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Origin’s 1st Irish Festival presents: Transformation through Creativity

January 27, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

A festival must!

We are proud to be partnering with Origin’s 1st Irish Festival for this day long free event celebrating the vast array of creativity and culture that is transforming Northern Ireland. This day long symposium will discuss the many aspects of film, television, theatre, fashion, journalism and the creativity industries.

Speakers include:
Cahir Doherty (Irish Central); Naomi Sheridan (Oscar Nominated “In America”); Gary McKendry( Academy Award Nominee) ; Eoin Egan (Executive Producer,Harbor Picture Company & Co producer Nightflyers); Hugh McGrory (Co-founder & CEO at Datavized Technologies, Inc.); Niall McKay (Irish Screen America); Leo McGann (playwright); Matt Torney( Associate Artistic Director at Studio Theatre in Washington DC); Vincent Parker (Former Senior Advisor to The Northern Ireland Government); Turlough McConnell (Creative program executive in the Irish-American market); Jane McCarter (Program Director, NY Irish Center
This is a free event however RSVP is essential, you can do so HERE
Refreshments will be served throughout the day.


For more info on the 1st Irish Festival check out their website:


This program is supported by The Northern Ireland Bureau






January 27, 2018
11:00 am - 5:00 pm


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The American Irish Historical Society is a cultural institution featuring a library and archive, public arts programming, and events space.
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New York
United States

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