Firkin Crane Reopening Plans

Firkin Crane Reopening Plans. Published May 30th – Subject to change. In response to the Government’s “Roadmap for Reopening Society & Business” (May 2020), Firkin Crane is proposing a coordinated approach to re-opening workplaces for professional dance artists and workers. This involves a phased re-opening of our studios to professional practice that aligns with Government […]

A Message from the Board of Directors

A message from the Board of Directors following the latest directives issued by the government, where the Firkin Crane will remain closed until at least May 5th 2020; Yvonne Coughlan (Chair), Dan Boyle, Marguerite Donlon, Catherine Foley, Patricia Crosbie, Cllr. Kieran McCarthy, Cllr. Michael Nugent, Conall Ó Riain, Lisa McLoughlin. The Corona Virus, Covid 19, […]


  DONATE HERE Firkin Crane is the home of dance in Cork, a place for dance artists, dance enthusiasts and dance audiences. With our specialist dance facilities, we provide support and resources for training in dance, and the production and performance of revised and new dance work.  We made the difficult decision on 13th March […]

Important Announcement: Covid-19

Following the directives issued by the government and health authorities Firkin Crane is postponing all activities until sometime after April 20th   All classes, workshops and performances are now postponed until further notice.   We hope all our artists, students and audience stay safe during this time and we hope to see you back in […]

Call Out for Expression of Interest for Cork City Dance Artist in Residence at Firkin Crane

Cork City Dance Artist in Residence at Firkin Crane  Application and Guidelines  Deadline for initial expression of interest is 12 noon Wednesday 26th February 2020   About The Cork City Dance Artist in Residence at Firkin Crane. Cork City Dance Artist in Residence at Firkin Crane is a dance residency for Cork city, based in […]