“A Merry Little Christmas Concert” featuring Chris Currid, and accompanied by Conor McCarthy, with special guest Aly Coyne. Also featuring the Currid School of Performing Arts with all of your favourite Christmas hits! Songs from Broadway musicals, your Disney favourites and much more!
Chris Currid trained with Bull Alley in Dublin. Theatre includes: Prince Charming (Cinderella, Helix Theatre), Michael Collins in Michael Collins A Musical Drama (Dun Mhuire theatre, Wexford), Pablo in Sister Act (National Concert Hall), Judas in Jesus Christ Superstar (Mermaid Arts Centre), Tommy in Tommy (Civic Theatre), Zangara in Assassins (Helix), Laughing Boy in Bugsy Malone (Olympia Theatre). Concerts and other work: ensemble in the Hired Man in Concert (Cadogan Hall, London), lead vocalist in Raglan Road (Disney Orlando), the World of Musicals (German tour), Irish Ferries, and the Rock Tenors (Holland, 2019). TV credits: The Late Late Show, Elev8 (RTE), The Voice of Ireland and Superstar (ITV- top 40). Chris has been nominated for 7 AIMS Awards, 6 for Best Singer and 1 for Supporting Actor, winning the singer award in 2018. Along with his wife, Roisin, Chris opened his own performing arts school (Currid School of Performing Arts) in Courtown, Wexford this year. This is his second concert in the Asgard and he is excited to return and celebrate Christmas with you all!
Originally from Dublin, Aly began her singing training with RTE Cor Na nOg and her acting training with Betty Ann Norton Theatre Agency and IADA at the age of 8. Previous credits include SG Entertainment Vocalist, Camp Fernwood USA Theatre and Dance Co-ordinator, Cadbury Cadvent Vocalist, AIB RDS Convention Dancer, Performance Lounge Agency, 3 Mobile Nationwide Tour Dancer, Carnival Cruise Lines Entertainment, ‘Serena’ in Legally Blonde (The Helix), ‘Lucy’ in Jekyll and Hyde (UCDMS), ‘Meg’ in The Phantom of the Opera (SGPA), and ‘Mary’ in Jesus Christ Superstar (Avonmore MS). Currently a PhD Candidate in UCD School of Law, Aly spends her time juggling studying, performing and gigging. She is excited to perform in the Asgard Theatre for the first time and would like to thank Chris for the invitation.
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Posted October 23, 2019.