May 26, 2022, 7:00 PM
Larry Kirwan is an expatriate Irish writer and musician, most noted as the lead singer for the US rock band, Black 47. He conceived the musical, wrote music for it, and co-wrote the book for Paradise Square.
May 30, 2022, 12:00 PM
Dr. Eleanor O’Leary will be at the Irish American Museum in June with a project on the parcels sent from America to Ireland in the 20th century. Group and individual interviews can be facilitated between 30 May and 3 June 2022 at the Museum.
May 31, 2022, 3:00 PM
After the Dance is a deeply personal film, by award-winning documentary maker Daisy Asquith.
Jun 8, 2022, 8:00 AM
Join the Irish American Heritage Museum for a trip to the Barrymore Theatre in New York City on Wednesday, June 8th, to see Paradise Square, a musical written by Larry Kirwan, Craig Lucas and Christina Anderson. We will be boarding a Yankee Trails bus at the Yankee Trails Depot (569 Third Avenue Extension Rensselaer) at 8am and be brought to the former Five Points Neighborhood in lower Manhattan where IAHM director, Elizabeth Stack, PhD, will give a walking tour of historic Irish-American landmarks before the 2pm showtime. We anticipate returning to the bus depot by 8:30pm. Tickets are $125 each, however a bus-only ticket can be purchased for $55 if you would like a ride into the city for the day. You are responsible for being at the Barrymore Theater at 5:30pm for departure. Tickets are strictly limited to 40 attendees.