1st Irish 2018 10th Anniversary Festival

Full Festival Details

January 9 – 29 |15 Venues

An important event that offers New York theatergoers fascinating new work!
The New York Times

Since its founding in 2007, Origin’s 1st Irish is the world’s only theatre festival dedicated to showcasing the work of contemporary Irish playwrights with a mix of new and acclaimed productions from both sides of the Atlantic.

The Festival takes place in a number of distinguished venues throughout the city, including Irish Rep, New York City Center, Irish Arts Center, American Irish Historical Society, and Symphony Space. This year the Festival welcomes and organizes productions and special projects from Belfast, Dublin, Boston, The Bronx, and Manhattan.

Join us in celebrating 10 years and experience one or all of our seven productions and nine special events over this three-week run.