George M. Cohan Tonight
…An Abridged Version

Showing August 17 – 29, 2021 A BumptyBump Production Written by Chip Deffaa Starring Jon Peterson Adapted for the screen by Jon Peterson Originally directed for the stage by Chip Deffaa Take a trip through musical theatre history in this upbeat one-man journey through the life, music, and artistry of George M. Cohan. This Performance on Screen is a dazzling showcase that reveals...


The Irish Rep Presents:
“The Cordelia Dream”

Showing July 27 – August 8, 2021 A Theatre Royal, Waterford and Throwin Shapes Production A Performance on Screen Irish Repertory TheatreIn association with Bonnie TimmermannPresents The Cordelia Dream By Marina CarrDirected by Joe O’Byrne Starring Stephen Brennan and Danielle Ryan Filmed at The New Theatre, Dublin In a response to...


Dancer From The Dance
Festival of Irish Choreography 2021

July 5 – 9, 2021 Celebrating 30 years of Irish modern dance theatre where dance thrives and identities flourish with the 3rdannual five-day festival of dance, that gathers Irish and Irish identifying choreographers and dancers. John Scott’s Irish modern dance theatre (IMDT) marks a special anniversary of 30 years creating the most revolutionary dance in the country and overseas....


Transatlantic Conversations
The U.S. Role in Renewing
the Peace Process

The Institute of Irish Studies, University of Liverpool joins with the Keough-Naughton Institute for Irish Studies (Notre Dame) to launch Transatlantic Conversations. The Zoom webinar three-part series is dedicated to the Next Generation of the Irish Peace Process. The United Kingdom’s decision to leave the European Union raised concerns that a hard border would be implemented on the...


The Irish Woman Whose Weather Forecast Influenced D-Day Scheduling

On June 3, 1944, Maureen Flavin turned 21, on the same day she also changed the course of history with the meteorological information she recorded while working as a post office assistant. During World War II, Maureen, who hails from Knockanure, County Kerry was working overnight in Blacksod, County Mayo, when she completed one of her daily tasks at 1:00, am, examining the air pressure...