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The Snowman returns to Bord Gáis Energy Theatre this December

A phenomenally popular show, The Snowman returns to the Bord Gáis Energy Theatre this December. 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 Irish Philharmonic Orchestra. The show will play on Friday 6 (3.20pm and 5.30pm), Saturday 7 (11.30am, 1.30pm. 3.30pm and 5.30pm) and Sunday 8 (11.30am, 1.30pm, 3.30pm and 5.30pm)  December. Tickets, including family tickets, go on sale this Friday 5 July through Ticketmaster. 

Suitable for young children, this is an opportunity for the whole family to share the magic of Christmas. Featuring Walking in the Air, and a selection of popular Christmas Songs, bring your jingle bells, wear your fancy dress, and make sure you book early!

Shay Byrne (RTÉ Radio 1’s Risin’ Time) will tell the story of James and the flying snowman as you watch the film on the big screen. This family Christmas show will also feature seasonal favourites from the talented children of several stage schools, adding to the spirit and excitement of Christmas.

Shay Byrne, host & narrator
Irish Philharmonic Orchestra
Ronan O’Reilly, conductor
Santa Claus, very special guest

Suitable for all ages from 3+
Running Time: 1hr 15mins approx (no interval)
Babies in arms (children under 2 years of age) will be admitted free of charge provided they are seated on a parents lap
Auditorium doors open 30 mins before performance

All prices include a €1 facilities fee per ticket. Telephone & Internet bookings are subject to a maximum s/c of €7.15 per ticket/ Agents €3.40.