We Were Together at the Virtual GALA–Updated!

December 19 UpdatePauline Turley and Aidan Connolly are sending out email thank-you notes to Gala attendees and they have included the three-minute Construction time-lapse video for us to watch again! They said: [We] just wanted to take a moment to personally thank you so much for your support of our […]

Walking With Ghosts in Dingle

the festival brochure Festival Director Sheila O’Reilly was very helpful, answering questions and providing information. It was a treat to assist her with getting the word out about the festival. screencaps Journalist Mia Colleran was in Dublin, while Gabriel was actually being broadcast from Maine, according to festival organizers. Their […]

TV Alert: The Late, Late Show!

The Late Late ShowFriday, November 13 RTÉ One, 9:35pm  If you are fortunate enough to live in Ireland and can actually watch this live, well, good for you! For the rest of us, it is time to fire up the RTÉ REALPLAYER! And I’m reasonably sure that if you want […]

Excitement Grows for Dingle Literary Festival!

In less than two months, Gabriel Byrne will introduce us to his new book, a memoir that touches on his childhood in Ireland and examines his life as an actor and creative artist: Walking With Ghosts. Excited? You are darned right we are excited! And so are the people at […]

Dingle Literary Festival!

Gabriel Byrne’s new memoir, Walking With Ghosts, will be published in the UK and Ireland by Picador Books in November, 2020. Here is the first “book signing” for it: a virtual literary festival in one of my favorite places in the world: Dingle, Ireland! From the Irish Times: Following a […]

The Virtual Great Famine Voices Roadshow Starts Now!

The award-winning documentary, Ireland’s Great Hunger and the Irish Diaspora, narrated by Gabriel Byrne, is the first offering in this series of online programs available to view at home, where we are all self-isolating and doing our best to “flatten the curve,” yes? This virtual roadshow is a response to […]