Dublin är den största staden på Irland och huvudstad i Republiken Irland. Den är belägen nära mittpunkten på Irlands östkust, vid mynningen av floden Liffey och i mitten av grevskapet Dublin.
Opera Theatre Company
OTC has had national and international success with baroque and early classical operas, as well as operas from the 20th century. In addition, the company has commissioned and performed nine new operas by Irish composers. OTC has also earned a strong reputation for high integrity site specific work.
OTC’s Young Associate Artists’ Programme was the first programme on the island of Ireland for the professional development of young opera singers. The programme was fortunate to have the acclaimed Ann Murray as patron, and Brenda Hurley as vocal consultant.
OTC’s achievements would not be possible without The Arts Council and the support of Culture Ireland allows OTC represent Irish opera abroad. The company partners regularly with cultural organisations including: NI Opera, Rough Magic Theatre Company, RTÉ Concert Orchestra, Wexford Opera House, the Goethe Institut, Italian Institute of Culture, Royal Hibernian Academy, Royal Irish Academy of Music, and Music for Galway, and has ongoing relationships with Fáilte Ireland, The Merrion Hotel, The Landmark Trust, Dublin City Council, the OPW and a network of venues nationwide. In 2014 OTC and Rough Magic Theatre Company were the recipients of the Sky Arts Ignition Award for The Rise And Fall of The City Of Mahagonny.