Trickster (2014)

A site-sensitive music performance created with Galway artists

Trickster carries audiences on a wave of music and song, with thunderous sounds made by instruments in disguise. Internationally renowned artist and composer, Jez Colborne, takes you on a journey to beat the Trickster and get back to the people who were left behind. A powerful soundscape that tells a tale of twists and turns. Be immersed in this awe-inspiring musical experience fuelled by Jez’s fascination with all things industrial. Created in collaboration with talented performers of Galway working in partnership with That’s Life and Mind the Gap.

*Trickster is commissioned by Galway City and County Councils as part of Ignite. Ignite is managed by a unique partnership involving the Arts Council, Arts & Disability Ireland (ADI), Cork City Council, Galway City and County Councils, and Mayo County Council.

Past Performances

Date Venue Details
10 & 11 October 2014 Black Box Theatre Galway, Ireland

Press & Media

Press and Media coverage for Trickster

The Journal, Ireland – Published 7 December 2013

Independent, Ireland – Published 22 December 2013

Town Hall Theatre, Blog – Published 31 December 2013

Arts Disability Ireland, ADI – Published 29 January 2014

Meg.ie, Blog – Published 29 September 2014

Galway Independent – Published 1 October 2014

Galway Advertiser – Published 2 October 2014

The Journal – Published 7 October 2014

Connacht Tribune – Published 9 October 2014

Charlie McBride Review, Galway Advertiser – Published 14 October 2014

 

Inspiration

Our innovative and diverse artistic programme travels the world and embraces unique site-sensitive experiences in unexpected locations. You can see the inspiration behind the ideas for our projects by clicking on the Pinterest button, which will take you behind the scenes…

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Comments & Reviews

  • Jim Noone

    Fantastic show. Captivating, and a credit to all involved.