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Origin Theatre Company Announces  2021 BLOOMSDAY REVEL Photo Origin Theatre Company Announces 2021 BLOOMSDAY REVEL
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 26, 2021

On Sunday June 13 at 3pm,¬†Origin Theatre Company will present¬†the 8th¬†annual edition of its popular immersive Bloomsday celebration, renamed the ‚ÄúBloomsday Revel.‚Ä̬†the distance-safe, in-person staging mixes a juried costume contest and dramatic readings from ‚ÄúUlysses‚ÄĚ -- performed by a cast of celebrated New York-based Irish actors.

Origin Brings Back EUROPEAN MONTH OF CULTURE NYC This May Photo Origin Brings Back EUROPEAN MONTH OF CULTURE NYC This May
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 10, 2021

The 2021¬†‚ÄúEuropean Month of Culture NYC,‚Ä̬†produced by¬†Origin Theatre Company in partnership with the Delegation of the European Union to the United States, is restarting this month with a series of play readings and panel talks involving playwrights, producers and cultural organizations from New York, Romania, Ireland, Spain, Greece, and more. ¬†

Michael Mellamphy Announced as New Artistic Director of Origin Theatre Company Photo Michael Mellamphy Announced as New Artistic Director of Origin Theatre Company
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 21, 2021

Origin Theatre Company has appointed the actor and producer Michael Mellamphy to serve as its new artistic director, replacing Origin’s founder George C. Heslin, who became the new executive director of the New York Irish Center in October last year.

Virtual Theatre Today: Tuesday, March 30- with Broadway Backwards 2021 and More! Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Tuesday, March 30- with Broadway Backwards 2021 and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Mar 30, 2021

Today (March 30) in live streaming: it's Game Night on Stars in the House, Broadway backwards is back and more!

Irish Rep Announces Window Film Installation POETIC REFLECTIONS From the Adrian Brink Photo Irish Rep Announces Window Film Installation POETIC REFLECTIONS From the Adrian Brinkerhoff Poetry Foundation
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 12, 2021

Irish Repertory Theatre will present Poetic Reflections: Words Upon the Window Pane, a series of films from the Adrian Brinkerhoff Poetry Foundation (Amy Holmes, Executive Director), featuring poets and actors reading poems from Ireland, the United States and England. 

2021 Origin 1st Irish Theatre Festival Wraps Up Three Weeks Of Virtual Events Photo 2021 Origin 1st Irish Theatre Festival Wraps Up Three Weeks Of Virtual Events
by Stephi Wild - Feb 9, 2021

The 13th annual Origin 1st Irish Theatre Festival wrapped up its first all-virtual edition last week with a closing ceremony attended by audience members from both sides of the Atlantic.  This year the world's only festival devoted to producing and presenting the plays of contemporary Irish playwrights from around the world, hosted a total of 20 virtual events, in three weeks from January 11 to 31. 

ORIGIN 1st IRISH THEATRE FESTIVAL Goes Online Photo ORIGIN 1st IRISH THEATRE FESTIVAL Goes Online
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 17, 2020

Running three weeks from January 11 to 31, the 2021 Origin 1st Irish will present a total of 20 virtual events, including recorded Theatrical Productions made both before and during Covid from Belfast, Dublin, Wexford, London and New York.

Origin Theatre to Present BLOOMSDAY BREAKFAST Online Photo Origin Theatre to Present BLOOMSDAY BREAKFAST Online
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 10, 2020

A colorful bouquet of singers, actors and luminaries from New York and the Island of Ireland are taking part in a uniquely trans-Atlantic online version of Origin Theatre's annual immersive Bloomsday Breakfast, co-hosted with Bloom's Tavern in Midtown Manhattan.

Photo Flash: Palm Beach Dramaworks Presents SKYLIGHT
by David Hare Photo Photo Flash: Palm Beach Dramaworks Presents SKYLIGHT by David Hare
by Alexa Criscitiello - Feb 4, 2020

Palm Beach Dramaworks is a non-profit, professional theatre and is a member of the Theatre Communications Group, the South Florida Theatre League, Florida Professional Theatres Association, and the Cultural Council of Palm Beach County.

Palm Beach Dramaworks Presents SKYLIGHT By David Hare Photo Palm Beach Dramaworks Presents SKYLIGHT By David Hare
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jan 24, 2020

Palm Beach Dramaworks presents Skylight by David Hare Opens February 7 i??at the Don and Ann Brown Theatre.

Photo Coverage: DUBLIN CAROL Opens at The Irish Repertory Theatre Photo Photo Coverage: DUBLIN CAROL Opens at The Irish Repertory Theatre
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Oct 2, 2019

Irish Repertory Theatre presents Dublin Carol, written by Conor McPherson (The Seafarer) and directed by Ciar√°n O'Reilly (The Shadow of a Gunman). Performances began on September 20, 2019 on the Francis J. Greenburger Mainstage with an opening night on October 1, for a limited run through November 10, 2019.

Irish Rep Announces DUBLIN CAROL This September Photo Irish Rep Announces DUBLIN CAROL This September
by Julie Musbach - Aug 15, 2019

Irish Repertory Theatre presents Dublin Carol, written by Conor McPherson (The Seafarer) and directed by Ciar√°n O'Reilly (The Shadow of a Gunman). Performances begin on September 20, 2019 on the Francis J. Greenburger Mainstage with an opening night set for October 1, for a limited run through November 10, 2019.

Photo Coverage: Irish Repertory Theatre Celebrates Opening Night of LITTLE GEM Photo Photo Coverage: Irish Repertory Theatre Celebrates Opening Night of LITTLE GEM
by Linda Lenzi - Jul 26, 2019

Irish Repertory Theatre presents Little Gem, written by Elaine Murphy (Shush) and directed by Marc Atkinson Borrull (Outlying Islands), running through September 1 at the Francis J. Greenburger Mainstage. The cast of Little Gem includes four-time Academy Award nominee and two-time Golden Globe Award winner Marsha Mason (The Goodbye Girl) as Kay, Brenda Meaney(Party Face) as Lorraine, and Lauren O'Leary (The Awkward Years) as Amber.

Irish Rep Announces Full Cast For THE PLOUGH AND THE STARS Photo Irish Rep Announces Full Cast For THE PLOUGH AND THE STARS
by Julie Musbach - Feb 20, 2019

Irish Repertory Theatre announced today special events and programming for the month of March as part of the The Sean O'Casey Season, a comprehensive retrospective of the work of renowned Irish playwright Sean O'Casey, celebrating 30 years of Irish Repertory Theatre.

BWW Review: ALONE IT STANDS at 59E59 Theaters is an Incredible Story Wonderfully Told Photo BWW Review: ALONE IT STANDS at 59E59 Theaters is an Incredible Story Wonderfully Told
by Marina Kennedy - Jan 20, 2019

The exciting NYC premiere of 'Alone It Stands,' written and directed by John Breen, is now on stage at 59E59 Theaters through January 27 as part of the Origin's 1st Irish Festival.

Irish Rep Announces Casting For THE O'CASEY CYCLE; Ciaran O'Reilly, Sarah Street, and Photo Irish Rep Announces Casting For THE O'CASEY CYCLE; Ciaran O'Reilly, Sarah Street, and More
by Julie Musbach - Jan 3, 2019

Irish Repertory Theatre is excited to announce casting for The O'Casey Cycle, featuring O'Casey's three most renowned works, The Shadow of a Gunman, Juno and the Paycock, and The Plough and the Stars, presented in repertory.

NY's All-Irish Theatre Festival ORIGIN'S 1ST IRISH Kicks Off January 9 Photo NY's All-Irish Theatre Festival ORIGIN'S 1ST IRISH Kicks Off January 9
by Stephi Wild - Dec 11, 2018

The 2019 Origin's 1st Irish Theatre Festival, New York's all-Irish theatre festival and the world's only festival devoted exclusively to producing the plays of contemporary Irish playwrights from around the world, settles in to its new January time slot, running three weeks from January 9 to 28. A total 17 events, including six mainstage productions from Belfast, Derry, Dublin, Cork, Limerick, Queens and Manhattan, will be seen in and out of competition. Among the productions, five are US premieres; one is a world premiere. 15 contemporary Irish writers are represented with work in performance.

Internationally Acclaimed Rugby Story ALONE IT STANDS Makes NYC Premiere Photo Internationally Acclaimed Rugby Story ALONE IT STANDS Makes NYC Premiere
by Alexa Criscitiello - Nov 27, 2018

59E59 Theaters (Val Day, Artistic Director; Brian Beirne, Managing Director) is thrilled to welcome the NYC premiere of ALONE IT STANDS, written and directed by John Breen. Produced by Gyre and Gimble Productions as part of Origin's 1st Irish Festival, ALONE IT STANDS begins performances on Thursday, January 10 for a limited engagement through Sunday, January 27. 

BWW Review: The Pond Theatre Company's THE NATURALISTS Showcases Quiet Lives and the  Photo BWW Review: The Pond Theatre Company's THE NATURALISTS Showcases Quiet Lives and the Search for Self
by Julie Musbach - Sep 12, 2018

The Pond is currently playing host to the world premiere of The Naturalists by Irish playwright Jaki McCarrick who is making her own New York debut with the company. The production is largely successful in its goals, scarring the range of emotions as the audience gets a glimpse into the quiet yet troubled lives of a group Irish people living in the countryside.

The Pond Theatre Company Presents World Premiere Of Jaki McCarrick's THE NATURALISTS Photo The Pond Theatre Company Presents World Premiere Of Jaki McCarrick's THE NATURALISTS
by BWW News Desk - Sep 7, 2018

The Pond Theatre Company, an American home for contemporary British and Irish playwrights, presents the world premiere of The Naturalists by Irish writer Jaki McCarrick. Directed by The Pond co-founders Colleen Clinton and Lily Dorment, The Naturalists marks the professional New York debut of McCarrick, best known for her play Belfast Girls, which was developed at the National Theatre Studio in London and was shortlisted for the 2012 Susan Smith Blackburn Prize. McCarrick's play, Leopoldville, won the 2010 Papatango Prize for New Writing.

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