TDP – Tipperary Dance Platform is an international contemporary dance festival dedicated to be a festive event for the community and a celebration for dance in South Tipperary. TPD is an event for the community: a celebration for dance in South Tipperary, a window into the activities of the Tipperary Dance Residency, and a performance space for artistic projects created or hosted during the year. It's a resource for professional companies and dancers in Ireland: to stage work made by Irish-based artists, and to introduce works from other countries.
Besides providing a touring venue for established companies, TDP is also a performance space for artists hosted during the year as part of Tipperary Dance Residency schemes such as TRY! residencies, TDP LAB, and production residencies Apart from delivering high quality contemporary art, the festival involves the local community by inviting adults and children to take part in dance classes taught by international artists, all included in a very low price package. Young people under 18 years old attend all events and classes for free at TDP.
Dates to be confirmed.