4* Reviews from The Telegraph, The Times and Time Out

4* Reviews - The Telegraph, The Times & Time Out

Not About Heroes  has been receiving strong reviews, Trafalgar Studios, London, November-December 2014. Read some of the national press reviews: The Telegraph , Time Out , The Arts Desk .

“Ailís Ní Ríain’s memorable cello music supports the lyrical script with its subtly portentous strains.” The Arts Desk

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“Caroline Clegg’s clean, crisp production is anchored by a performance of rare charisma from Alasdair Craig as the elder poet, Sassoon. Impressive”.  The Times

“One of the more striking elements of this production is Ailís Ní Ríain’s specially commissioned cello music, which – in contrast to a slightly heavy-handed script – offers notes of portent without resorting to emotional manipulation.”   – BTL

Royal Academy of Music Premiere July 2022

Royal Academy of Music Premiere July 2022

Double-bass player and singer Eleanor Grant will give the world premiere of Ailís Ní Ríain's Mascaron for double-bass and recorded prepared piano on 1st July...

Irish Times Feature April 2022

Irish Times Feature April 2022

A feature about Ailís was published in The Irish Times in April 2022 in advance of the premiere of her orchestral work Flower Scar Road for the RTÉ Concert...