What to Watch:
“This show is a lovely little gift, a reminder of the hopefulness we should have as we arrive at a new year.” – David Gordon, TheaterMania
Join us over the holidays before January 2, for a Christmas Eve matinee in Ireland or New York, or tune in from anywhere in the world on two special #MeetMeAnywhere Saturdays, with screenings convenient for all time zones at 8am, 12pm, 4pm, and 8pm EST!
What to Read:
Melissa Errico, long-time Irish Rep company member and cast member in Meet Me in St. Louis, recently penned an article in The New York Times about her experience filming theatre from home, working with her cast mates from afar, and bringing a new meaning to technical rehearsal.
Artistic Director and director of Meet Me in St. Louis, Charlotte Moore, spoke with Mark Kennedy from the Associated Press with other theater-makers about Irish Rep’s determination to present digital theater and how Meet Me In St.Louis came together digitally from a director’s point of view.
“There is something inspiring about trying to make art within these circumstances,” said Producing Director Ciarán O’Reilly in this article in Departures about turning to digital theater throughout this year’s pandemic.
What to Eat and Drink:
A classic Sherry trifle is a staple on most Irish tables at Christmas time – this recipe comes from Food and Wine Ireland and will be guaranteed to bring a festive and sweet Irish twist to your Holiday menu!