L i v O ’ D o n o g h u e / Moving Projects
Liv O'Donoghue trained at the Northern School of Contemporary Dance in the UK, graduating with the Outstanding Achievement award in 2007. As a choreographer, her work has been shown in as part of the Dublin Dance Festival, DancEUnion at the Southbank Centre (London), Bealtaine Festival (Sligo), Works & Process (Austria), Laiks Dejot Festival (Latvia), B-Motion/CSC (Italy), The New Choreography Showcase (London), the DMJ International Festival (Japan).
Currently, Liv is working on two new pieces of work, Hear me sing your song, a quartet for two dancers and two musicians, and With raised arms a new solo work inspired by artist Egon Schiele which will be presented at the Dublin Dance Festival in May.
To date, Liv has worked with companies and choreographers including John Scott's irish modern dance theatre, Kyle Abraham, Henri Oguike, Carol Brown, junk ensemble, and Material Sequence Dance Company. Liv has been working with Liz Roche Company since 2009, working on five creations with the company and touring widely throughout the USA and Europe.
For 2013 Liv is a Carte Blanche Artist for Modul-dance, a network of European dance houses. Liv’s work has been supported by the Arts Council of Ireland, Culture Ireland and Dance Ireland. In 2011 Liv was Artist-in-Residence at the Hawk’s Well Theatre in Sligo.
photos by Luca Truffarelli