Off the Meter, On the Record

Off the Meter, On the Record

Off-Broadway
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SYNOPSIS: Off The Meter is a pithy social commentary from New York’s most recognizable cab driver about life spent behind the wheel. John McDonagh, veteran radio host, has condensed thirty-plus years of activism, reality show antics and observation into a love song to the city that never sleeps.

From the plight of the NYC homeless to the crazy demands of Upper East Side matrons, McDonagh brings the audience from laughter to tears and back again faster than the apparition of umbrella dealers on a rainy day. Throw in his tales of brushes with the rich and famous, and you have Irish storytelling at its best.

written and performed by John McDonagh
directed by Ciaran O’Reilly
  • Running Time: 75 minutes with no intermission