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2018 Show: GUY WALKS INTO A BAR

Throwback Thursdays – Back by popular demand! The New York Irish Center is thrilled to host the Winner of the Audience Choice Award 2010 ‘Guy walks into a Bar’ by Don Creedon. Back by popular demand for two performances only … Continue reading

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2016 Event: Gabriel Byrne – Stories from Home

Presented by: New York Irish Center Over the last 30 years, Gabriel Byrne has established himself as one of the leading actors of his generation. Stories from Home is a revealing and evocative insight into Byrne’s life. Blending home movie … Continue reading

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2016 Event: The Cure

Presented by 1st Irish Festival’s Throwback Thursdays A welcome reminder that a new generation of Irish playwrights are writing about modern Ireland. As our narrator (Mellamphy) winds his way through the city streets in search of the cure for his … Continue reading

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2016 Event: Great White American Teeth

Presented by: New York Irish Center’s Throwback Thursdays ‘Great White American Teeth’ tells the true story of Fiona’s childhood in a tiny Irish community, far away from the excitement of America that she desperately craves – not to mention that … Continue reading

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2015 Event: Scór Encore New York

The New York Irish Center, GAA NY & Scór nua Eabhrac Presents Scór is the cultural wing of the Gaelic Athletic Association. During the winter months when the playing season ends, the GAA Clubs continue to compete for an all … Continue reading

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2014 Event: Ireland’s Got Mammies

New York Irish Center presents Colm O’ Regan with his live stand-up comedy show, ‘Ireland’s Got Mammies’ Do you have a son working in something to do with computers’?, ‘Had you to ask the young one in the shop to … Continue reading

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2014 Events: Between Lands & Legends

Presented by Emerald Footprints Drama Group & the New York Irish Center Niamh O’ Hara, a child of the digital age is entrusted by her class to take charge of an important homework assignment. Niamh is left feeling powerless when … Continue reading

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2014 Event: ‘The Irish Pub’ a documentary

Presented by New York Irish Center in collaboration with Atom Films This film is a eulogy to one of Ireland’s most treasured institutions. The Irish Pub is a look at Ireland and who we are as a people. The priceless … Continue reading

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2013 Screening: Da

Film directed by Matt Clark Screenplay by Hugh Leonard Cast Martin Sheen, Bernard Hughes and William Hickey A New York playwright is summoned to Ireland to bury his father (his “Da”). While at his boyhood home, he encounters his father’s … Continue reading

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2013 Event: An Evening with Tony MaCaulay

After wowing audiences in Origin’s 1st Irish 2012 and giving a unique insight to childhood memories of growing up in the Shankill area , Belfast during the height of the ‘Troubles’ that was both moving and entertaining.The New York Irish … Continue reading

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