Arts

The show must go on - Professor Carl Corcoran

On March 12th, like most in UL, Carl Corcoran left his office at the Irish World Academy of Music and Dance due to COVID - now he writes about how the show must go on

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No clowning around as live moves online

Simon Thompson, lecturer on the MA Festive Arts at the Irish World Academy of Music and Dance, on the serious business of taking performance skills to the virtual world

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MA course allows musicians connect with others through their art

Dr Diane Daly talks about how the MA in Classical String Performance at the Irish World Academy of Music and Dance is unique in many ways.

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What has Jean Monnet ever done for us…?

Quite a lot actually, and the programme named after him even more so.

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Irish Chamber Orchestra celebrating 50 years

The Irish Chamber Orchestra celebrates 50 years in 2020 with a packed calendar of events scheduled for the year ahead.

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Javanese Gamelan - A unique orchestra of instruments at UL

The Javanese gamelan is an orchestra of 60-plus musical instruments - bronze gongs and metallophones, drums, wooden flute and two-stringed fiddle - which together create a rich, distinctive sound.

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IN LiMBO takes a journey through music and dance

Sitting in between the two worlds of traditional and contemporary, IN LiMBO takes a journey where few have gone within Irish step dancing, but who is the performer behind the dance.

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