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Mark O’Rowe in the Irish World

Mark O’Rowe speaks to David Hennessy about Howie The Rookie in The Irish World ahead of performances at The Barbican in London.

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Mark O’Rowe and Tom Vaughan Lawlor – Sunday Business Post

Nadine O’Regan chats to Mark O’Rowe and Tom Vaughan-Lawlor ahead of the return of Howie the Rookie. 

Read the full article here.  26th October 2014 Sunday Business Post

★★★★ Review – The Irish Times

Read four-star rave review by Peter Crawley in The Irish Times here.

“Mark O’Rowe transforms his two-hander monologue play into an epic one-man performance for Tom Vaughan-Lawlor”

riveting new production”

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Review – Irish Theatre Magazine

Read Harvey O’Brien’s review for Irish Theatre Magazine here.

“An instant classic in 1999, Mark O’Rowe’s Howie the Rookie returns to Dublin almost a decade and a half on renewed and retooled as a solo performance directed by the playwright. It is, quite simply, an essential experience.”

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★★★★ Review – The Herald

Read four-star review by Chris Wasser in The Herald here.

“an astonishing feat … as a one-man show, it’s captivating. As a lesson in stage acting, it’s terrifying. On the box, Vaughan-Lawlor is a damn fine actor. Here on the stage, he is astounding.”

Review – The Irish Independent

Read John McKeown’s review in the Irish Independent here.

superbly singular performance

Review – Arena, RTÉ Radio 1

Listen to another great review of Howie the Rookie from Sophie Gorman on Arena on RTE Radio 1, broadcast on 18th June, 2013.  Review begins about 4.30.

Irish Examiner interviews Tom Vaughan-Lawlor

The Irish Examiner features Howie the Rookie and star Tom Vaughan-Lawlor in an article by Pádraic Killeen.

Both sides of the story

Monday, July 15, 2013

THOUGH he’s popularly known as ‘Nidge’ from RTÉ’s hit drama Love/Hate, Tom Vaughan-Lawlor has been a much admired stage actor for many years.

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Mark O’Rowe interviewed in the Sunday Business Post

Ahead of opening night at Project Arts Centre tonight – playwright Mark O’Rowe is interviewed by Joanne Hayden in the Sunday Business Post.

See the article here! Mark O’Rowe Sunday Buisness Post 16 June

Photo by Maura Hickey

Tom Vaughan Lawlor: From criminal kingpin to a rookie on his own

Tom Vaughan-Lawlor is going back to his criminal roots for ‘Howie the Rookie’, but this solo show is a world away from Nidge and his crew in ‘Love/Hate’

Read Sara Keating’s feature with Tom Vaughan-Lawlor from The Irish Times here. Read more