An Irish Christmas


Take a journey through Christmas in Ireland with superb dancing, singing and Irish traditional music celebrating the international spirit of the holiday

An Irish Christmas, features an award-winning cast of Irish dancers led by Caterina Coyne (Principal dancer, Riverdance) and Connor Reider (Principal dancer Celtic Fyre, St. Patrick’s Day in Ireland, The Chieftains), as well as members of the Kerry Dance Troupe, The Kerry Voice Squad and the Kerry Traditional Orchestra in a memorable night that sparkles with the charm and magic that only this festive time of year can bring. Celebrate the great tradition of butter making, chase the wren on St. Stephen’s Day, draw down the half door for spectacular dance, enjoy superb music-making and singing of Christmas carols in an unforgettable Irish night! Songs spinning out of the mists and into the familiar Silent Night, Twelve Days of Christmas and Carol of the Bells, and superb music from The Kerry Traditional Orchestra, is just the beginning of this great Irish night! Not to be Missed! Ireland at its best!

"... Genuinely astonishing ... electric!" − The Village News

“… The capacity crowd nearly brought the house down at the end of the evening.” (The Irish Herald)


Featuring Principal Dancers: Caterina Coyne & Connor Reider

Caterina Coyne:
Born in London and raised in Connemara Ireland Caterina always had a keen interest in Irish Dancing. Having competed at the highest level Caterina won numerous major competition titles and was ranked in the top 5 in the World. Having joined the troupe of Riverdance it wasn’t long before she was made Principle Dancer, a position she held for ten years. Caterina danced on some of the most prestigious stages in the world such as Radio City Music Hall, NYC, and the Gaiety Theatre Dublin and in front of royalty, dignitaries and celebrities. Her years with Riverdance took her all over the World and she has been lucky enough to teach and hold workshops for hundreds of aspiring dancers along the way. Caterina is a qualified T.C.R.G

Connor Reider:
For 14 years Connor danced under the direction of the late Ann Richens and John Timm, competing at local, regional, national and world levels. In his final year of competitive dancing he placed in the top 5 in Mid-America, top 10 in North America and top 20 in the World Championships. Connor graduated from the University of Notre Dame in 2014. He has performed with the Chieftains and in 2015 with Celtic Fyre at Busch Gardens Williamsburg. Connor joined An Irish Christmas national tour in 2015 and returned for An Irish Christmas 2016 & 2017 Tours. In March 2017 Connor was principal dancer for the new Kerry Irish Productions Concert Tour: St. Patrick’s Day in Ireland. Connor is currently based out of Manhattan and is honored to be a part of this year’s show. “Performing brings me such joy because I get to share my passion with others both on stage and with those in the audience. I am very honored and excited to return to An Irish Christmas 2018”.

$16.00 - $65.00


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