Countdown to St. Patrick’s Day: 16 Days

In our annual series counting down the days until St. Patrick’s Day, we kick off our St. Patrick’s month listings with what is going on today, Thursday, March 1, 2012.
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Thursday, March 1, 2012
Book & CD Launch
Musician and author Sean McCabe is simultaneously launching his new novel ‘The Days’ and his new CD  ‘That’s The Story’ on the same night
Show starts at 7.30pm

Followed by Irish Culture Night
Direct from Ireland,  Brian Fleming  (all kinds of percussion)  will be joining  Niall O’Leary (Hardshoes, Piano-Accordion,  Keyboards  and Spoons) 10pm
Paddy Reilly’s
519 Second Ave. (29th St.)
New York, NY
212 686-1210

Thursday, March 1, 2012
Folkin’ Thursday
Dublin folk singer George Murphy – 6:30pm
Pogues tribute band Streams of Whiskey – 7:30pm
$10 cover
Arlene’s Grocery
95 Stanton St.
(between Ludlow & Orchard St.)
New York, NY
(212) 358-1633

Thursday, March 1
John Walsh & Dennis McCarthy
Acclaimed celtic guitarist/vocalist John Walsh and 4-time All-Ireland champion fiddler & accomplished tin whistler Denny McCarthy, both from Jameson’s Revenge, kick off the holiday season
An Beal Bocht Cafe
445 W. 238th St.
Bronx, New York
(718) 884-7127

(they return again to Beal Bocht on Friday, March 23, 2012)

Thursday, March 1, 2012
Dublin-based poet Nell Regan reads from her recent work

Glucksman Ireland House
New York University
1 Washington Mews
New York, NY

Thursday – Saturday, March 1-3, 2012: 8pm
Thursday – Saturday, March 8-10, 2012: 8pm
Thursday – Saturday, March 15-17, 2012: 8pm
Monday, March 19, 2012 8pm

The Irish Cell combines two one-act plays: “Blood” by Larry Kirwan, lead singer of Black47, and “Dancing at Lunacy” by Seamus Scanlon, writer of Irish short stories.
“Blood” and “Dancing at Lunacy” at
The Cell Theatre

February 21, 22, 23, 29. March 1 and 2
You can catch the last two performances of Spudmunchers.
Written and directed by Colin Broderick
Starring John Duddy, Conor McManus and Cooney Monroe

Tickets: $20
Reservations: 914-310-2318
7:30 pm
Rory Dolans
890 McLean Ave.
Bronx, NY
(914) 776-2946

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