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Irish Repertory Theatre Announces Fall 2021 In-Person Season Photo Irish Repertory Theatre Announces Fall 2021 In-Person Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 31, 2021

Irish Repertory Theatre announced today productions for their upcoming fall season, which will mark their return to in-person programming following the Covid-19 shutdown in March 2020.  

Holly Race Roughan Announced as New Artistic Director of Headlong Photo Holly Race Roughan Announced as New Artistic Director of Headlong
by Stephi Wild - Aug 11, 2021

A director with a reputation for developing new writing, Holly directed Headlong's Hedda Tesman by Cordelia Lynn at Chichester Festival Theatre and The Lowry, Salford. She was an Executive Producer on Unprecedented, the BBC Four, Century Films and Headlong critically acclaimed drama anthology, directing House Party by April De Angelis and Penny by Charlene James for the series.

Don't miss THE CORDELIA DREAM Photo Don't miss THE CORDELIA DREAM
by - Jul 28, 2021

In a response to one of Shakespeare’s greatest tragedies, the North American premiere of Marina Carr’s play comes to life on screen with the mysterious and tense confrontation of woman and man. When Woman, haunted by her dream of Cordelia and King Lear, confronts Man, their disturbed relationship is exposed. As his protege, she has come seeking enlightenment, but he orders silence in exchange for artistry and concession.

Westport Country Playhouse Announces 2021 Woodward Internship Class Photo Westport Country Playhouse Announces 2021 Woodward Internship Class
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 9, 2021

Westport Country Playhouse announces its 2021 Joanne Woodward Internship class of three theater career aspirants who will enhance their professional skills and gain on-the-job experience working directly with Playhouse senior staff from June through mid-August.

Irish Rep Announces Summer 2021 Performances on Screen Featuring GHOSTING, THE CORDEL Photo Irish Rep Announces Summer 2021 Performances on Screen Featuring GHOSTING, THE CORDELIA DREAM and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 8, 2021

 Irish Repertory Theatre announced today three Performance on Screen digital productions for their Summer 2021 season. Ghosting, by Anne O’Riordan and Jamie Beamish and directed for streaming by Jamie Beamish, will premiere on Tuesday June 22, 2021. The production, starring Anne O’Riordan, will run through Sunday July 4, 2021. 

Corrib Theatre Presents PRETTY PROUD BOY Photo Corrib Theatre Presents PRETTY PROUD BOY
by A.A. Cristi - May 4, 2021

A mother and her son at a crossroads‚ÄĒwhat do we do when those closest to us become violent strangers? Pretty Proud Boy explores the pressing and timely issues of the far right, the threat of COVID-19, the impact of the Black Lives Matter movement, and how these global events have affected Irish Travellers, an indigenous ethnic minority in Ireland.

Kiln Theatre Announce Live Streamed Staged Reading Of GIRL ON AN ALTAR Photo Kiln Theatre Announce Live Streamed Staged Reading Of GIRL ON AN ALTAR
by Stephi Wild - Feb 19, 2021

Artistic Director of Kiln Theatre, Indhu Rubasingham, today announces programming for Spring 2021, including a live stream of the staged rehearsed reading of Girl on an Altar - a newly commissioned work by Marina Carr, and Kiln Collaborations, a series of online panel discussions from leading industry figures.

THEATRE FOR ONE Begins In-Person, Live Performances Tomorrow Photo THEATRE FOR ONE Begins In-Person, Live Performances Tomorrow
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 17, 2020

Performances of Theatre for One, the intimate theatrical experience that brings together one actor and one audience member, will start live, in-person performances tomorrow, December 18 at Dublin’s Abbey Theatre. The limited engagement, produced by Landmark Productions, Octopus Theatricals, and the Abbey Theatre, will play December 18-23.

Cast Announced For Young Vic's THE NEW TOMORROW Photo Cast Announced For Young Vic's THE NEW TOMORROW
by Stephi Wild - Sep 29, 2020

Kwame Kwei-Armah, Artistic Director of the Young Vic, today announces the cast of The New Tomorrow, a weekend of pop-up performances celebrating the Young Vic's 50th birthday.

Young Vic Celebrates 50th Birthday And Launches 50th Year Programme Photo Young Vic Celebrates 50th Birthday And Launches 50th Year Programme
by Stephi Wild - Sep 11, 2020

Kwame Kwei-Armah, Artistic Director of the Young Vic, today announces the start of the Young Vic's 50th birthday with a year-long programme of work entitled We are the New Tide, dedicated to the theatre's milestone birthday.

Abbey Theatre Unveils New 2020 Line-up Photo Abbey Theatre Unveils New 2020 Line-up
by Stephi Wild - Jul 13, 2020

Directors of the Abbey Theatre, Graham McLaren and Neil Murray, today announced an ‚Äúextraordinary programme for an extraordinary year‚ÄĚ, a bespoke range of theatre projects that audiences can experience in person, or at home, from August 2020.¬†

BWW Interview: Se√°n McGinley Talks Irish Rep's World Premiere Digital Play THE GIFTS Photo BWW Interview: Se√°n McGinley Talks Irish Rep's World Premiere Digital Play THE GIFTS YOU GAVE TO THE DARK
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 11, 2020

Irish Repertory Theatre is currently presenting the world premiere of Darren Murphy's short play The Gifts You Gave to the Dark, written specifically for digital media in reaction to the COVID-19 health crisis.

Winners Announced For the 23rd Irish Times Theatre Awards Photo Winners Announced For the 23rd Irish Times Theatre Awards
by Stephi Wild - Apr 4, 2020

The 23rd Irish Times Irish Theatre Awards was due to take place tomorrow night at the National Concert Hall in Dublin. 

On St. Patrick's Day, Irish Arts Center And Partners Will Give Out Thousands Of Free  Photo On St. Patrick's Day, Irish Arts Center And Partners Will Give Out Thousands Of Free Books Across NYC
by Stephi Wild - Mar 12, 2020

Irish Arts Center, a multidisciplinary center dedicated to bringing people of all backgrounds together through the excellence and dynamism of Irish arts and culture, presents their 10th Annual Book Day (March 17).

Sarah Smith Appointed As Technical Director Of The Abbey Theatre Photo Sarah Smith Appointed As Technical Director Of The Abbey Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Mar 6, 2020

The Abbey Theatre today, 6 March 2020, announced that Sarah Smith has been appointed to the role of Technical Director of the Abbey Theatre.

The Abbey Theatre Announces 2020 Season Photo The Abbey Theatre Announces 2020 Season
by Marianka Swain - Nov 28, 2019

Directors of the Abbey Theatre, Graham McLaren and Neil Murray, today announced a wide range of projects for the Abbey and Peacock Stages and on tour in 2020 presenting a diverse, challenging and engaging programme for theatre audiences.

The Irish Heritage Theatre Presents WOMAN AND SCARECROW Photo The Irish Heritage Theatre Presents WOMAN AND SCARECROW
by Stephi Wild - Oct 12, 2019

Irish Heritage Theatre announces its Fall 2019 production Woman and Scarecrow by Marina Carr. After a highly successful and critically acclaimed 'Fathers of Ireland' season last year featuring Lay Me Down Softly ( second Barrymore recommendation) and IHT's beloved production of Da , which was the company's best attended show to date, IHT moves to a season of plays dedicated to exploring the final days of life as we know it. The Irish Heritage Theatre's first 'End of Days in Ireland' offering is the aforementioned Woman and Scarecrow, following the last day of the life of the titular character as she wrestles with her inner demons and her alter ego. IHT will follow that up with the classic, Steward of Christendom by Sebastian Barry, a Lear-like exploration of a former officer's final days.

BWW Review: BLOOD WEDDING, Young Vic Photo BWW Review: BLOOD WEDDING, Young Vic
by Bryony Rae Taylor - Sep 26, 2019

Tragedy was Lorca'sdomain, and¬†fabric of his plays are about the darkest parts of collective human behaviour.¬†Ya√ęl Farber's production at the Young Vic is unrelentingly harrowing, and utterly captivating.

BWW Interview: Isobel Waller-Bridge Talks BLOOD WEDDING and FLEABAG Photo BWW Interview: Isobel Waller-Bridge Talks BLOOD WEDDING and FLEABAG
by Bryony Rae Taylor - Sep 25, 2019

Isobel Waller-Bridge discusses her approach to composition ahead of the opening of a new adaptation of Federico García Lorca's tragedy, Blood Wedding, at Young Vic.

Abbey Theatre Announces Winter Season Photo Abbey Theatre Announces Winter Season
by Stephi Wild - Sep 24, 2019

Directors of the Abbey Theatre, Graham McLaren and Neil Murray, today announced two productions set to delight audiences this winter. The first, a major new Abbey Theatre production, from the Irish canon, of Drama at Inish; followed by Collapsing Horse's A Very Old Man with Enormous Wings, a magical show for all the family.

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