Updated: Gabriel Byrne Presents At IAW&A Annual Event

Updated October 19 The Midtown Gazette reports: The informal cocktail reception featured speeches by IAWA president Peter A Quinn, McCourt and Byrne, who appeared in Eugene O’Neill’s “A Touch of the Poet” with O’Reilly in 2005. Byrne called the theater “an incredible achievement – bringing the work of so many […]

The Business of the Arts

According to the IrishTimes.com [this article is now behind a paywall], Gabriel Byrne will be doing something new later this year. FUNDING: COMPANIES WILL have to be more involved in the arts to make up for the absence of Government funding, Minister for the Arts Jimmy Deenihan has said. Speaking at […]

WorldIrish.com Launch

In addition to attending the Global Irish Economic Forum in Dublin, Cultural Ambassador Byrne is also helping to launch the new gateway on the web for the Irish global community: WorldIrish.com. [As of September 8, 2016 this website is no longer available] Some have commented that this new web resource […]

Gabriel Byrne on Panel at Global Forum

Updated October 11 Another video and a picture, courtesy of Merrion Street News: Mr. Byrne’s comments begin at minute 1:33 Saturday Panel Updated October 10 The video from the Saturday morning panel “Promoting Irish Culture,” with Ambassador Byrne, author Colm Tóibín, and comedian Dara O Briain, is only available at […]

Updated: “Guests of the Nation”

Updated October 20 Julia Judge of Lincoln Center Theater writes about the evening at Vulgo Magazine: Gabriel spoke passionately of the influence of the film, the importance of the restoration in regard to Ireland’s film history and the significance of O’Connor’s story and O’Connor’s overall canon… At the reception Gabriel […]

New “Imagine Ireland” Video

This is new to me, anyway! In this fairly recently posted video, Gabriel Byrne invites you to “Imagine Ireland”:     Be sure to subscribe to the Imagine Ireland YouTube channel so you will be alerted when new videos are posted. Several of these spots have been created with a […]