“Clancy embodies a fascinating force, with her husky voice, smiling face that seems to be about to joke, and elegant, delicate expressions of hurt, pain or anger. She carries the play perfectly.”
New York Irish Arts Lady Gregory (‘Lady G’) shines at Irish Rep
“As embodied by Clancy, Lady Gregory comes across as a warm and wry figure with a sharp wit and reserves of passion and curiosity.”
“Úna Clancy has the most difficult part, narrating her own life, and anchors the show with an iron fist wrapped in a velvet glove.”
“Ciaran O’Reilly ...is blessed to have Úna Clancy portraying Gregory, with colleagues portraying a host of real-life people. The four actors are terrific and throw themselves into the biographical narrative with guts and gusto.”
Talkin’ Broadway Lady G: Plays and Whisperings of Lady Gregory
"As in O'Casey's two previous plays, it's the women who most fully reflect the Irish soul; Úna Clancy, Clare O'Malley, and Maryann Plunkett lead an outstanding cast of fourteen."
The New Yorker The Plough and the Stars
"Perhaps one of the finest roles in the play is that of a woman who loses her son to the revolutionary movement. Hers carries an aching monologue, here performed, unsentimentalized, out of earth and sorrow, by Una Clancy."
Stage Voices Sean O’Casey’s Juno and the Paycock
"Una Clancy portrayed Mary so persuasively that she had me mistaking the performer for the character she was playing."