“In the summer of 1969, Apollo 11 astronauts fulfilled a promise made by the greatest Irishman ever to be elected President of another country. That same day, in County Ulster, Neil ‘The Skinny’ O’Toole said something so stupid it set the human race backward one humungous step.”
Award-winning writer and actor Michael Lojkovic debuts an original coming-of-age story, ‘The Moon Shot: an Irish love tale’ at the Carl Cherry Center, March 18 &19, 7:30 PM.
Channeling the spirits of classical Irish literature, poetry and music in contemporary terms, Lojkovic brings Readers’ theater to the Cherry Center in celebration of St. Patrick’s Day. A blend of spoken-word, verse, story and live musical performance, the program includes Laura Burian, Skip Kadish, Michael Lojkovic, Deirdre McCauley and Robert McNamara.