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Culture Ireland

  • Over 1,000 Irish theatre-makers, musicians, singers, writers, dancers, visual artists, film-makers and more, presented their work to audiences from Alabama to Wyoming, in venues from…

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  • Dates: January 01 – December 31

Julie Feeney

  • Award-winning singer, composer, orchestrator and producer of critically acclaimed ‘13 songs’ and ‘pages’ Julie Feeney is a true artist with immense vision. She embarks on…

  • Location: NY, DC, MA
  • Dates: January 11 – May 30

The Cripple of Inishmaan by Martin McDonagh

  • Winner of multiple awards in three countries, Druid’s production of this comic masterpiece is filled with a host of charming characters and unexpected plot twists.…

  • Location: MA, DC, MI, IL, CA, PA, SC, CT
  • Dates: February 02 – June 19

ArtsEmerson: The World on Stage presents a public reading of Marina Carr’s Marble

  • As part of ArtsEmerson’s Irish Festival, which includes productions of The Cripple of Inishmaan (Druid Theatre Company) and Terminus (Abbey Theatre), ArtsEmerson will present a…

  • Location: MA
  • Dates: February 07 – February 07

Terminus by Mark O’Rowe

  • Terminus is an epic and entertaining play about three people whose lives collide on a fateful night in Dublin, Ireland. Ripped from their everyday existence,…

  • Location: MA, PA, NC, IL, OH, VT, MD
  • Dates: February 08 – March 18

ArtsEmerson: The World on Stage presents Hugo Hamilton

  • As part of ArtsEmerson’s Irish Festival, which includes productions of The Cripple of Inishmaan (Druid Theatre Company) and Terminus (Abbey Theatre), ArtsEmerson presents a reading…

  • Location: MA
  • Dates: February 08 – February 08

ArtsEmerson: The World on Stage presents Peter Murphy

  • As part of ArtsEmerson’s Irish Festival, which includes productions of The Cripple of Inishmaan (Druid Theatre Company) and Terminus (Abbey Theatre), ArtsEmerson will presents Irish…

  • Location: MA
  • Dates: February 10 – February 10

Cinemagic USA

  • Cinemagic USA is a film festival for young people taking place in New York, Boston, San Francisco, LA, and includes film screenings and film and…

  • Location: NY, MA, CA
  • Dates: February 10 – February 26

Perrier’s Bounty

  • Screening of Mark O’ Rowe’s “Perrier Bounty” starring Cillian Murphy, Brendan Gleeson & Jim Broadbent in conjunction with the Abbey Theater’s presentation of Rowe’s play…

  • Location: MA
  • Dates: February 12 – February 12

A Shine of Rainbows

  • A screening of Vic Sarin’s “A Shine of Rainbow” starring Aidan Quinn, in conjunction with Cinemagic, Irish film festival Boston & Arts Emerson

  • Location: MA
  • Dates: February 13 – February 13

Fidelo Trio

  • Internationally recognised as one of the most exciting piano trios with diverse and arresting programming, this tour showcases the Fidelio Trio, ambassadors of Irish contemporary…

  • Location: NY, MA, IL
  • Dates: February 21 – February 27

David Munelly Band

  • “The Irish band to see” (The Irish Voice) has won special acclaim for incorporating the sound of the 1920s and 1930s, and such bands from…

  • Location: IL, MI, OH, NY, PA, TN, GA
  • Dates: March 04 – March 19

Charlie Lennon

  • Orchestra of Indian Hill presents an evening of traditional and classical Irish music featuring the AMERICAN PREMIERE of Charlie Lennon’s “Island Wedding Suite” narrated by…

  • Location: MA
  • Dates: March 12 – March 12

Irish Film Festival Boston

  • The 12th Annual Irish Film Festival, Boston, will showcase the very best of contemporary Irish feature films, shorts and documentaries to Boston-area audiences. The festival…

  • Location: MA
  • Dates: March 24 – March 27

Jackie Daly and Matt Cranitch

  • Through their respective performances over many years, Jackie Daly (accordion) and Matt Cranitch (fiddle) have established enviable individual reputations in the world of Irish traditional…

  • Location: NJ, PA, MO, IL, WI, IL, ME, MA
  • Dates: March 26 – April 07

Danis Rose on the new Finnegans Wake

  • Danis Rose, critically acclaimed textual scholar and co-editor of the new edition of Finnegans Wake, presents a talk entitled, ‘God is in the Details: a…

  • Location: MA
  • Dates: April 16 – April 16

Inter-changes: Irish Piano Music of the 21st Century

  • A concert tour of the east coast of the US, Therese will perform four recitals, featuring a repertoire of piano music from the Irish contemporary…

  • Location: MA, MD, VA, NY
  • Dates: April 29 – May 30

Sarah Pierce: I Am Searching for Field Character

  • Dublin-based artist Sarah Pierce will participate in I Am Searching for Field Character, an exhibition series of performance, installation, screening and conversation produced by Bureau…

  • Location: MA
  • Dates: May 26 – September 30

The Outside Track USA tour

  • The Outside Track will perform Irish, Scottish and Cape Breton music, with their distinctive cross-cultural style.  Their concerts, performed on fiddle, tin whistle, flute, harp,…

  • Location: DE, NY, MA, WI
  • Dates: June 03 – August 21

McPeake Band

  • McPeake are conducting a sixteen venue tour across the United States

  • Location: NY, PA, CT, MA, CO, IL, NJ, TN, MO, IN,
  • Dates: June 16 – September 25

Nick Miller: TREE HOUSE 360˚

  • Working from a 25’ high tree house platform at the Josef & Anni Albers Foundation in Connecticut, Miller painted a 360 degree portrait of the…

  • Location: MA
  • Dates: June 16 – August 18

Pat O’Connor and Eoghan O’Sullivan

  • “A unique cultural experience for the listener, and a true and sincere representation of this traditional and specialised art.”
    Ellen Cranitch
    RTE Lyric…

  • Location: MA, NJ, NY, CT, NC,GA, SC
  • Dates: June 24 – July 09

Barbara Novak in conversation with Nick Miller: INTO THE WOODS: LANDSCAPE ART AND THOREAU

  • Programmed for the 70th Anniversary of The Thoreau Society Annual Gathering, 2011:
    Henry David Thoreau’s Environmental Ethos: Then and Now

    Barbara Novak…

  • Location: MA
  • Dates: July 10 – July 10


  • Irish Heartbeat is a large scale stage and radio collaboration between Dervish and a selection of the very best singers, musicians and dancers from both…

  • Location: MA, OH
  • Dates: July 29 – August 07

Amanda Coogan

  • This September, contemporary art finds a dynamic new home at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, when the Museum unveils to the public the Linde…

  • Location: MA
  • Dates: September 17 – September 17


  • Cinemagic will be delivering an exciting programme of Irish film screenings, studio tours, industry workshops and Q&A’s for young people in Boston and New York…

  • Location: NY, MA
  • Dates: September 22 – September 28

Moby Dick – adapted by Conor Lovett & Judy Hegarty Lovett from the novel by Herman Melville

  • Arriving on a tidal wave of international acclaim, the Irish theatre company Gare St. Lazare Players Ireland presents their acclaimed adaptation of Moby Dick by…

  • Location: MN, MA, CT, VT
  • Dates: September 23 – November 18

Irish Architecture Now

  • Two groups of three Irish architects each will travel to several U.S. cities. In each city, the architects will participate in symposia, briefly presenting key…

  • Location: CA, IL, MA, NY, PA
  • Dates: September 26 – November 11

Irish Christmas in America

  • ‘Irish Christmas in America’ returns to the United States during November/December 2011 for a 7th consecutive tour of East and West coasts. Produced by Oisin…

  • Location: CA, MT, NE, IA, MA, NJ, DC, DE, IL, WI
  • Dates: November 25 – December 18