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1916 Easter Rising: Then and Now, sponsored by the DePaul Presidents’ Diversity Series and the Irish Studies Program, presented April 25, 2016 at The Theatre School.

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Part I Pre Rising Songs, Tunes

Kathleen and Jimmy Tunes playing right before 4:00pm

Two Marches Claudia, Kathleen and Jimmy

Polkas Set of Three   Claudia Anderson, Kathleen Keane and Jimmy Moore

Down by the Glenside Claudia

The Foggy Dew David Anderson

Part II Cathleen Ni Houlihan the play

Brief introduction of the play by James Murphy

Cast: Patrice Egleston, Nick Sandys, Claudia Anderson, Trevor Bates, Lily Rosenzwieg, Cameron Roberts

 Part III The Rising Songs, Poems and

Mary McCain Historical Significance of the Easter Rising

Parts of The Proclamation of the Irish Republic Mary

Tri Colored Ribbon Ann Marie White

Lonely Banna Strand Claudia

Beth Kelly Significance of The Cumann Na mBan

The Soldiers of Cumann Na mBan Brian O’Higgins Claudia, Ann Marie

Keegans, Cliffs of Moher Jigs Claudia, Kathleen, Jimmy

Hornpipes: Charles Mul, Galway to Dublin Claudia, Kathleen, Jimmy

 Part IV Post-Rising Songs, Poems, and Recitations

The Dying Rebel Claudia, David, Jimmy

The Mother PH Pearse Phyllis Griffin

James Connolly David A Cappella

Oro Se Do Bheatha ‘Bhaile Claudia, everyone on choruses

James Fairhall talks about poetry of the Rising

Easter 1916 WB Yeats Matt Krause, Jeanne Williams

Four Slide Set–Claudia, Jimmy and Kathleen

*Set of Reels : Lafferty’s and Humors of Tulla (Kathleen and Jimmy, dancers

The Rising of the Moon Claudia, Ann Marie, David, Kathleen, Jimmy, Everyone

*Jigs: Donnybrook and Sweet Biddy Daly Kathleen and Jimmy, dancers

More Fast tunes Kathleen and Jimmy

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