Origin’s 1st Irish 2013



Crackskull Row – The Irish Echo

Posted on September 1st, 2016 by jenny g

“Death was at my back,” Honor Molloy recalled of the weeks she was writing “Crackskull Row” in 1999. Her father, the pioneering Irish actor John Molloy, had just died on the West Coast. “He was a resident of Berkeley, of … Continue reading

Festival Launch – The Irish Echo

Posted on September 1st, 2016 by jenny g

Dublin company, the Abbey (the national theatre of Ireland), officially joins the festival this week. The action, though, switches north of the border in its production of Owen McCafferty’s “Quietly,” which has been playing at Irish Repertory Theatre’s newly refurbished … Continue reading

Festival Launch – Blacktie

Posted on September 2nd, 2016 by jenny g

The stars came out on Wednesday night. See photos from the ‘green carpet’: click here

Bears in Space – The New York Times

Posted on September 6th, 2016 by jenny g

King Joffrey Is Coming. But Only to Act in a Play…surreal sci-fi fantasy about two bears navigating interstellar dangers on a spaceship. Read More

Crackskull Row – The New York Times

Posted on September 16th, 2016 by jenny g

The performers, directed by Kira Simring (the Cell’s artistic director), are uniformly on point…But it is Ms. Molloy’s salty, slangy yet singsong dialogue that most resonates. Mr. McPherson and Mr. McDonagh might have to set another place at their table. … Continue reading

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