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Irish Arts Center
Between 10th & 11th 553 West 51st Street New York City, NY 10019
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4.8 / 5 Rated by 5 members
Review from SusanW
140 events 61 reviews

"Swing" was charming...it was a real crowd pleaser. The second half was really astonishing...the role of child, dad, monster all acted by the same person in amazing detail and clarity. I was very moved by the father's attempt to tell his son...continued

reviewed May 10 2014 report as inappropriate
Review from Narkiz Agish
45 events 30 reviews

Both plays were fantastic, but "Beowulf" was out of this world. Bryan Burroughs' performance was extraordinary.

reviewed May 03 2014 report as inappropriate
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“[The plays] are both very worth the trip … when the rumpled Joe and the tentative May find their groove rocking to an old R&B number, you want to join them on the floor … [Burroughs] juggles an abundance of ideas — so many, in one hour, that Beowulf nears epic dimensions itself.” —The New York Times (Critics’ Pick)

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Swing
Written by:
Steve Blount
Peter Daly
Gavin Kostick
Janet Moran

Performed by:
Steve Blount
Janet Moran
Directed by
Peter Daly

Produced by:
Marketa Dowling

Winner of Bewley’s Little Gem Award
Nominated for Best Female Performer and Best Male Performer at Dublin Fringe 2013

Beowulf: The Blockbuster
Performed by:
Bryan Burroughs

Directed by:
David Horan

<em>Artexpo New York</em> GROW Together Launch Party Music at City Winery New York Evening of Classical Masterworks at Carnegie Hall <em>Jubilate Deo</em> & Rutter's "Requiem" <em>Art on Paper</em> Art Fair