Sick! Lab – Contact Theatre Manchester, 10th March 2016
A collaborative exploration of identity and trauma. SICK! Lab is a focussed 4-day programme of performances, presentations and discussions bringing together artists, academics from a wide range of disciplines, clinicians, commentators and the public to explore questions connecting identity and trauma.

Ailís Ní Ríain will present Emera – a reading and video presentation about her research into presenting trauma on stage via a new play based on the aftermath of the Bosnian war, rape as a weapon of war, the motivations of international aid-workers and the possible damage of talking therapies.

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...