A series of performances and discussions exploring what it means to be a woman today.

November 01 - December 14, 2019

The Civic, Tallaght

SoloSIRENs is an exciting new festival dedicated to women theatre artists who are writing and performing their own work.

 Curated, directed and staffed entirely by a female team, SoloSIRENs is a platform for women to collectively share and express the challenges facing women in the arts and society today.   

PERFORMANCE DATES AND TIMES

Ticket Price per performance €14, concession €12. Book all four performances for €40. 

Box Office: 01-4627477, civictheatre.ie

01 & 02 November 2019

ENTHRONED by Jenny Macdonald

8:15pm

The Civic, Tallaght

Event Details

01 & 02 November 2019

ENTHRONED by Jenny Macdonald

Princess Jenny is an everyday heroine on a quest to become a queen with a throne of her own. Along the way she needs to fend off some adversaries from both outside and within. A modern fairytale that travels the world discovering the things we need to say and what it takes to say them. 


Friday 01 November performance will be followed by a panel discussion

8:15pm

The Civic, Tallaght

15 & 16 November 2019

SWEET ABOUT ME by Jacinta Sheerin

8:15 pm

The Civic, Tallaght.

Event Details

15 & 16 November 2019

SWEET ABOUT ME by Jacinta Sheerin

18 year old Bernadette struggles with an eating disorder, a controlling mother and a body image to die for. Spiralling through an addiction treatment centre, she encounters characters with demons of their own. It will take a lot of shouting for her to realise that she has a voice of her own.


Friday 15 November performance will be followed by a panel discussion 

8:15 pm

The Civic, Tallaght.

29 & 30 November 2019

BAGGAGE by Nicole Rourke

8.15 pm

The Civic, Tallaght

Event Details

29 & 30 November 2019

BAGGAGE by Nicole Rourke

This is the story of a women unpacked. The seams have burst, the lid is lifted, her secrets are out. Baggage takes us on a dark comic journey from a small town in Cavan to the dance floors of Buenos Aires. This is not a coming of age story - she is far too old for that. this a  coming of rage!


Friday 29  November performance will be followed by a panel discussion 

8.15 pm

The Civic, Tallaght

13 & 14 December 2019

FALLING by SoloSIRENS Collective

8.15 pm

The Civic, Tallaght

Event Details

13 & 14 December 2019

FALLING by SoloSIRENS Collective

How is my story your story? What can we say more clearly when we say it together? An intergenerational group of women weave narrative and movement in this devised performance exploring their unique voices and collective potential.


Friday 13 December performance will be followed by a panel discussion  

8.15 pm

The Civic, Tallaght

our partners

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SoloSIRENs Festival is created and directed by Jenny Macdonald and produced by Jennifer Webster. 


A Tallaght Community Arts Initiative supported by The Civic, Creative Ireland, Abbey Theatre, South Dublin County Council Arts Office and The Arts Council/An Comhairle Ealaíon.

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For bookings please contact Civic Theatre Box Office ph: 01-4627477, civictheatre.ie



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