subscribebutton

News and Reviews

29
Jul
2015

Branar by numbers

Branar by Numbers A brief snapshot of Branar 1  national tour in 2011 & 2012 2 national tours in 2013 and 2015, 3 in 2014 3 current International co-productions 4 shows only in Galway vs 10 in France in 2015 5  years of Theatre Resource Sharing funded by the Arts Council 6  months of Saturday […]

10
May
2015

Tiny Shows/ Seónna Bídeacha 2015

Tiny Shows/ Seónna Bídeacha Do you have an idea for a show for children? Do you want to explore that Idea? Do you want to work with new art forms? Tiny Shows/Seó Bídeach is intended to be a safe space where artists and theatre professionals can experiment with new skills or new roles in a developmental context. This […]

16
Jan
2015

Bláth – review Clareartsbeat

BLATH/ THE FLOWER BY BRANAR, 29TH-30TH MAY 2014, GLOR, ENNIS MAY 30, 2014 CLAREARTBEAT Bláth by Branar Theatre. 29th May 2014, 7.30 pm, Glor, Ennis. Director: Marc Mac Lochlainn By Ana Colomer Bláth is puppetry made poetry. Evocative, beautifully paced, visually outstanding… The puppets are exquisite, alive in the hands of only two puppeteers who […]

16
Jan
2015

Twas the night before christmas Review 2014 – Clare artbeat

TWAS THE NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS, BRANAR, 1ST DECEMBER 2014, GLOR, ENNIS DECEMBER 4, 2014 CLAREARTBEAT   Twas the Night Before Christmas / Oíche Roimh an Nollag Branar Téatar do Pháistí 1st December 2014, Glór, Ennis By Caroline Slattery It was a recent pleasure seeing ‘T’was the Night Before Christmas/ Oíche Roimh an Nollag’ by the […]

20
Dec
2014

Nollag Shona ó Branar

Nollag Shona ó Branar Seasons Greeting from Branar 2014 has been Branar’s busiest year yet and we wanted thank you for being part of it. We premiered 2 new shows and had 6 different shows take to the road with 3 of them touring internationally. Branar’s 2014 in Numbers We delivered 122 performances in total, […]

30
Oct
2014

The Way Back Home – ‘the public reviews’

The Way Back Home – Southbank Centre, London Posted by: TPR London in Family, London  Creator: Oliver Jeffers Reviewer: Cavelle Leigh   The Way Back Home, based on the children’s book by Oliver Jeffers, tells the delightful and dreamlike tale of a little boy on a spontaneous mission to outer space. Presented by Teater Refleksion and Branar Téatar do Phiástí […]

28
Oct
2014

The Way Back Home – review by No More workhorse

The Way Back Home – Branar and Teater Refleksion 5th Oct 2014 Dublin Theatre Festival Family Season at The Ark Irish theatre company Branar team up with Danish Teater Refleksion to bring this adaptation of Oliver Jeffers The Way Back Home to the stage of the Ark over the weekend. This enchanting tale of a […]

28
Oct
2014

4 stars for The Way Back Home in Irish Times

Review: The Way Back Home Oliver Jeffers’ book jumps off the page and into space in this beautiful stage adaptation Sara Keating Thu, Oct 2, 2014, 15:53   First published: Wed, Oct 1, 2014, 14:00 The Way Back Home The Ark **** An imaginative young boy takes a flight of fantasy to the moon in […]

12
Jun
2014

Puppet Animation Workshop for Theatre/Arts Practitioners and Teachers

Exploring the use of puppet animation as a means of expressing a non-lingual story for theatre Branar Téatar do Pháistí presents a 1 day workshop exploring the techniques of hand-manipulated puppets. Puppetry and non-lingual puppet animation is a valuable resource in the arsenal of any arts practitioner or teacher. This is an opportunity for professionals […]

29
Apr
2014

Bláth

      Press Release – Wednesday 23 April, 2014:
 
   Branar Téatar do Pháistí in association with Limerick City of Culture & Roscommon Arts Centre present   BLÁTH / The Flower based on the children’s book by John Light World Premier     Adapted & Directed by Marc Mac Lochlainn Design by Maeve […]

Page 3 of 4
© Branar 2015 - Web Design / Development by Aoife Kelly