Celebrating Yeats: 150 Years!

Updated June 11 The Irish Times has conveniently collected several essays about Yeats for your reading pleasure: William Butler Yeats was born a century and a half ago, on June 13th, 1865. This collection of articles marks the depth of his engagement with Ireland and with his art, both as […]

Irish Arts Center: “An Irish Christmas”

The Irish Arts Center provided an album of pictures, all taken by Amanda Gentile (bless her!), from the opening night of An Irish Christmas, which took place on December 18, 2014. More than one Byrneholic (including me, of course) voiced frustration at not being able to attend. For them, and […]

Celebrate “An Irish Christmas” with Gabriel Byrne!

Updated December 21 Irish Arts Center NY has shared a ton of pictures from the opening night event on Facebook. Special guests Gabriel Byrne and Colum McCann were on hand and these pics prove everyone had a marvelous time! smile Here are three showing Mr. Byrne full of holiday spirit–and […]

The Byrne-ing News, December 2013 Edition

Happy New Year, Everyone! Below you will find a recap of all of the Byrne-ing News for December, including a holiday appearance by Mr. Byrne, film and TV series news, and a new Mega Movie Page. On a personal note: I will be moving into my new house over the […]

Celebrate “An Irish Christmas” with Gabriel Byrne!

CELEBRATE AN IRISH CHRISTMAS AT SYMPHONY SPACE   With Irish actor, film director, film producer and writer GABRIEL BYRNE Sunday, December 15th | 7 pm “The most imaginative, appealing, and stimulating Irish Christmas show to be seen and heard in America-bar none.” – Earle Hitchner, Irish Echo   FeaturingLegendary musician and folklorist […]

Spirit of Ireland Gala October 4!

It is that time of year again! The Annual Spirit of Ireland Gala will be held October 4, 2013 in New York City. Here is your invitation, courtesy of the Irish Arts Center: Honorary Chairmen GABRIEL BYRNE and LIAM NEESON invite you to attend the Honoring DANIEL DAY-LEWIS Academy Award-Winning […]