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Books for Breakfast Interview — Updated!

Updated Thursday, February 24 As promised, here is the interview! From the Books for Breakfast podcast: This morning actor and writer Gabriel Byrne talks to Books for Breakfast about his newly published memoir Walking with Ghosts. In a lively and wide ranging conversation with hosts Enda Wyley and Peter Sirr […]

New Trailer: WALKING WITH GHOSTS!

His grandmother. Neighbors. Friends. His dad. Richard Burton. Gabriel Byrne invokes them, channels them, reveals them in his once-a-book-now-a-play, Walking With Ghosts, and we get to cherish them right along with him in this brief trailer that manages to pack a wallop of humor, drama, and story-telling in just 2+ […]

The Byrne-ing News, Valentine’s Day 2022 Edition

Before I indulge in my Valentine’s Day ritual — hot chocolate with marshmallows (baby, it is cold outside!), some decadent ice cream (it is never too cold for ice cream!), and Gabriel Byrne’s romantic and often heart-pounding (just ask his co-star!) Parisian interlude, Just A Sigh, I thought I would […]

WALKING WITH GHOSTS Feeds the Soul

A review by one of the lucky ones who experienced Gabriel Byrne’s new play in Dublin! I first met Jojanneke van den Bosch in Bray, just outside Dublin, in 2013, when we both attended the premiere of the documentary film Behind the Sword in the Stone (now called Excalibur: Behind […]

WALKING WITH GHOSTS with Mary in Dublin

When “once in a lifetime” rolls around, you don’t cry “Oh, if only.” No. “I’m going, no matter what!” is the response that gets your dreams fulfilled. Mary, who lives in the UK, decided that Gabriel Byrne, on stage, in Dublin, performing a stage version of his memoir, was a […]

WALKING WITH GHOSTS On Stage: The Reviews

Just look at that header image, would you? Barry Cronin, Irish photographer extraordinaire, has provided us with lots of shots of Gabriel Byrne during his visit home, but this one? This one says it all, doesn’t it? The reviews are in for Gabriel’s sold-out theatrical version of his hit book, […]