Nominated for Spirit of the Fringe Commissioning Award | Dublin Fringe Festival awards 2011

'★★★★'  - Irish Theatre Magazine


Criminal Queers is choreographic 'cut-up' and re-edit of stolen moments from cinematic source material which depicts  "dangerous" desire and ambiguous "outsiders". A dance-theatre response to coded representations of otherness and the consequences of queer desire as framed by cinema which includes the work of film-makers such as Hitchcock and Joseph Losey.

Choreographer-director: Maurice Kelliher
Performers: Olwen Grindley, Isabella Oberländer, David Turpin
Score: David Turpin
Production / Problem solver: Shaun O’Boyle
Costumes: Sinead Lawlor
Photography: Lukasz Holod, Diarmuid Cooney

Performed at Project Arts Centre, Dublin (IRL) | 2011

Space support by Dance Ireland