Michael Flatley and cast of Lord of the Dance: Dangerous Games rehearse at the Irish World Academy

The Irish World Academy of Music and Dance at the the University of Limerick recently played host Michael Flatley and the cast of Lord of the Dance: Dangerous Games as they rehearse for the show’s premiere in the legendary London Palladium on September 1st 2014. The Irish-American dancer, choreographer and musician has also rehearsed with his troupe in the impressiveContinue Reading

Invitation to participate in WATERMARK sound installation

As part of the events celebrating twenty years of the Irish World Academy of Music and Dance at the University of Limerick, students, staff and all those who engage with or enjoy the UL campus are invited to participate in a sound installation created by artist Fiona Hallinan. Further details are available here: http://www.irishworldacademy.ie/academy-20/watermark-take-part/

Academy 20 Convocation – Save the Date

Step-Up: Dance Project 2014 kicks off at the Irish World Academy with a special partnership with Fabulous Beast Dance Theatre

Step-Up: Dance Project 2014 kicks off at the Irish World Academy, University of Limerick with a special partnership with Fabulous Beast Dance Theatre   Step-Up: Dance Project, now in its fourth year, is once again playing host to some of Ireland’s most promising contemporary dance graduates at The Irish World Academy of Music and Dance,Continue Reading

Scholarships available for the MA Festive Arts

The MA Festive Arts Programme at the Irish World Academy is now offering a number of scholarships for the 2014/15 academic year. The MA Festive Arts Programme at the Irish World Academy of Music and Dance offers students the opportunity to develop skills in arts management, curating, production, performance and research with an emphasis on festivity andContinue Reading

PhD in Arts Practice Student featured in UL Links magazine

Fantastic to see Ras Mikey C, one of our Arts Practice PhD students, featured in the UL Links magazine! For the full article check outhttp://www3.ul.ie/magazine/Summer2014/  

Ernestine Healy and John Carty on Limerick’s Live 95fm

Tune in at 11.40am to hear the lovely Ernestine Healy and John Carty playing and chatting about the fabulous concert happening this Wednesday in the Irish World Academy!http://www.live95fm.ie/On-Air/Limerick-Today-With-Joe-nash

Matt Malloy, John Carty and Friends in Concert

Matt Malloy (Flute) and John Carty (Fiddle) to play in the Irish World Academy

Very exciting concert next week in the Irish World Academy! Some of Ireland’s finest traditional musicians will be performing Wednesday July 2nd, at 8pm in the Irish World Academy! Legendary musicians Matt Malloy (Flute) and John Carty (Fiddle) will be performing as well some of our very own talented faculty and alumni! Tickets €12/€10 (www.uch.ieContinue Reading

CAO Change Of Mind 2014

CAO Change of Mind option is now available and will remain open until 5.15p.m. on Tuesday 1st July 2014. This is an excellent opportunity to review your choice and make sure you are happy with you choice of course and college. (http://www.cao.ie) If you, or your parents, would like to come an see our stunning facilities and meetContinue Reading