New York, NY (PRWEB) March 10, 2012
Celebrate 4/29/12 Brunch Fundraiser @ Landmark Tavern for 30th Anniversary of Daniel P Quinn's
debut Off-Broadway with plays by Edward Bond, Sophocles, Yeats, Shelley, Weill/Brecht, Berlioz, Irish Institute Awards, Short Play Award, OBIE Award as co-producer. Corporate
sponsors are welcome with $1,500 contribution or more for a table of 10. Individual tickets @ $75.00 person; infants free. JOIN US FOR THIS MUSICAL CELEBRATION and ARTSPR event.
Sample autographed copies of Daniel P. Quinn's "Organized Labor: Collected Poems," Tom DePoto's IMAGES OF VENICE, Daniel P. Quinn's "Exits & Entrances: 25 Years Off-Broadway" will also be available. Mr. Quinn is also the great-grandson of Bernard O'Neill who managed the Landmark Tavern in the 1890's.
Aideen O'Donnell will grace the halls with music and songs on her Irish Harp at New York's Landmark Tavern on 4/29/12. Ms. O'Donnell has appeared at Carnegie Hall, the NJ Performing Arts Center, and made many wonderful recordings including THE WATER IS WIDE which will also be available for sale. Ms. O'Donnell also appeared with us in The Yeats Project at the Morris Museum, Opera Bis!!! at the Bickford Theatre, and our Historic Festival in the City of Paterson, and recital in Bloomfield, NJ as well and was featured in The Irish Voice among other publications.
Mr. Quinn, great-grandson of the manager of the Landmark (1890's) will talk about his grandmother who was born there in 1887 and talk about his family as well.Mr. Quinn also wrote Exits & Entrances (2007) a Theatre Memoir from l981-2006. (AuthorHouse 2007). Quinn was formerly also with the Irish Arts Center where he served as Associate Producer, and Guest Director. His notable works included the World Premiere production of Janet Noble's Away Alone; the NY Premiere of Graham Reid's Remembrance, the NY Premiere of Tom Murphy's The Gigli Concert with Kate Burton in a well received staged reading and the Obie Award for Tim McDonnell as Best Actor in Diary of a Madman.
He produced Frank and Malacy McCourt's A Couple of Blaguards, Trouble & Strife Theatre's Now and at the hour of our Death, and received the Irish Institute Award winning production of John Maguire's l877 melodrama Honesty is the Best Policy. He also co-directed the controversial Black Jesus Passion Play at the Park Theatre in Union City, NJ. At the Bickford Theatre in Morristown he was a Guest Producer with John J. Trause's epic Latter Day Litany, and William Butler Yeats' PURGATORY, AFTER THE BALL in 2007, and BEFORE THE CRASH in 2011.
He was also active as a producing scout at the Dublin Theatre Festival as a guest of Aer Lingus. Prior presentations of Organized Labor have been seen at Bridgeton Poetry Center, Grover Cleveland Birthplace, William Carlos Williams Center, Landmark Books, Bowery Poets Cafe, Cafe Local, Morris Museum, Il Trapezio Cafe, the Irish Arts Center in NYC and Nutley, Secaucus,Belleville Libraries and Italian American Museum in January 2012 in NYC on Mulberry St.
His books are for sale for $15.75 at Amazon.com, Montclair Book Center; Drama Books, NYC, http://www.prweb.com/releases/2005/3/prweb214498.htm. Press copies Book signings are also available. Go to http://www.authorhouse.com or 800-839-8640.