Friday December 13, 2019

Playwright Lisa Tierney-Keogh on passion and politics

For playwright Lisa Tierney-Keogh, theatre is the family business. But despite her pedigree, no one could have predicted what she would go on to do

Nadine O’Regan

Arts Editor and Columnist

11th August, 2019
Lisa Tierney-Keogh in Times Square in New York Pic: Maribel De La Torre

Lisa Tierney-Keogh doesn’t worry about what people will say about her. She has already been through too much in recent years for that: she has suffered from serious health problems; she’s become a mother; she has faced painful rejection for her work, and she has fought long and hard to have a platform in a patriarchal arts regime. She is long past self-consciousness and naïveté, and no longer fears others’ opinions....

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