WATERMARK: launch, Thursday 11 September, 5.30 Irish World Academy

  The Irish World Academy of Music and Dance invites you and a guest to attend the launch of the WATERMARK exhibition: 11th September 2014 at 5.30pm The foyer of the Irish World Academy of Music and Dance, University of Limerick. Commissioned for Academy 20, the year-long celebration of the 20th anniversary of the IrishContinue Reading

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/

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