September

1. 12 Points Festival The Sugar Club will house four nights of contemporary jazz, showcasing twelve emerging jazz acts from across Europe. By day, attend the ‘Jazz Futures’ industry conference and by night, unwind at the after-hours jam sessions. When? September 5—8 Where? The Sugar Club How much? €18+ 2. Caitlin Moran: Off The Page The amicable and…

On the Fringe

Cabaret, Circus, Club, Comedy, Dance, Gig, Installation, Live Art and Visual Art, Music, Party, Radio, Spoken Word, Talks, Theatre and Young Radicals.  Two-weeks of unadulterated performance returns to Dublin with a focus on the fresh, the emerging, the trailblazers and the courageous; destined to catapult into creative fame by the end of their shows. The…

Episode one: A Cause for Conversation  To kickstart the first in a series of initiatives designed to address gender disparity in the creative industry, we invited Katie Kidd and Avril Delaney to chat about their self-initiated side project and their day jobs in the advertising industry.  How did they tackle Vote for Women on top…

June

We are huge event enthusiasts at Above the Fold, whether it’s one of our own or someone else’s. As it can be challenging finding decent event resources in Ireland, especially for the creatively inclined, we decided to share our two cents by curating a monthly event guide. The Monthly Edition will feature a sample of…

Above the Fold 2017

Above the Fold 2017 Above the Fold returned to The Mick Lally Theatre, Druid Lane, for the second annual Above the Fold Creative Conference. Speakers were selected for their contribution to Ireland’s cultural landscape and their motivation for striving to create great work, defying obstacles and challenges faced by the creative industry in Ireland. Superfolk Jo Anne…