Posts Tagged ‘Larry Kirwan’

"The Writing Irish of New York" is an indispensible book for anyone interested in writing or reading Irish-American literature.

Shani R. Friedman reports on "Immigrant Arts in America," a day-long panel presented at the Museum of Jewish Heritage.

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."

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

How It’s New York: The 252nd New York Saint Patrick’s Day Parade marched up Fifth Avenue from 44th to 79th Streets. How It’s Irish: The parade honors...

How It’s New York: The 2012 Eugene O’Neill Lifetime Achievement Award celebration took place at the Manhattan Club above Rosie O’Grady’s, a convivial...

How It’s New York: Irish American Writers & Artists, Inc., is a New York-based organization.How It’s Irish: The honorees are all Irish or Irish-American, and the...

How It’s New York: This is a New York story,about life in the Five Points during the 19th century.How It’s Irish: Charles R. Hale recalls his family’s...

How It’s New York: The show is set in NYC, in Five Points in 1863. Its story is quintessential New York: immigrants jammed together hustling to get by.How...

How It’s New York: Larry Kirwan’s play Hard Times is set in New York, where Stephen Foster lived. And Kirwan is a New Yorker now.How It’s Irish: Kirwan sets this...

How It’s New York: We have too many shootings in NYC. We just had one on August 23. How It’s Irish: Larry Kirwan, who wrote this blog, is Irish, and in his play...

How It’s New York: Larry Kirwan, of Black 47, and a New Yorker from Wexford, wrote the book, and Stephen Foster, who wrote the music, lived here in NYC for...

George C. Heslin, artistic director of Origin Theatre Company How It’s New York: The 1st Irish Festival was born in New York and reflects our...

How It’s New York: Larry Kirwan is a New Yorker now, and in fact his play Hard Times will open soon at The Cell. How It’s Irish:This prose-poem recalls a...