The Christmas Concert Featuring The Snowman Along with Shadow Puppet Animation For The Nutcracker and Special Guest Eimear Quinn.
The Christmas Concert Featuring The Snowman
Along With Shadow Puppet Animation For The Nutcracker And Special Guest Eimear Quinn. The Snowman Movie narrated by Pauline McLynn
Friday 20th December, 2.30pm & 5pm
Saturday 21st, and Sunday 22nd December 12pm, 2.30pm, 5pm & 7.30pm
- Room: Main Auditorium
- Prices: €20
- Child Ticket: €15
- Restricted View Seats €12
- 15% discount for groups of 10 or more
- 20% discount for Friends of the National Concert Hall
- Family Ticket (2 adults & 2 Children): €65
- Pauline McLynn, narrator
- RTÉ Concert Orchestra
With Special Guest Eimear Quinn and live shadow puppet animation by Matthew Robins for excerpts from The Nutcracker.
A magical concert designed for all the family, Raymond Briggs’s captivating film has established itself as part of the Christmas festivities for young and old, accompanied by Howard Blake’s score played live by the RTÉ Concert Orchestra.
For 2013, alongside the Walking in the Air and the festive classics, we are pleased to add selections from The Nutcracker featuring magical live puppet animation by Matthew Robins and traditional Christmas songs with special guest, the beautiful singer, Eimear Quinn for a magical and musical Christmas Celebration.
Suitable for young children, this is an opportunity for the whole family to share in the music and the magic of Christmas. Experience the magic of the remarkable friendship between James and his snowman and delight in this holiday tradition. Pauline McLynn will tell the story of James and the flying snowman as you watch the film on a big screen.
A phenomenally popular festive concert, early booking is recommended.
The Snowman by Raymond Briggs by arrangement with Snowman Enterprises Ltd. 2013.
See details of the Concert & DVD Package
Presented by the National Concert Hall
Supported by TodayFM and The Irish Times