Backstage: A Moon for the Misbegotten

Thanks to Byrneholics sleuth extraordinaire Violetta, here is a brief documentary look at the 2000 Broadway production of Eugene O’Neill’s masterpiece, A Moon for the Misbegotten, with insightful and illuminating comments by Gabriel Byrne throughout. Backstage at the Goodman: A Moon for the Misbegotten from turgical on Vimeo.  The play […]

The Play’s the Thing: Gabriel Byrne and His Fans!

The play’s the thing wherein we’ll catch Gabriel Byrne, to paraphrase (badly, I must say) Shakespeare! Mr. Byrne is always meeting his fans: at film festivals, on the set of his various film and television projects, at public events. But when he is “trapped” in a stage production, well–we fans […]

LONG DAY’S JOURNEY INTO NIGHT: Preview Response!

Previews for the Roundabout Theatre Company’s much-anticipated revival of Long Day’s Journey Into Night began April 3.  Response has been enthusiastic! Needless to say, we have been excited about this play returning to Broadway for months and now the time has finally arrived. Jessica Lange, Gabriel Byrne, Michael Shannon, and […]

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 […]

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 […]

“Back to the Boards”: CARA Magazine Interview

Tony Clayton-Lea’s interview with Gabriel Byrne in the December 2015/January 2016 issue of Cara Magazine, the in flight magazine for Aer Lingus, is three pages packed with news and inspiration from our man. Add some stunning current pictures by Rick Gilligan and voilĂ ! The perfect birthday present for Stella! The […]