Irish Repertory Theater



Review: 'Aristocrats'


Brian Friel's achingly beautiful 1979 play about the disintegration of Ireland's gentry, "Aristocrats," is so Chekhovian, you keep expecting his distinguished family to put down the whiskey bottle…

Review: 'The Field'


As an Irish drama, John B. Keane's "The Field" has it all. And the Irish Rep -- giving the 1967 play its premiere in this country, where it's mostly known through Jim Sheridan's 1990 film -- never…