(PRWEB) November 09, 2006
Nutley, NJ (PRWEB) November 9, 2006 -- Purchase autographed copies of Daniel P. Quinn's "Organized Labor: Collected Poems," at New York's Landmark Tavern. Book signing and talk by Mr. Quinn, great-grandson of the manager of the Landmark (1890's) or at Botto House Museum. Mr. Quinn also wrote Exits & Entrances (2007) a Theatre Memoir from l981-2006. (AuthorHouse 2007).
Mr. 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.
His great-grandfather who appears in Organzied Labor was manager of the Landmark Tavern in the 1890's. He will talk about Bernard O'Neill who appears in a group photo at the Landmark in the 1890's and the history of his family and wotk in the Irish Hells Kitchen at the turn of the century.
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 l997 and 1998. Most recently, he has been affiliated with the Bickford Theatre in Morristown as a Guest Producer with John J. Trause's epic Latter Day Litany, and William Butler Yeats' PURGATORY in 2006. 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 Landmark Books, Bowery Poets Cafe, Cafe Local, Morris Museum, Il Trapezio Cafe, the Irish Arts Center in NYC and Belleville Library.
The book is for sale for $15.75 at the Landmark Tavern/NYC; or Montclair Book Center; Watchung Books in Montclair, Museum/Botto House in Haledon, NJ and at Village Tweed, Spring Lake, NJ or on the web at ArtsPRunlimited.
Please also see a review of the book at: http://www.prweb.com/releases/2005/3/prweb214498.htm.
Book signings are also available. Go to http://www.authorhouse.com
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