Posts by: Alice Farrell

The week leading up to St. Patrick's Day saw the 20th Anniversary of the Craic Fest, a music and film fest featuring the best of independent film and music...

Monday night I was treated to exactly what I expected, with the lovingly crafted documentary Songwriter at Tribeca. 

Thursday February 15th, Alice Farrell checked out the spectacle that is THISPOPBABY's highly anticipated RIOT-The Show to the Skirball Center playing a 3...

Alice Farrell braves the Nor-easter to make it down to City Winery to see The High Kings. 

How it’s New York: At the Irish Arts Center in New York How it’s Irish:  Presented by the Irish Arts Center and featuring Rhiannon Giddens who now lives in...

Last week Glen Hansard arrived on our shores to launch his new CD and gave two wonderfully different gigs at Town Hall and Brooklyn Steel.

Last week at the New York Irish Center local Cork transplant Donie Carroll brought together  a host of Irish and area talent to raise money in his annual...

Monday night, in an intimate back room at this LIC music bar, there was a flurry of song and spirit swirling around one of my favorite Irish singers, Liam...

Alice Farrell reports on Irish Arts Center's talk with the creators and star of the upcoming show RIOT from the Dublin Theatre company THISPOPBABY. 

Alice Farrell says It was yet another wonderful evening of collaboration put together by the innovative folks at the IAC, with  musicians Jenna...

It's always a treat when Edmund Enright (aka Mundy) comes to town, and his kickoff to his current American tour at the Irish Arts Center on June 7th was no...

On a dreary New York afternoon this Saturday I took a diversion for an hour into the "Rooms" of playwright Enda Walsh.

Alice Farrell: "Love after Love" is definitely a serious and sometimes somber look at the ways that life, love and loss affect us all.

On a windy New York Friday night there was nothing better than being enveloped in the fiery tunes pouring forth from Lúnasa on their 20th Anniversary tour at...