Sawn-off Opera awarded Arts Council England funding

Sawn-off Opera have recently been awarded funding by Arts Council England to support the further development of a new suite of mini-operas by Ailis Ni Riain (Composer) and David Gaffney (Librettist), Directed by Caroline Clegg of Feelgood Theatre Productions at Opera North in November 2011.

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...