Oct 5, 2022, 6:00 PM
This talk is the third in our new Great Hunger series to commemorate the 175th Anniversary of Black '47
Oct 6, 2022, 7:00 PM
Join us at the Michael Flanagan Irish Music Heritage Theater in the museum for a reading and songs from an original musical by Denis Foley and A. Cara sung by John Rodier. Scores by Sean Obach and Will Welling and a tune by Connolly himself.
Oct 8, 2022, 3:00 PM
We are absolutely delighted to welcome back singer/songwriter, Briege Murphy, from Forkhill, Co. Armagh in Northern Ireland after her fantastic performance in 2018!
Oct 11, 2022, 6:00 PM
With Hunger, British filmmaker and artist Steve McQueen has turned one of history’s most controversial acts of political defiance into a jarring, unforgettable cinematic experience.
Oct 14, 2022, 5:30 PM
In 1711, in County Antrim, eight women were put on trial accused of orchestrating the demonic possession of young Mary Dunbar, and the haunting and supernatural murder of a local clergyman’s wife. Andrew Sneddon, PhD. researches Irish witchcraft, magic and the supernatural in a comparative framework from the medieval to the modern period.
Oct 18, 2022, 7:00 PM
A musical and visual journey through the life of John McCormack, the celebrated Irish tenor with an illustrious career spanning decades.