Gabriel Byrne: Actor, Activist–and Ally

March is Women’s History Month, a time to celebrate the achievements of women past and present, the world over, and to acknowledge progress and gains for women of all ages in our cultures. But it is also a time to consider the work that still needs to be done. Women’s […]

Irish Arts Center Gala Concert — Updated

Updated April 15 Unfortunately, it seems Gabriel Byrne will not be participating in the Gala Concert after all. sad However, Liam Neeson will be a Special Guest that evening, so don’t cry too much. wink — March 19 It’s Groundbreaking Time! As someone who recently built a house (the builders […]

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 […]