The 2023 Edition Let Go. Take Heart. Begin Again. 16 May—28 May

The 2023 Edition invited audiences to discover dance from world-renowned artists in venues and spaces throughout the city. Dance that invited us to be open and courageous, to celebrate love and our shared humanity, and to reconnect with ourselves and the world around us.

2023 Events

Watch the 2023 Edition come alive

Glimpse behind the scenes, hear from festival artists and audiences, and watch footage of events in the 2023 Edition Video Library.

Explore the DDF2023 Video Library ↗

Snapshots from the 2023 Edition

Spot some familiar faces at the DDF2023 launch event and Opening Night in the Abbey Theatre and look back at some of our 2023 Edition outdoor events.

Explore the DDF2023 Gallery

DDF2023 in the press

Features & reviews from the 2023 Edition.

DDF 2023 in the Press! News, Reviews & Interviews