“Irish people, Google says, have an ability for and love of music; an appreciation for family; a sense of justice; ambition; fondness for a party; and a love of words and learning.
That’s a pretty spot-on description of Eileen Breen, the first-generation Irish American from Buffalo, N.Y., who is Dezart Performs’ first managing director. But that’s just the tip of the Rapa Nui statue. Let’s dig down.
Breen’s mom happened upon a handsome singer and spoon player at an Irish pub in New York—downright magical, considering they’d once shared a dance in England. They married and had “Irish twins,” with Eileen arriving 12 months after Maura…”