June 15, 2016 - June 16, 2017
June 5, 2016 in Dublin’s historic Round Room at the Mansion House.
In a unique and powerful live performance hosted by BAFTA-award winning actor Stephen Rea, The People Speak conveyed through readings and musical performances the dramatic, and remarkably eloquent, history of political struggle and protest in Ireland, from its earliest history to the present day.
The show featured:
Louis de Paor
Stephen James Smith
The quartet of Liam O’Flynn, Mícheál Ó Súilleabháin, Paddy Glackin and Neil Martin.
Listen to an RTE radio interview with directors Anthony Arnove and Stephen Rea here.
Producers: Anthony Arnove and Bill Shipsey.
Executive Producer: Michael Watt.
Associate Producers: Róisín Davis and Anna Strout.