Posts by: Alice Farrell

Last week, at the Irish Arts Center, I got the chance to get a sneak peak at the new TV pilot from New York writer Mike Farragher, McLean Avenue. 

How it’s New York: The lead-up to St. Patrick’s Day in New York City How it’s Irish: Features Irish actors, musicians and film in the annual festival that...

How it’s New York: Took place in New York City How it’s Irish: Festival by Irish/American Origin Theatre Company I always look forward to the turning of the year...

How it’s New York: Took place in New York City on January 5th and 6th 2019 How it’s Irish: Irish band Lankum from Dublin Lankum at Rough Trade Happy New Year! ...

How it’s New York: Shows happening in New York City How it’s Irish: Lankum are from Dublin, Ireland Lankum, Dublin’s hottest folk phenomenon are coming to New...

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.