By Gwen Orel

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How it’s New York: The show runs at the newly refurbished Irish Repertory Theatre, a gem of Off-Broadway Theatre in rssheadphones1NYC
How it’s Irish: Playwright Conor McPherson is Irish; the play takes place in Ireland, and two of the four actors are Irish– including Lisa Dwan, featured on this podcast.

We spoke to Lisa Dwan about her role as Neasa in Conor McPherson’s “Shining City,” running through July 3 at Irish Repertory Theatre, in Irish Rep’s first show back at its home on 22nd Street.   

Featured tune is Mick McAuley’s “The Constellation Slide Set,”  from his new CD “Highs & Bellows,” with Colm O Caoimh.  

Gwen Orel
About the Author

Gwen Orel

The only New York journalist who writes for both the Forward and Irish Music Magazine.