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  • Jan 7 Tuesday

Maz and Bricks

  • January 7, 2020 - February 2, 2020

In partnership withFishamble Companyand59E59 Theaters By Eva O’ConnorDirected by Jim Culleton With Ciaran O’Brien and Eva O’Connor Olivier Award-winning company Fishamble returns to 59E59 Theaters as part of Origin’s 1st Irish Festival, following its previous, highly-acclaimed productions of On Blueberry Hill, Little Thing/Big Thing, Charolais, I Can See Clearly Now, and The Pride of Parnell Street. Maz is planning to…

  • Jan 11 Saturday


  • 6:30 pm

Origin 1st Irish Festival Introduces Ireland’s #1 Live Act to New York Audiences Top Irish performer Nathan Carter brings his action-packed live show “Celtic Country” to the Cutting Room for a special one-night-only engagement as part of the 12th Origin 1st Irish Theatre Festival. This high energy stage show fusing Celtic, country and pop features special guest, and Celtic Woman star Chloë Agnew. “Celtic…

  • Jan 19 Sunday

A Couple of Blaguards

  • January 19, 2020 - January 21, 2020

Siobhan McCourtPresentsA Couple of Blaguards By Frank McCourt & Malachy McCourtDirected by George C. HeslinCast Includes: Eoin Cannon and Peter Halpin “A Couple of Blaguards” is a two-character comedy with incidental music, created by the brothers Frank McCourt and Malachy McCourt. These master raconteurs have laced their combined experiences growing up in Ireland, and their…

  • Jan 22 Wednesday

The Scourge

  • January 22, 2020 - February 2, 2020

In partnership withIrish Repertory Theatreand Wexford Arts Centre in the W. Scott McLucas Studio By Michelle Dooley MahonDirected by Ben Barnes Starring Michelle Dooley Mahon “Death by a thousand cuts” – that’s how Michelle Dooley Mahon describes Alzheimer’s disease after witnessing it strike down her mother Siobhan. As Mahon relives that time, her humorous and moving memories and…

  • Jan 27 Monday


  • January 27, 2020 - February 1, 2020

In partnership withGúna Nua and New York Irish Center By Sarah-Jane ScottDirected by Paul Meade Starring Sarah-Jane Scott Winner of Summerhall Lustrum Award for Excellence at Edinburgh Fringe 2019 and nominated for Bewley’s Little Gem Award at Dublin Fringe 2018 Appropriate is a darkly comic tale of Sorcha; queen bee of her small West of Ireland…