A sampling of events at The Irish Arts Center during November. Click on to go to the website
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Sundays at Seven
November 2* | 7 PM
Curators Fiona Walsh and Ann Design know
how to keep Irish Arts Center audiences in stitches with their monthly evenings of comedy and music. This Wednesday will feature Moody McCarthy (David Letterman, Last Comic Standing), Ellen Karis (The View), Danny Cohen (Comedy Central), and more!
*Yes, we know it's a Wednesday. No, it's not a mistake. Yes, it's still at 7 PM!
8th annual - PoetryFest
Curated by Nick Laird with Katie Raissian
Presented in association with Literary Hub, Glucksman Ireland House NYU, and Poetry Ireland
November 4 - 6
Our eighth annual PoetryFest brings together a range of top poets and special guests from Ireland and the U.S. for three days of readings, conversations, signings and receptions. Most of the festival weekend is free, but seats must be booked in advance.
Master Class: ModERIN Choreography
Thursday, November 10 | 6:30 - 9 PM
at Pearl Studios, 500 8th Ave., Studio 1206
An in-depth look at the development and expression of ModERIN, Darrah Carr's playful combination of contemporary modern dance and traditional Irish step. Participants will have the opportunity to learn a phrase from Darrah Carr Dance's repertory and experiment with creating and combining their own movements.
Open to beginner, intermediate, and advanced dancers. Exercises will be adjusted to participants' levels of experience.
Masters in Collaboration XI:
Liam Ó Maonlaí Meets Cassandra Wilson
November 9 | 7:30 PM
Liam and Cassandra in conversation
Liam Ó Maonlaí and Cassandra Wilson come together for a week of musical magic in the eleventh installment of our Masters in Collaboration series.