Join Northern Ireland’s finest musicians, actors, poetry and story-telling UNDER A CHRISTMAS SKY on Christmas Eve 2020 at 7pm!

Under a Christmas Sky

Under a Christmas Sky features Northern Ireland’s finest musicians, actors, and poetry, filmed live at the Ulster Folk Museum. From traditional to contemporary everything you will see and hear has one thing in common – The…magic…of…Christmas!

Snow Water hopes to bring a little joy and a little beauty to this rather unique, strange and unexpected Christmas, and to end the year with some light. We are home to some of the finest artists in the world and Under a Christmas Sky is a magical celebration of their talent.

Snow Water presents UNDER A CHRISTMAS SKY 
Premiering Christmas Eve 2020 on Youtube at 7 pm!

Christmas Eve Programme:

Christmas Wayfarers by Cathal O’Byrne read by CHARLOTTE MCCURRY
A Wexford Carol by NEIL MARTIN
No Music at Christmas by George Bernard Shaw read by ALAN MCKEE
I’ll Be Home for Christmas by THE DARKLING AIR
The Dead by James Joyce read by ABIGAIL MCGIBBON
Christmas (Baby Please Come Home) by HEX HUE
The Goose by Michael Longley read by CHRIS GRANT
Joni Mitchell’s River by ROE
In Lieu of Carols by Frank Ormsby read by ABIGAIL MCGIBBON
Silent Night by BRAND NEW FRIEND
Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas by MATT MCGINN
O Holy Night by NI OPERA
The End of the Play William Makepeace Thackeray read by IAN MCELHINNEY
Presented by Joe Lindsay

The film can be viewed for free on Christmas Eve BELOW:

Watch the trailer – BELOW:

About Snow Water

Snow Water (the title is by kind permission of Michael Longley after his collection) was set up five years ago to celebrate the finest artistic talent Northern Ireland has to offer, to explore our rich cultural heritage, to provide a space for artists to collaborate, and to showcase artistic excellence internationally. Facebook/snowwaterni

Be the first to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.