Monday February 17, 2020

Joyful performance of a seasonal classic

NCH alternative to the panto

3rd January, 2016
The Snowman: a hardy perennial

Concert; The National Concert Hall Christmas Concert featuring The Snowman; National Concert Hall, Dublin; Run finished, Rating: ****

“She can sing!” was the appreciative whisper from nine-year-old Kate as Eimear Quinn appeared on the National Concert Hall stage to perform the first of two Christmas carols, a Latin version of O Come O Come Emmanuel, followed by O Holy Night.

There were more carols later, played by the National Concert Hall Orchestra,...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader



Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Then €19.99 a month after the offer period.

Get basic
*New subscribers only
You can cancel any time.



€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.




90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Related Stories

Poor Sad Childless Jen is over. All hail Hot Happy Childfree Jen, in possession of a brand-new Sag award and the undying love of her famous ex

Emer McLysaght | 3 weeks ago

When Peter McGovern heard the CCJ being described as a colosseum, he knew he had succeeded

Rosanna Cooney | 4 weeks ago

The Chinese New Year celebrations begin this Saturday. Here’s your guide to what’s on, what it all means and, most importantly, where to eat the best dumplings

Sarah Taaffe-Maguire | 4 weeks ago