Michelle Cahill Producer / Performer

Thirteen Steps to the Attic @ Galway Theatre Festival

Thirteen Steps to the Attic at Galway Theatre Festival! I'm delighted to announce that Thirteen Steps to the Attic has been programmed as part of the 10th Anniversary Galway Theatre Festival in May. Thirteen Steps to the Attic is a multi layered montage of movement and text directed by Rowan Tolley (Rowan Tolley Company).  Set to a live sound score and recorded tracks…Read more Thirteen Steps to the Attic @ Galway Theatre Festival


Thank you Irish Theatre Institute for a brilliant year on the ELEVATOR programme! // This year, 2017, I was selected as one of six, for ELEVATOR, a new initiative established by Irish Theatre Institute in association with the Town Hall Theatre, Galway.  An East/West partnership, funded by the Arts Council, ELEVATOR acts as a Resource Sharing…Read more ELEVATOR 2017

TSTTA Phase 1

November 2017 Thirteen Steps to the Attic... Just over two weeks ago I set off for a fourteen day residency at Shawbrook, Longford. Set in the Irish midlands, increasingly in recent years, Shawbrook has provided subsidised residencies as part of their annual programme. Performance makers and choreographers at different stages of their careers and practice…Read more TSTTA Phase 1

The Next Stage 2016

This year I was a participant on The Next Stage; the artist development strand of Dublin Theatre Festival in association with Theatre Forum. I was awarded a full bursary through Dance Ireland who make provision for one member  every year. The Next Stage takes place over the course of the Festival, an 18 day schedule of workshops, talks, master-classes and…Read more The Next Stage 2016

TURF Rowan Tolley Company

TURF at the Galway Theatre Festival

The Rowan Tolley Company, presents TURF at the Galway Theatre Festival TURF invites the audience on an investigative journey, punctuated with provocative, fiercely athletic and beautifully detailed movement. Situated somewhere deep within the Irish soul, it tells the story of one life, but many selves. April 29 - May 1st, The Connacht Print Works, Market…Read more TURF at the Galway Theatre Festival

Dance Talks

Dance Talks @Dance Ireland Dance Ireland have put together a brilliant document following the recent Dance Talk - MAKING ART WORK WITH AND FOR THE COMMUNITY on Thursday 28th January. Together with Jazmin and Alex from  Iseli-Chiodi Company we addressed this topic from varying perspectives. You can read all about it by clicking on the link…Read more Dance Talks


Cathy Coughlan presents CONTEMPORARY ARTS PRACTICE AND SCREEN BASED TECHNOLOGY Friday 6th November RuaRed, Tallaght Dancer and visual artist Cathy Coughlan presented a morning of dance film, performance and documentary as part of the REWIND Film Festival at RuaRed. The day also saw the launch of HAVOC; a remote company (web-based initiative) established through Cathy's…Read more HAVOC DANCE

Kildare Dance Summer School Day #3

Day #3 Wednesday 23rd January Movement & Sound Workshop with Rachel NíChúinn I had the pleasure of co-facilitating this workshop with Rachel this morning. I'm interested in her vision of sound as movement and thought her approach to listening and finding sounds would be a welcome addition to the summer school programme. After a brief stretchy,…Read more Kildare Dance Summer School Day #3

Kildare Dance Summer School 2014

I'm really excited about this year's Kildare Dance & Movement Summer School. Together with Kildare Arts Office and the Laban Guild I have assisted them in bringing together a variety of dance and movement workshops that reflect current practices. These workshop would appeal to those working in Dance Education, Arts and Health Services, Social Services, Drama Therapy,…Read more Kildare Dance Summer School 2014