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Olagón

July 02 @ 12:00 am - July 02 @ 12:00 am


A lament for the land, Olagón merges newly composed music based on the tradition of Irish lament with cutting edge Immersive technology and stunning Mayo landscapes to offer audiences a transportive experience viewed through a Virtual Reality headset. Following the success of VR experience Ar Ais Arís (Galway International Arts Festival) artist Paul Kinsella is back in collaboration with Brú Theatre, with the support of the Bank of Ireland Begin Together Arts Fund, to invite you to sit back and surround yourself in an evocative merging of voice, image and technology. Songs composed by Julianna Bloodgood are laced through the beautiful and troubled lands of Erriff wood, Doolough, Lough Carra and Ballyheane to offer audiences a unique experience, colliding ancient vocal practices with new technology to great effect. Duration: 14 minutes. 4 performances will take place on July 2nd.




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