Visual Arts, poetry, music, film

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SIGHTS AND SOUNDS OF IRELAND TODAY

EXHIBITION NOW EXTENDED THROUGH APRIL 30

Viewing times: 

  • Mondays 11 to 2 on April 9, 16, 23, 30.
  • Tuesdays 5 to 8 pm, April 10, 24.

Featured Artists: David Bickley, Myrid Carten, Conall Cary, Brian Crotty, Lisa Freeman, Ruth le Gear, Michael Hanna, Anita Groener, Jonah King, Pawel Kleszczewski & Kasia Zimnoch, Hugh McCabe & Suzanne Walsh, Noel Molloy, Jenny Newman, Leonard Sheil, Fifi Smith, Mieke Vanmechelen, Mary-Ruth Walsh, Adrian Wojtas and Sean Wrenn.

Location: Dupont Underground, 19 Dupont Circle NW, Washington, DC 20036

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Literature

IRISH BOOK DAY

Pick Up Your Free Copy 

 

THEATRE

Play reading - The Seedbed by Bryan Delaney

  • April 16 at 7pm
  • Venue: Dupont Underground - 19 Dupont Circle
  • Tickets are free but require registration.

Directed by Matt Torney, featuring Helen Hayes Award Winner Rick Foucheux, David Bishins, Catherine Eaton, and Emily Kester.
Talk back discussion with the playwright to follow the reading.

 

The Frederick Douglass Project  

by Deirdre Kinahan and Psalmayene 24

  • A site-specific play staged on a pier in Yard's Marina (Navy Yard) 
  • May 10 - 24. Tickets on sale soon

  • This production will feature live music, hip hop, and dancing in an innovative blend of African American and Irish culture

  • Commissioned by Solas Nua to commemorate Frederick Douglass's 1845 voyage to Ireland

  • Read more about the production on our Theatre page

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