We talk to Ciarán O'Reilly, of Irish Repertory Theatre, about his production of Marina Carr's "Woman and Scarecrow," running through June 24. We talk to George Heslin, of Origin Theatre Company, about his (totally free!) Bloomsday Breakfast at Bloom's Tavern.
Gwen Orel talks to Bernadette Gavin, of Gavin's Irish Country Inn, to Kevin McCarthy of Shilelagh Law, and to David Lutken, who plays Woody Guthrie and is one of the devisers of 'Woody Sez' at Irish Repertory Theatre.
Featured tune: "Together in the End," by Shilelagh Law.
Gwen Orel talks to Belinda McKeon about the short story collection "A Kind of Compass," featuring stories from 17 different writers; Alice Farrell talks to Rónán Ó'Snodaigh about his work with Kila. Featured tune from Glen Hansard, from his new CD "Didn't He Ramble."
New York Irish Arts Podcast #25
Interview with Reidin O'Flynn, artistic director of Catskills Irish Arts Week. Reidin talks to us about what's new and wonderful in this 20th year anniversary of the week, which runs from Sunday, July 13 through Saturday, July 19 (really, the 20th). Music from The Yanks, Conal O'Grada, Kevin Crawford, Margie Mulvihill, Robbie O'Connell, Oisin Mac Diarmada, Brian Conway, Matt Cranitch and Jackie Daly, and audio clips from Catskills Irish Arts Weeks past,...