Journalism

Róisín regularly reviews contemporary dance, ballet and physical theatre for The Guardian, Fjord ReviewSpringback Magazine, SeeingDance and The Skinny.

She has also been published in Film Stories and The Modernist Review, and has written programme notes for Scottish Ballet, Scottish Dance Theatre and Elisabeth Schilling.

Her collaborations with Aerowaves and Springback Magazine have included researching and editing a series of articles celebrating 25 years of Aerowaves (2021), and overseeing Europe wide listings of emerging contemporary dance for Springback Go. She was mentored as part of the Scottish Review of Books Emerging Critics Scheme in 2018.

A recent creative collaboration saw Róisín work with choreographer Elisabeth Schilling on her Invisible Dances.

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Selection of Articles

Working relationship: Errol White and Davina Givan on art, life, word, and “Worn”: Fjord Review 2020

Radical empathy and real engagement: Take Me Somewhere 2019

Oona Doherty’s Hard to be Soft: A Belfast Prayer – Review, August 2019

Dance+: The Favourite – August 2019