When Waking Ned Devine was released in 1999, The New York Times raved “We have a winner!” This Irish comedy tells the hilarious – and at times poignant – story of friends pulling together to make a dream come true. When Ned Devine dies from shock after winning the lottery, two longtime friends, Michael and […]
Join us as we continue our Celtic Cinema Film Series with a special First Friday evening devoted to traditional Irish moonshine – Poitín.
5:30pm doors open/ Happy Hour cash bar/ Irish trad music – your entry ticket includes one specialty cocktail made from Poitín
6:30 pm Film: Déantús an Phoitín / Poitín Making – by Mac Dara Ó […]
This year marks the 20-year commemoration of the Good Friday Agreement, bringing peace to Northern Ireland. The Kansas City Irish Center is honored to present the award-winning documentary In the Name of Peace: John Hume in America and welcome the film’s writer, director and producer Maurice Fitzpatrick to the Center.
John Hume saw that by harnessing […]