the former Daghdha Dance Company, Dance Limerick houses offices and a fully equipped studio space along with a separate performance venue known as the Daghda Space
Further information about facilities and opportunities for professional dance artists available from Jenny Traynor at