Blast from the Past: Dublin Shakespeare Society

This lovely black and white photograph comes to us from the vault of photographer Terry O’Brien, who kindly shared it on Twitter. Thanks to the accomplished detective skills of Byrneholic Violetta, we know a bit more, because she discovered the Dublin Shakespeare Society’s website. Thanks, Violetta! heart The called-out text […]

The Show Must Go Online: The Irish Rep

The Irish Repertory Theatre or, as we generally know it, The Irish Rep, is not standing by the sidelines during this pandemic crisis. Nope, they are not. They have instead enlisted the help of their incredible company to take their show on the road–the virtual road, that is! From the […]

Backstage: A Moon for the Misbegotten

Thanks to Byrneholics sleuth extraordinaire Violetta, here is a brief documentary look at the 2000 Broadway production of Eugene O’Neill’s masterpiece, A Moon for the Misbegotten, with insightful and illuminating comments by Gabriel Byrne throughout. Backstage at the Goodman: A Moon for the Misbegotten from turgical on Vimeo.  The play […]

Long Day’s Journey Into Night: The Final Performance

Kristen Skeet has previously shared her experience seeing Long Day’s Journey Into Night, as well as her meeting with Gabriel Byrne during the run of the play in New York City. And we thank her! Here is her report on the final performance of the play. She captures not only […]

After the Tony Awards: Red Carpet and More!

It was a great night! The musical numbers, from the opener all the way through to the Hamilton extravaganza near the end, were fantastic. Most of the acceptance speeches were warm and from the heart. The patter was funny. James Corden did a wonderful job as host. The events in […]

The Run-up to the Tony Awards Continues! — Updated June 12!

Updated June 12 Sure enough. I found something compelling to share with you on this, the day of the Tony Awards. wink The Tony Awards website has made their All Access page available now! Here you will find information about live-streaming for the Red Carpet and Behind-the-Scenes, how international viewers […]