Posts Tagged:Malachy McCourt

Washington City Paper: A Couple of Blaguards

…it isn’t so much a play as an amiable raconteurial relay wherein the brothers indulge in a two-part harmony of animated barstool recitation, playing supporting roles in each other’s tales and passing the narrative baton.

The Washington Post: A Couple of Blaguards

A few minutes into Keegan Theatre’s revival of “A Couple of Blaguards” it will occur to you, if you didn’t already know, that Frank and Malachy McCourt were anything but blaguards.

The Hoya: A Couple of Blaguards

You’ll laugh and then continue to laugh for so long that you’ll forget that you have no earthly idea what a “blaguard” is…

DC Theatre Scene: A Couple of Blaguards

If you’re the type that likes Irish fun and Irish tunes, and if you’re in search of a simple, uncomplicated evening of entertainment, you’ll want to head for the Church Street Theater to visit a green and (sometimes) pleasant land that the Irish Tourist Board once labeled “The Ancient Birthplace of Good Times.”

MD Theatre Guide: A Couple of Blaguards

The Keegan Theatre is kicking off their new season with A Couple of Blaguards, a two-man show and the theatrical autobiography of Frank and Malachy McCourt.

DC Metro Theater Arts: A Couple of Blaguards

A Couple of Blaguards is a heartwarming tale that will ring a church bell for every member of the audience. Together this team of actors gives you one hell of a night on the stage.

A Washington Post Preview: A Couple of Blaguards

Long before Frank McCourt was a Pulitzer Prize-winning author — and after his destitute Irish upbringing, which was later immortalized in “Angela’s Ashes” — he was a teacher at Stuyvesant High School on Manhattan’s Lower East Side.

PRESS RELEASE: A Couple of Blaguards

Keegan’s 16th season opens on September 21 with A Couple of Blaguards, featuring actors Robert Leembruggen and Keegan company member Timothy Lynch.

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