IRISH EQUITY

Another great loss to Irish Theatre and to Equity, is the passing of the talented, veteran actor, Tom Jordan. Born in Marino, Dublin in 1937, Tom first made his mark in 1968, as a member of the RTE Players, honing his skills in hundreds of broadcasts. On leaving RTÉ in 1972 he became a founding member of the Project Arts Centre in Kings Street and, appeared on RTE … [Read More...]

IRISH EQUITY

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IRISH EQUITY

It is with great sadness that I have received the news of the death of actress, friend and colleague, Pegg Monahan, at the great age of 97. Pegg was the last of the founding members of the RTE Players, Radio Repertory Company. She was also a founding member of “WAAMA” the Writers-Actors-Artists & Musicians Association of … [Read More...]

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Irish Equity 2019 AGM

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Pat Laffan – A tribute

Irish actor and director Pat Laffan, has sadly “shuffled off this mortal coil” after an incredible career spanning six decades. He grew up on a farm in Co. Meath and, after graduating from Engineering in UCD began his career in the Abbey Theatre, despite his … [Read More...]