Sunday, October 16, 2:00 pm.
Tickets: $25 each 20% of ticket sales goes to benefit the Irish Heritage Center
Breeda Kelly Miller brings to life a funny and often profound look at her mother's journey from her native Ireland through the end of her life, charting the type of experiences felt by generations of immigrants and adults caring for their aged parents. This is a theatrical documentary filled with humor and poignant moments, with Breeda performing each role, introducing us to her parents, their families, and friends. Mrs. Kelly's Journey Home will keep audiences riveted from the opening line to the closing blessing. It is a moving, joyous exploration of love, roots, and family.
An author, playwright, actor and speaker, Breeda Miller has used her professional experience serving clients across North America. Apart from her formal training, Breeda came to her awareness of the value of self-care when she cared for her mother for nearly six years, including hospice care in her home. She is a graduate of the University of Detroit Mercy and her storytelling skills have been featured on The Moth Radio Hour on NPR. She lives in Michigan with her family and is currently training with her husband for a second journey on The Camino de Santiago next May.