Tony Award Nomination for Gabriel Byrne!

It’s time for the Tony Awards! Our eyes have been on Broadway for several weeks now, watching Long Day’s Journey Into Night make its way through previews and then a stellar opening night. Seems the judges have been watching, too. The play has garnered seven Tony Award nominations, including Best […]

LONG DAY’S JOURNEY INTO NIGHT: Previews April 3!

Eugene O’Neill’s masterpiece, Long Day’s Journey Into Night, will once again stir our imaginations and push our dysfunctional family buttons on Broadway! Previews for this latest incarnation of the play begin Sunday, April 3. With a truly stellar cast–Jessica Lange, Gabriel Byrne, Michael Shannon, and John Gallagher Jr.–and a fine […]

Belinda McKeon in Conversation with Gabriel Byrne

A note from Stella: The livestream video of this conversation is no longer available at the McNally Jackson Bookstore website, as of August 30, 2019. — Updated March 4: The live stream was a hit! Ms. McKeon read several brief selections from her latest novel, Tender. She was then joined […]

Remembering Brian Friel

As he prepares to return to the stage in Eugene O’Neill’s Long Day’s Journey Into Night, Gabriel Byrne took time out recently to remember another playwright who has influenced and inspired him over the years: Irish dramatist Brian Friel. From Carole Di Tosti at BlogCritics: The renowned Irish playwright Brian […]

Byrne on Broadway: LONG DAY’S JOURNEY INTO NIGHT

After stellar reviews and a Tony nomination for A Moon for the Misbegotten (2000) and helming the Roundabout’s revival of A Touch of the Poet (2005), for which he won the Outer Critics Circle Award, Gabriel Byrne is taking on Eugene O’Neill’s masterpiece: Long Day’s Journey Into Night. The play […]

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 […]