By Brian Singleton
This e-book units out suggestions of research of the award-winning tetralogy of performances (2010-14) via ANU Productions often called ‘The Monto Cycle’. Set inside of 1 / 4 sq. mile of Dublin’s north internal urban, colloquially often called The Monto, those performances featured social matters that experience blighted the realm during the last a hundred years, together with prostitution, trafficking, asylum-seeking, heroin habit, and the scandal of the Magdalene laundries. whereas putting the 4 productions of their social, ancient, cultural and financial contexts, the e-book examines those performances that operated on the intersection of functionality, deploy, visible artwork, choreography, site-responsive and neighborhood arts. In doing so, it explores their issues with time, position, historical past, reminiscence, town, ‘affect’, and the self as agent of action.
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