House Strictly Private and For Love – The Irish Voice; Reviews

Two Irish playwrights emerged from the recent 1st Irish Theatre Festival in New York, and it’s time to mark their achievements.┬áHouse Strictly Private, a pitch-black comic drama, is an unexpected follow up to Kerr’s rollicking festival debut…For Love, by debut playwright Laoisa Sexton, is the most impressive first play I have seen in two decades. Featuring a flawless cast that included the writer herself, the play took us on a whirlwind tour of contemporary Dublin seen from a young woman’s perspective in a way that was so authentic and casually funny that it disarmed you from the first scene….The 1st Irish Theatre Festival deserves accolades for bringing these talents to an American stage, and Irish drama has been enriched by their appearance.
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