December 2, 2017/ Saturday, 3 p.m. and 8 p.m.
About the Show: This family-friendly performance features evocatively-sung Irish ballads, lively instrumental tunes and thrilling Irish dancing, while evocative photographic images provide a backdrop to some of the rich historical traditions. An Irish Christmas in America, now in its 12th season, features top Irish music, song and dance in an engaging performance rich in history, humor, and boundless energy. Oisín Mac Diarmada of award-winning lrish group Téada heads this ensemble of award-winning recording artists direct from Ireland. Take a memorable glimpse into the enchanting spirit of Christmas as the finest traditional artists from Ireland bring you on a fun-filled start to the holidays!
What to expect: Music is an important part of Ireland’s culture. An evening walk down Dublin’s main street and you will hear the distinctive sounds of the Irish Harp, flute, fiddle and horns, with note-perfect melodies and the rhythmic beat of step dancing. This lively and accomplished ensemble will deliver a memorable musical journey designed to transport you to Ireland, just in time for the holidays. Direct from Ireland! Bring your family and friends and celebrate the season with us!