Seen & Heard

Seen Off Broadway: Observe the Sons of Ulster Marching Towards the Somme, at Lincoln Center Theatre, is about an odd little piece of World War I history. Playwright Frank McGuinness focuses on eight young Irish Protestants who have enlisted in the fight against Germany as a way of demonstrating their allegiance to England and distancing themselves from the Catholics who want an Irish Republic. Tragically, all but one will die in the carnage of the Battle of the Somme. It’s a

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