TRY! Residences programme


Started in 2010 in collaboration with Tipperary Excel Arts Centre and the Arts Council, TRY! is a scheme elaborated by Tipperary Dance Platform to provide resources for professional dance artists.

TRY! offers 1-2 weeks residencies for dance artists and choreographers, providing working space, time, and accommodation, enabling them to develop their artistic language and/or throw the basis of new projects.

TRY! also gives the possibility for the visiting TRY! artists to receive mentoring through their practice. An opportunity to receive feedback on the work, discuss artistic choices and methods with peer dancers-choreographer.

Regularly, Tipperary Dance Platform’s festival TDP’ gives opportunities to former TRY! resident artists to show their work in public.

TRY! is accessible through an open call widely broadcasted through the Irish dance network. To receive this information, register to receive our newsletter

TRY! is funded by the Arts Council under the Dance Artist in Residency awards Scheme, and hosted by Tipperary Excel Arts Centre.