Shadow on Summer shortlisted for the Octagon Prize 2016
Ailís’ theatre monologue Shadow on Summer has been shortlisted for The Octagon Prize in partnership with the Bolton Octagon Theatre. The script was one of over 500 received. The jury included Max Stafford Clarke (Out of Joint), Elizabeth Newman (Octagon Theatre), Sue Roberts (BBC), Sue Emmas (Young Vic) and Stella Feehily (Playwright).
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...