Sebastian Barry, author of The Steward of Christendom, is a major Irish playwright. I am a major fan of Irish drama. Irish Heritage Theatre, whose…View More THE STEWARD OF CHRISTENDOM (IRT): What went wrong?
In DA, a writer has reached the “go back home” stage of the writer’s life cycle.View More DA (Irish Heritage Theatre): Father and son
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
Dives into the lives of Irish tenement dwellers at the time of the 1916 Easter RisingView More THE PLOUGH AND THE STARS (Irish Heritage): Human portraits of a bloody struggle
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
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!