Saoirse has just won Best Actress in a Film at this year’s IFTA Awards for her work in ‘Brooklyn’! Unfortunately, she couldn’t be there to accept it as she is currently busy with ‘The Crucible’ on Broadway.
The IFTA for Best Actress in a Lead Role in Film goes to Saoirse Ronan for #BrooklynFilm, who sends her thanks from New York #ifta16
Saoirse Ronan and Ben Whishaw Bring New Dimension to The Crucible
by ADAM GREEN
If you are in the market for revelatory—and pulse-quickening—productions of plays that you thought you knew all too well, then the Belgian director Ivo van Hove is your man. On the heels of his devastating staging of Arthur Miller’s A View from the Bridge, van Hove returns to Broadway this month with his take on The Crucible, Miller’s thinly veiled allegory about the 1950s Communist witch hunts, set against the actual 1690s Salem witch hunts, featuring music by Philip Glass and an A-plus cast led by Ben Whishaw and, making her professional stage debut, Saoirse Ronan. Continue reading (Photo) Saoirse for VOGUE Magazine
Saoirse is on the cover of Flaunt Magazine’s April Issue. Here is the full interview of Saoirse, talking about acting in The Crucible, being raised Catholic, and looking forward to her future film On Chesil Beach. We have also added the stunning new photoshoot that was just released today. Check it all out!
SAOIRSE RONAN IS UNBREAKABLE
The 21-year-old Irish actor is present, with or without a broken finger.
Half an hour into our interview, Irish actor Saoirse Ronan makes a confession—she believes her finger may be broken. The finger in question was hurt in New York this morning during rehearsals for The Crucible, Arthur Miller’s classic witch-hunt drama, in which she plays the chief finger-pointer, ironically. “Sorry if I’m a bit distracted,” she says, displaying the true grit and poise it must require to make charming conversation while nursing what must be an incredibly sore digit. Continue reading (Photos) Saoirse for Flaunt Magazine