Aiming for Broadway on or Off.
My production of John Maguire’s play HONESTY IS THE BEST POLICY (1877) won the Irish Institute Award. Subsequently, our VHS was accepted in Theatre On Film archive at the Theatre Collection of Lincoln Center Library and programs by The Museum of the City of NY. Having just discovered this remarkable essay by I believe John Maguire for Century 21. It is a profound window as was his play in the 19th Century to us.
from The Irish in America (1867) PART ONE TODAY
John Francis Maguire
The Irish were weighed down by many woes in the nineteenth…