The Irish Arts Center Honors Jim Sheridan

On May 11, 2009, there was a cocktail reception honoring Oscar-nominated Director Jim Sheridan at the Irish Arts Center in New York City. Honorary Chairs included Ambassador Niall Burgess, Gabriel Byrne, Terry George, The Honorable Christine Quinn and Maureen White, along with Oscar-winning actor Robert Duvall, who all honored Oscar-nominated […]

“Violets are Blue…” : The New Yorker Speakeasy

According to Time Out New York, here is what we learned from Gabriel Byrne at last night’s New Yorker Speakeasy: When actor Gabriel Byrne was 18, he wrote a valentine (two, actually) to a girl in his class with the shiniest hair and the shortest miniskirts. It went something like, […]

UPDATED: Celebrate Valentine’s Day with Mr. Byrne!

From The New Yorker: …Inspired by the magazine’s Prohibition-era column “Speakeasy Nights”, these cabaret-style evenings will feature readings, talks, live music, and other diversions; good fun in hard times. Our first Speakeasy will be called “Love Is Strange” (which it is) and will be hosted by The New Yorker’s fiction […]

Get Out Your Party Dress!

From Black Tie International Magazine The American Ireland Fund Palm Beach Emerald Isle Dinner Dance February 12, 2009 Annual black-tie Emerald Isle Dinner Dance at The Breakers honoring Gabriel Byrne, and Michele and Howard Kessler. Dinner Chairman: Mrs. David Hille Mahoney. For tickets and information please call Carla Capone at  […]