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Irish Christmas in America

Presented by Stargazers Theatre & Event Center at Stargazers Theatre & Event Center, Colorado Springs CO

Dec 17 2021
Irish Christmas in America presented by Stargazers Theatre & Event Center at Stargazers Theatre & Event Center, Colorado Springs CO

Holidays with an Irish Twist at Stargazers Theatre & Event Center!

The hugely popular holiday show Irish Christmas in America brings a fascinating performance of  music, song, dance and stories of seasonal Irish traditions.

Produced by Sligo fiddler Oisín Mac Diarmada, the hugely popular Irish Christmas in America show features top Irish music, song and dance in an engaging performance rich in humour and boundless energy.  Following the cancellation of the 2020 tour due to COVID-19, the 2021 tour features special guest singer Niamh Farrell, a Sligo vocalist who has toured with UK singer/songwriting star David Gray.

This family-friendly performance features lively instrumental tunes on fiddle, flute, uilleann pipes, harp and bouzouki, along with thrilling Irish dancing. In addition, evocative photographic images provide a backdrop to some of the rich historical traditions of 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 holiday season of 2021.

The holiday show was first conceived in 2005 with past tours featuring such stellar guest vocalists as Séamus & Méabh Begley, Teresa Horgan, Lumiere (Pauline Scanlon & Eilis Kennedy), Karan Casey, Cara Dillon, Muireann Nic Amhlaoibh, Cathie Ryan and Michael Londra. Mac Diarmada enthuses about the program as a way to bring traditional and often unknown Irish customs to the States. “One of the most heartfelt themes of Irish Christmas is emigration,” says Mac Diarmada. “Music was a way that people stayed close to home.”

ADMISSION INFO

Advance Ticket price: $25

Day of Show: $30

Contact: (719) 476-2200

Email: info@stargazerstheatre.com

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

Additional time info:

Doors open at 6 p.m.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

LOCATION

Stargazers Theatre & Event Center

10 S. Parkside Drive, Colorado Springs, CO 80910

ACCESSIBILITY INFO

    • Wheelchair Access

Please call ahead for ADA seating

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