Celtic Connections

Celtic Connections

Welcome to ICTC's "Celtic Connections," an inspiring, informative and free series of virtual experiences designed to keep us connected with you until we are able to once again gather in person in ICTC's Andrews Theatre. During this brief "intermission," we thank you for your continuing support - Go Raibh Mile Maith Agat! - and wish you and yours good health - Slainte Mhaith!


"Fireside with Vincent O'Neill," Episode 1

The Irish Classical Theatre Company celebrates Dublin, the epicenter of Irish culture, in this collection poems read by ICTC Artistic Director Vincent O'Neill. They include "Dublin Made Me" by Donagh MacDonagh; "I Hear An Army Charging Upon The Land" by James Joyce; and "If Ever You Go To Dublin Town" by Patrick Kavanagh.


"Fireside with Vincent O'Neill," Episode 2
The Irish Classical Theatre Company continues its literary tour, traveling from Dublin, South to Kerry and North to Belfast, to explore the brilliant works of Irish poets. This collection, read by ICTC Artistic Director Vincent O'Neill, include poems by Brendan Kennelly; Raymond Calvert; and Nuala Ní Dhomhnaill.


"Fireside with Vincent O'Neill," Episode 3
The Irish Classical Theatre Company, Buffalo, New York, presents a collection of both humorous and extraordinarily moving Irish poems read by ICTC Artistic Director Vincent O'Neill, including works by Patrick Kavanagh; Paul Durcan; Patrick Pearse. Notably included is "Letter To A British Soldier on Irish Soil" by Patrick Galvin.


"Inside ICTC," Episode 1
The Irish Classical Theatre Company takes us on a personal tour of its home, The Andrews Theatre, guided by ICTC Artistic Director Vincent O'Neill - with special attention to the Chris O'Neill Lounge. Vincent shares some fond and sometimes irreverent reminiscences, in this entertaining, peek behind the scenes.


"Inside ICTC," Episode 2
Associate Artistic Director of the Irish Classical Theatre Company, Kate LoConti Alcocer, takes us on a fascinating tour of ICTC's home, the Andrews Theatre. From the stage to the dressing room, Kate shares some little known facts and charming personal observations as we travel into areas seldom seen by the general public.


"Inside ICTC," Episode 3
The Irish Classical Theatre Company presents an informative segment in which Associate Director, Greg Natale, discusses his roles as Production Manager and Technical Director, sharing some keen insights into the creative process that occurs weeks, and sometimes months, in advance of the opening of each play.