Luke Murphy ‘On Triumph and Trauma’
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United States • Dance
11 Jun 2016— 14 Jul 2016

Luke Murphy ‘On Triumph and Trauma’

Solas Nua, Washington DC, June 11
The Yard, Martha's Vineyard, June 16-18
Jack Crystal Theatre, Tisch Dance 111 Second Ave, New York University, June 23
Outside the Box Festival, Boston, July 14

With a hundred years behind us, we are caught with the heroes and demons of our past and, in the light of the economic collapse, the fraught uncertainty of our future. Triumph and Trauma is at once a poetic dedication to a turning point in the nations history and a rigorous examination of what Irish identity, politics and nationalism means today.

Founded in 2014 by choreographer and performer, Luke Murphy, Attic Projects operates as a producer, incubator and facilitator of projects in a range of mediums. Working across the platforms of dance, theatre, film and installation Attic Projects encourages imagination, challenges expectation and seeks new ideas to provoke new conversations. With a visceral, physical language at its heart, Attic Projects produces bold, new, contemporary works finding the universal within the deeply personal.