Archives for June 2013

Airbrushing Our Past – The true History of Dublin Pride starts here!

Izzy Kamikaze talks about the true history of Dublin Pride– and talks about Northwest Pride.

Catskills Irish Arts Week is coming! The Green Hills of Home

A preview of this week’s Catskills Irish Arts Week, and interview with Artistic Director Reidin O’Flynn: save the dates, July 15-20, 2013.

The Comedy of Errors: This Joint Is Jumping

Shakespeare in the Park’s “The Comedy of Errors” is one of the best you’ll ever see.

Kearns Reads from Works, Talks Molly Maguires in Dublin

Irish American Writers & Artists Treasurer and Salon Producer John Kearns will be reading from his own works and giving a talk about the Molly Maguires in Dublin next week.

Artists Without Walls Members and Friends Events: Week of 6/23/2013

This week’s appearances and shows of Artists Without Walls members Barbara Rick, Marni Rice, Honor Finnegan, Colin Broderick and the members of AWoW at a “Showcase at The Cell Theater.”

“Irish” Seanie Monaghan Signs with Hall-of-Fame Boxing Promoter

John Kearns has lunch at the Friars Club with boxer “Irish” Seani Monaghan, who captured the World Boxing Council Continental Americas light heavyweight title last year.

President Barack Obama in Ireland: against segregated schools?

An update on President Obama’s activities in Northern Ireland: criticism of segregated schools, for one.

“The Boat Factory” Is a Story about Men

Orla O’Sullivan finds that “The Boat Factory,” about the men who built boats in Belfast, evokes a way of life with poetry and humour. The play runs at 59E59 through Sunday, June 30.

Artists Without Walls and Ethiopian Street Children’s Project fundraiser tonight

Artists Without Walls and Ethiopian Street Children’s Project fundraiser tonight: cocktails for a cause.

Ennis Roots Music Festival coming up!

Ennis Roots Music Festival, Clare Connections, is this weekend!

‘Series of failures’ in pregnant Indian’s death in Ireland

An update on the death of Savita Halappanavar, with some blame attached.

Irish American Writers and Artists Salon Travels to Philadelphia

John Kearns reports on an Irish American Writers and Artists Salon event in Philadelphia!

President Obama and family off to Ireland

President Obama and his family are off to Ireland

My grandmother from Dublin: Artists without Walls

Martha Pinson describes her grandmother’s story, in Artists Without Walls