The Byrne-ing News, November 2021 Edition, Part 2

The Newest News Dance First, a film about Samuel Beckett One of my favorite online literary haunts is Lithub. It is like a cozy but very busy bookstore, full of smart and pleasant people who are happy to tell you what to read, what not to read (unless you really, […]

Spirit of Ireland Gala 2021!

The day has come at last! After years of planning, development, and capital campaigning, the new Irish Arts Center is ready to open its doors! Last year’s Gala was very special: a virtual celebration open to all, with a wide array of guest performances and words of wisdom from several […]

We Were Together at the Virtual GALA!

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 […]

The Byrne-ing News, November 2019

Well! Another Spirit of Ireland Gala has been celebrated. Another Halloween has been survived. Another Autumn is now officially underway. Even though our Mr. Byrne looks a bit solemn in the seasonal wallpaper below, it’s only because he has been dealing with an impending apocalypse in War of the Worlds. […]

Spirit of Ireland Gala!

October 16 Gabriel Byrne’s attendance as Honorary Chair of this event has been confirmed by Irish Central : Special guest and honorary chair Gabriel Byrne will also join for the Gala evening . . . Irish Arts Center (IAC) is set to host their 20th A Spirit of Ireland Gala, […]