Irish Arts Center Announces Spring 2019 SeasonIrish Arts Center Announces Spring 2019 Season
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2019

Irish Arts Center (IAC), a multidisciplinary center dedicated to bringing people of all backgrounds together through the excellence and dynamism of Irish arts and culture, announces its Spring 2019 season a cross-section of the exhilarating theater, music, dance, literature, art, and genre-defying performance coming from Ireland and Irish America, alongside educational events engaging participants with an array of rich traditions. With performances as wide-ranging as Margaret McAuliffe's acclaimed one-woman play The Humours of Bandon, Declan O'Rourke's epic song cycle Chronicles of the Great Irish Famine, and Paul Muldoon's performance adaptation of a 1773 Irish poem, IAC provides an intimate home for artists' boldest visions. As construction on IAC's landmark permanent new home in Hell's Kitchen takes place just beyond the organization's original location, IAC's vast ambition and accomplishment will be on full display, outside and in, throughout Spring 2019. (more...)

Enda Walsh's BALLYTURK Highlights Irish Arts Center's Spring 2018 SeasonEnda Walsh's BALLYTURK Highlights Irish Arts Center's Spring 2018 Season
by BWW News Desk - Dec 14, 2017

Irish Arts Center (IAC), the arts and cultural center dedicated to projecting a dynamic image of Ireland and Irish America for the 21st century, announces its Spring 2018 lineup, featuring a characteristically wide range of theatrical, musical, dance, literary, podcast, interdisciplinary and educational events. (more...)

Irish Arts Center Announces Spring 2018 SeasonIrish Arts Center Announces Spring 2018 Season
by BWW News Desk - Dec 14, 2017

Irish Arts Center Announces Spring 2018 Season (more...)

Photo Coverage: FIND YOUR WAY HOME (An Irish Musical) Plays Symphony Space
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Jul 26, 2017

After opening to rave reviews in Dublin, Ireland, FIND YOUR WAY HOME (An Irish Musical) is making its American debut. Written by Jeff Strange and Jimmy Kelly, two Albany, NY musicians well known on the Irish Music scene, the show has been in development for the past eight years. (more...)

Photo Coverage: The Chieftains Celebrate their 55th Anniversary at The Kupferberg Center
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Mar 5, 2017

'55 years, wow, where have they gone as we're still going strong', says Paddy Moloney, leader of the six-time Grammy Award winners, The Chieftains. The Chieftains have been highly recognized for reinventing traditional Irish music on a contemporary and International scale. The Chieftains were formed in Ireland in 1962 by Paddy Moloney, one of the top traditional folk musicians in Ireland and around the world. Their ability to transcend musical boundaries to blend tradition with modern music has notably hailed them as one of the most renowned and revered musical groups to this day. BroadwayWorld was there to cover their 55th Anniversary at The Kupferberg Center. Check out the photos below: (more...)

BILLY ELLIOT Stars Appear at 'Summer On The Hudson- Irish Dance Festival' Opening Event 5/3
by BWW News Desk - Apr 21, 2009

The schedule for the Sunday May 3 New York City Irish Dance Festival, 12:30 PM to 8 PM, opening event of the free, 9th annual Summer On the Hudson Festival, has been announced. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Rivera Honored at 'One World' Benefit
by Linda Lenzi - Oct 25, 2006

Rolex presented 'One World: A Spectacular Global Celebration,' Career Transition For Dancers' 21st Anniversary Jubilee--in which Chita Rivera was honored--on Monday, October 23, 2006 at 7:00 pm at New York City Center (more...)

One World Gala, with Rivera, Minnelli, Etc., Held 10/23
by BWW News Desk - Oct 23, 2006

Rolex will present 'One World: A Spectacular Global Celebration,' Career Transition For Dancers' 21st Anniversary Jubilee, tonight, Monday, October 23, 2006 at 7:00 pm (more...)

Liza Minnelli Signs on to Starry 'One World' Dance Benefit
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2006

Broadway legend Liza Minnelli has joined the cast of 'One World: A Spectacular Global Celebration,' Career Transition For Dancers' 21st Anniversary Jubilee, which will be presented on Monday, October 23 (more...)

Tickets Now On Sale for Dance Benefit Honoring Rivera
by BWW News Desk - Aug 29, 2006

Tickets are now on sale for Career Transition for Dancers' October 23rd benefit, which will honor Chita Rivera (more...)