PERFORMANCE

2019/20

Nacera Belaza New Solo creation and European Tour Première Maison la Dans lyon

2018

Irish Modern Dance Theatre Letterkenny Arts Festival – Dublin Dance Festival ‘Inventions’

2016/17

Enda Walsh ‘Arlington’ Galway international Arts Festival, The Abbey Dublin, St Annes Warehouse NewYork.

2013/16

United Fall/Emma Martin ‘Tundra’ Dublin Dance Festival. ‘Dance Hall’ Dublin Theatre Festival.

2013/14

Abottoir Ferme Theatre Company 'Tourniquet' Edinburgh Fringe Festival, Antwerp International Theatre Festival

2010-2014


T.R.A.S.H

‘Disorderly Conduct’- Netherlands, Creteil Paris. ‘T+Bernadette’-  European and international Tour.

‘Enchanted Room’- Duet with Joss Carter Dutch Tour.
‘Eibhannstrasse’- Creation and Dutch Tour


‘We must be willing to let go’- International Tour

2011-2014


Veronika Riz

‘Schneiweiss’ Tanzperformance & Dinner Paradiais Lageder Bolzano Italy

“In the blink of an eye”- Improvisation installation Museum of Contemporary Art, Bolzano Italy

Choreography

2022

NAVY – Coming soon

2021

Lazarus Multiverse Ballet de Marseille - La Horde (20-piece work)

2020

Lazarus Multiverse – Art Night London (9-piece instillation work)

2018/2020

Lady Magma (6 piece group)

Concept choreography written and directed Oona Doherty : Performers : Tilly Webber, Louise Tanoto, Justine Cooper,  Janie Doherty. Music David Homes, Design Ciaran Bagnall.

World Première April 2019 Ateiler de Paris Valle du Mane Paris Beinalle. Co produced by La Briquetteire, prime cut productions, Maison la danse. Tour, Esopaces pluriels Pau, The Mac Belfast, Dublin Dance Festival, Dance Umbrella London.

https://www.ladymagma.com

2017/20

Hard to be Soft - A Belfast Prayer (13 piece group)

Concept choreography Oona Doherty : Performers : Oona Doherty, Ajendance Hiphop crew, Bryan Quinn, John Scott, Ryan O’Neil. Music David Homes, Desgin Ciaran Bagnall

World Premeire October 2017 The MAC Theatre Belfast. May 2018 Dublin dance Festival

June 2018 Recontres Choreographic Paris. September 2018 La Maison lu Danse Lyon

April 2019 Theatre de Ivry Paris. April 2019 Theatre de Batille Paris

Ocotber 2020 The South Bank Centre London Dance Umbrella

www.hardtobesoft.com

HOPE HUNT 2015/20  (solo)

-winner of the Dublin Fringe festival best performance award -selected Aerowaves Twenty17 European Work

-Winner of Edingbourgh Fringe Total Theatre Award -Winner The Place Dance  Award

- International Touring since 2016  https://www.oonadohertyweb.com/hope-hunt

 

Movement Director

2017/19

Prime Cut Productions – East Belfast boy 2018/19

Dangerous Woman – Kabosh theatre Company, 2018

St Joan - Lyric Theatre 2017, SCORCH -2017

 

TEACHING

2020-Maison la Dans Lyon - LYON SUGAR ARMY for Animals AKRAM KHAN

2019 – Lussane Switzerland, Pau France

2018 – National Dance Company of Wales, Aberdeen HMRC Womens Prison, ADC Geneva, Mercat des Flors Barcelona, Catch 8 Cork, Lausanne Switzerland, the MAC Belfast Ajendance

2017- Slovenia city of women festival, Tipperary Dance platform, Lublin Poland, Pau France

2016- Utrecht School of Theatre Netherlands.

2015- Belfast Crescent Arts Centre Ireland, Mechelen Belgium , RITS Theatre school Brussels , Ravnedans Festival Norway, Engage Festival Bray

2013/14- TRASH - Master Class - Technique and intention. Paris, Montreal, Quebec, Dutch Audition Teacher

 

AWARDS

2019 -Best Short Irish Film Festival Welcome to Limbo

2018 – Reconnaissance Grenoble Jury 1st Place Audience 1st Place – Hope Hunt

2017- Major Individual Artist Award Arts Council Northern Ireland

2017 Total Theatre Award, Place Dance Award  Edinburgh Fringe

2016- Best Performance Award Dublin Tigre Fringe Festival- Hope Hunt


2013- Best Film Cine Dans Festival Netherlands-For Tracy TRASH

 

FILM

2021

NAVY Blue -cctv film live stream experiment

2020

Jamie XX I dont Know music video and ad campaign

2019/20

Lady Magma part 1 part 2 and super 8 -Luca Truffarelli

Multiple European Screenings including Barbican London, Geneva and the IFI

2018 -Welcome to the bright with Limbo Irish Film Board Cara Holmes Documentary 2020 cinema release

2018- Divis – BBC 2 minuit Wonder TV

2017
Hard to be Soft series - Four Art Films Episode One - Four, collaboration Luca Truffarelli

multiple European screenings

2017 Concrete Song - Dance Film and poetry – DOP - Hugh O’Connor, Director - Dave Tynan

multiple European screenings

2013 TRASH -Osby film cinedanse - 2012 TRASH For Tracy- film winner of the best camera work Cinedanse 

2008  Oremeau- Dance Film Ponydance Theater company

2009 The Northern Soul Film- Feature UK Cinema Release Elaine Constantine

2011 Lafnetsha- Dance film South Tyrol Italy. Veronika Riz – 9 Nominations @ Maverik Film Festival L.A.

 

VISUAL ART

2019 -Munich

2018 -ADC Geneva, Golden Thread Gallery Belfast Int Festival, Centre Pompidou Paris/Brussels

 Death of the hunter Instillation,

2017 – Solo collage exhibition City of Women Festival Slovinia

2017
- Dublin Dance Festival Temple Bar Dublin The Deep Clean - Collage Art works solo exhibition

2016- Royal Ulster Academy Lazarus and the birds of paradise film Oona Doherty and Simon Mills - DRAFF Magazine Dublin Collage work and conceptual writing publication.


2015
Ink Monkey Belfast Collection of Own works.
- Fumbelly Exchange Studio DRAFF exhibition Production Poster- Salt instillation
- Dublin Dance Festival Boucher Lady Magma- Ultima Thule Publication


2014
Royal Ulster Academy Belfast Table Manners - Tundra book of Wonder
Higher Bridge’s Gallery Group Exhibition – Collage Limited Edition Print. Eniskillen.

LINKS & PRESS

https://vimeo.com/oonadoherty

https://www.oonadohertyweb.com

https://www.hardtobesoft.com

http://www.oonadohertyweb.com/press 

 

''My work attempts to play with the barrier between the flesh and the soul, the audience and the stage. 

To share kinetic experience. I’m motivated to explore states of pure metaphysical honesty. –Oona Doherty