Spirit of Ireland Gala 2017! — Updated

Updated October 21 Of course we all wanted to be there. Here is proof that we missed a fantastic evening. Wah! wink Irish Central tell us: Irish Arts Center in New York threw one heck of a party last Friday night at Cipriani 42nd Street, a star-studded, jam-packed gala dinner […]

Dublin’s Talking Statues: Byrne is James Joyce

What an imaginative project! If you have ever visited Dublin, you know the city is littered with statues–every time you look up or around, there is another one. Dublin and Irish history is in these statues, of course, but there is Dublin’s literary history as well. And now 10 of […]

Spirit of Ireland Gala: Pics and More!

The Irish Arts Center celebrated its annual Spirit of Ireland Gala on October 14,┬áhonoring the international recording artist Hozier, the iconic Riverdance star Jean Butler, and the Chairman and CEO of Xerox Corporation, Ursula Burns–and Gabriel Byrne was there! As an Honorary Co-Chair of the event, of course he was […]

A Modest Proposal from Gabriel Byrne

‘Tis the season for Modest Proposals, it seems. Earlier this week, it was proposed on Twitter that the 19th Amendment to the United States Constitution be overturned. What’s that, you ask? That is the amendment giving women the right to vote. OH! And of course, the hashtag #RepealThe19th was trending […]