Voices of a People's History
Voices of a People's History

STEPHEN REA HOSTS THE PEOPLE SPEAK IRELAND

June 5th: Round Room at the Mansion House, Dublin, Ireland.

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:

Bríd Brennan
John Connors
Louis de Paor
Fionnula Flanagan
John Kavanagh
Loah
Dónal Lunny
Shane MacGowan
Seán McGinley
Susan McKeown
Amy Molloy
Wunmi Mosaku
Colm Meaney
Liam O’Maonlai
Radie Peat
Stephen Rea
Robert Sheehan
Stephen James Smith
Tommy Tiernan
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.

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