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Irish Christmas in America

  • 1011 Locust Street | Des Moines, IA 50309
  • Presented By: Des Moines Performing Arts
  • Dates: November 26, 2019
  • Location: Temple Theater
  • Start/End Time: 7:30 PM
  • Overview

    The hugely popular IRISH CHRISTMAS IN AMERICA show, now in its 14th season, features top Irish music, song and dance in an engaging performance rich in history, humor and boundless energy. Produced by Oisín Mac Diarmada of the award-winning lrish group, Téada, the 2018 tour brings back the amazing Séamus Begley, (TG4 Traditional Singer of the Year) along with the immense vocal talents of Sligo’s Niamh Farrell. This family-friendly performance features evocatively-sung Irish ballads, lively instrumental tunes and thrilling Irish dancing, while photographic images provide a backdrop to some of the rich historical traditions. 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 2019.