Theatre
 

Stephen Rea captivates in "Cyprus Avenue," as an Ulster unionist who believes his grandbaby is Gerry Adams.

 
Music
 

Catch up to Celtic weekend at Ren Faire!

The final weekend at Ren Faire is Celtic week! Think of it as medieval cosplay. There will be pipers, highland games, Irish musicians.

 
Film/TV
 

Shani R. Friedman attends Persisticon, a benefit for Emily's List, for an evening of female comics, Murray Hill taking the piss and the fierce NY assembly candidate Catalina Cruz.

 
Books
 

"The Writing Irish of New York" is an indispensible book for anyone interested in writing or reading Irish-American literature.