An existential, feminist play of wildly mournful keening, filled with rich Ianguage, intense questions, and rueful comedyView More WOMAN AND SCARECROW (Irish Heritage Theatre): When did this all end in tragedy?
A version of this review was also published on Foley Got Comped. Irish Heritage Theatre is purely a labor of love. All of the company…View More LAY ME DOWN SOFTLY (Irish Heritage Theatre): 2018 Fringe review
Brian Friel the Irish Chekhov.View More MAKING HISTORY (Irish Heritage Theatre): Make Ireland Great Again
A great play for history buffs and hibernophiles.View More MAKING HISTORY (Irish Heritage Theatre): A very human Irish history play
Turn off your phones, step away from your laptops, and run, don’t walk to the Irish Heritage Theatre’s first ever Barrymore-eligible production.View More MOLLY SWEENEY (Irish Heritage Theatre): That the blind may see
A zany and relevant college production of Aristophanes’ rarely-produced ancient Greek comedy satirizes economic inequality and the random distribution of wealth.View More PLUTUS (Once More Theatre/P&P): Everything old is new again
Henrik Eger interviews Peggy Mecham about JUNO AND THE PAYCOCK, the second part of playwright Sean O’Casey’s “Dublin Trilogy”.View More Peggy and the PAYCOCK: Interview with Peggy Mecham of Irish Heritage Theatre
The second installment in playwright Sean O’Casey’s tragi-comic “Dublin Trilogy” traces the misfortunes of a struggling Irish family during the Irish Civil War.View More JUNO AND THE PAYCOCK (IHT): A tragi-comic call for personal responsibility and peace in troubled times
A tragic play gives this Irish American writer a newfound appreciation for his Irish heritage.View More SHADOW OF A GUNMAN (Irish Heritage Theatre): My great-grandfather—the shadow-less gunman
Set during their fight for independence, this controversial two-act tragicomedy merges realism with poetry for an insightful and funny view of the Irish.View More THE SHADOW OF A GUNMAN (IHT): Humor and horror in the Irish homeland
A NIGHT WITH LADY G features three one-act plays by Lady Augusta Gregory, a key force in the Irish Literary Revival and co-founder of Dublin’s Abbey TheatreView More A NIGHT WITH LADY G (Irish Heritage Theatre): A Trilogy of Proofs of the Irish Gift of Gab!