It doesn't matter if the rains come
This note was written by Brian Friel during the composition process for Dancing at Lughnasa (1990). Many of Friel’s notes explore the significance of the play’s various dances and what it is they might be expressing.
Jessie Keenan notes, 3
In this extract from Jessie Keenan’s project notes, Jessie considers the pros and cons of setting the improvised material that grew into the three dance solos that appear in the first part of her film ‘So what is surfacing’.
Jessie Keenan notes, 4
Jessie prepares for rehearsals with dancers Marion Cronin, Lucia Kickham, and Sarah Ryan.
Robbie Blake interview, extract 1
Robbie Blake talks about the origins and development of their film ‘Running the ending’.