Science Gallery Dublin – Treat Me Right

This event has ended

Science Gallery Dublin – Treat Me Right

Science Gallery Dublin, Friday 7th December 2018

The feeling of a stranger washing your hair. Or putting their hand to the place where the pain is. The physical intimacies of medical, therapeutic or beauty treatments can be tiny moments of pleasure, awkwardness, relief or discomfort in our everyday lives. What is it that makes those experiences so particular? And what if we could create similar experiences in a different setting?

Join us in the FOR PLAY gallery for a discussion and creative workshop on physical touch and the intimacy of professional treatments, exploring psychological, neuroscientific and personal perspectives. With Vanya Eccles and Joan Somers Donnelly.

Please note this event is only suitable for visitors aged 18+


Date:
Friday 7th December 2018
Time:
2.00pm - 3.00pm
Price:
Free - Registration required
Address:
Science Gallery Dublin, Pearse Street, Dublin 2, Ireland

Google Map of Science Gallery Dublin, Pearse Street, Dublin 2, Ireland

YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE...

The Verdict

Gaiety Theatre

The second tour of the gripping and critically acclaimed courtroom sensation The Verdict. Frank Galvin is a washed up veteran lawyer and an alcoholic. He is presented with one last chance to redeem himself when he is given an open-and-shut medical malpractice case that no one thinks he can win. Up against the unforgiving medical establishment he courageously refuses an out of court settlement, believing it is negligence that has condemned a young mother. Smelling a cover up, he instead takes the case and the entire legal system to court. Set in the Irish enclave of Boston in 1980, this is

More Details

Beginning

Gate Theatre

The last two people at a house-warming party. Two hearts on the shelf. Are they brave enough to fall? Beginning is a tender and funny play about the first fragile moments of risking your heart and taking a chance on someone new. Described as an '(anti) romance for [the] 21st century' - Evening Standard, David Eldridge's Beginning is an insightful and touching look at the challenges of connecting and sharing in the era of social media and online dating.  

More Details

The Seamster’s Daughter

Smock Alley Theatre

The Seamster's Daughter - Megan always dreamt of meeting her birth father, but after discovering she was conceived through rape she sets out in search of a monster. Through Megan's story Glass Mask presents a challenging and conflicting drama that looks at consent, choice and the right to life. We all know what she should do, but what would you do…? After the success of Glass Mask Theatre's debut production Idlewild by Jimmy Murphy, Smock Alley's company-in-residence invites you back to the Boys' School for Jimmy's latest play.

More Details