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Theater Review: ‘Port Authority’

(L–R) James Russell, Peter Maloney, and Billy Carter play Dublin men at various stages of life in Irish Repertory Theatre’s revival of “Port Authority.” (Carol Rosegg)
(L–R) James Russell, Peter Maloney, and Billy Carter play Dublin men at various stages of life in Irish Repertory Theatre’s revival of “Port Authority.” (Carol Rosegg)

NEW YORK—Presenting at the DR2 Theatre while its home base on 22nd St. is undergoing renovation, the Irish Repertory Theatre is presenting a revival of...


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