…a memorable night of well-woven musical traditions, music, stories, and dancing …An Irish Christmas is now a tradition itself…making the holidays
brighter for all lucky
enough to attend.”
—Earle Hitchner, 



An Irish Christmas
A Musical Solstice Celebration

With Mick Moloney, Athena Tergis and Special Guests

Your entire family will enjoy our annual holiday tradition, featuring an eclectic mix of tunes and stories to warm the heart, hosted by the legendary Mick Moloney. Famed Filipino singer Grace Nono and jazz singer Tamar Korn join the Irish Christmas lineup, featuring fiddler Athena Tergis, button accordionist BillyMcComiskey, pianist Brendan Dolan, fiddler and singer Liz Hanley, and dancer Niall O’Leary

And you never know who will drop by to share their favorite party piece—past special guests have included Gabriel Byrne, Colum McCann, Ellen McCourt, Isaiah Sheffer, Peter Quinn, Washington Square Harp and Shamrock Orchestra and more. 

Whatever your holiday tradition, don’t miss this delightful celebration of the season!

Admission:  $48 member / $60 non-member

Sunday, December 15 at 7 PM
At Symphony Space

Tickets: Balcony and Rear Orchestra: $65 / Orchestra: $100

VIP Packages available, contact Adam Lambergat adam@irishartscenter.orgfor details

Take home the Live Irish Christmas experience! Purchase Live CD here.



Along with our friends at the New York Irish Center and other members of the Irish Community of the Greater New York Area, we're honored to participate this holiday season in the Irish Day of Action Christmas Shoe Box Appeal. 

We're serving as a drop off point for gifts for children in the Rockaways and will accept donations through December 14th at 4pm. More details here



NYC Dept of Cultural Affairs

This program is sponsored, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of
Cultural Affairs, in partnership with the City Council.


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