Event Information
Irish Arts Center Presents
An Irish Christmas: A Musical Solstice Celebration With Mick Moloney
Thursday, December 10, 2009 through Sunday, December 20, 2009

Gather your family and friends for our annual seasonal celebration, an evening of songs and stories to shorten the long winter ahead…

Length: 2 hrs 00 mins
Intermission: Yes
Seating: Assigned by SmartTix
Seat assignments are assigned by SmartTix, based on the best seat at the time the order is completed.

Hosted by the legendary Mick Moloney, AN IRISH CHRISTMAS features an eclectic mix of tunes ranging from the solstice gems "The Holly She Bears a Berry," "The Wren Song," and "The Bushes of Jerusalem" to familiar sing-along favorites like "The Holly and the Ivy" and "Miss Fogarty's Christmas Cake."

Joining Moloney for this year's AN IRISH CHRISTMAS are star fiddler Athena Tergis (Riverdance), pianist Brendan Dolan, Irish dance champion Niall O'Leary, vocalist and fiddler Liz Hanley, accordionist Billy McComiskey (Dec 10-13 only), the Washington Square Harp and Shamrock Orchestra, and special guests!

A different special guest each performance, including Colum McCann, 2009 National Book Award winner, Malachy and Alphie McCourt, Susan McKeown, Isaiah Sheffer, Consul General Niall Burgess, Vince Giordano, Michael Patrick McDonald, Breandán and Carmel O Caollaí, Trent Kowalik and more! This time of year, you never know who will drop by to share their favorite holiday party piece

Whatever your tradition, join us for this nourishing and entertaining winter solstice celebration!

Share in the holiday spirit of giving! Bring a canned good or nonperishable item with you to any performance and help us donate to the organizations in our neighborhood that help those in need.

Thursday and Friday 8pm
Saturday 2pm and 8pm
Sunday 3pm

General Admission $45
Members $35

Call Irish Arts Center at 212-757-3318 ext 202 for possible last minute seat releases for December 10 at 8pm, December 12 at 2 pm and 8pm, and December 13 at 3pm.

Members please call 212.757.3318 ext. 204 to book

How many people in your party need a wheel chair seat?

This event is general admission and no seating is assigned at this time. You will choose your seats when you arrive at the venue. Please view the 'More info' link to view if the venue is ADA Complaint.