Posts Tagged ‘Ciaran O’Reilly’

"The Shadow of a Gunman," the first in Sean O'Casey's "Dublin Trilogy," presented by Irish Repertory Theatre, is one of the best plays of 2019. Bet on it.

Gwen Orel talks to Ciarán O'Reilly, director of Marina Carr's "Woman and Scarecrow" at Irish Rep, and to George Heslin, of Origin Theatre, who are presenting...

Gwen Orel talks with Obi Abili and Ciarán O'Reilly of Irish Rep's "The Emperor Jones," and Larry Kirwan, author of Irish Rep's "Rebel in the Soul."

"The Emperor Jones" has a genre-- and it's horror. The play is a nightmare, produced like a dream.

Trump read an Irish proverb he's "heard for years." Who trolled him into reading a Nigerian poem?

Gwen Orel talks to Lisa Dwan about her role in Conor McPherson's "Shining City" at Irish Repertory Theatre Featured tune is "The Constellation Slide Set" from...

Darrah Carr reports back on the New York- New Belfast conference held in June, where loads of NYC's Irish culture movers and shakers turned up to speak.

Set in Dublin in the 1960s, Da is Hugh Leonard’s Tony-winning classic memory play. Charlie returns to his childhood home after his father’s funeral only...

Mark Butler reports on Irish Rep's groundbreaking in September-- full of hardhats and song!

Philomena Connors finds Juno and the Paycock surprisingly humorous and a feast for the senses.

Conor McPherson's "The Weir" at Irish Rep, reveals dark realms of life and death.

Cara Seymour as Lily (@Carol Rosegg) How It’s New York: With “Occupy Wall Street” not too distant a memory, there’s an urgency and a relevancy to a play...

Margaret Loesser Robinson, Patrick Cummings , Cliff Bemis (Carol Rosegg) How It’s New York: Irish Rep is one of the city’s best producing houses, and...

Eugene O’Neill How It’s New York:  Eugene O’Neill (1888 –  1953) was a Broadway baby, born in a Broadway hotel room, and  there are traces of him...