Peace Proms 2020
18 January 2020
REGISTER YOUR SCHOOL’S INTEREST TODAY!
This is an outstanding production so bring all the family – young and old!
Peace Proms 2020 will be conducted by internationally acclaimed UK music educator Greg Beardsell who is renowned for his extraordinary ability to lead powerful and exhilarating performances and is one of the most outstanding and inspirational conductors of his generation. This epic production will also feature a host of stellar soloists and a sensational line up of champion Dancers and Pipers.
Prepare to be blown away by power-house vocalist Lauren Murphy, musical-theatre songbird Cobhla Surlis, rock-violinist Patricia Treacy, and All-Ireland Champion Uilleann Piper Conal Duffy, along with the sensational Colmcille Pipe and Drum Corps from Derry; Pipe Major Grahame Harris from Belfast’ the Michelle Johnston Highland Dancers from Belfast and Irish Dancers from Dance Hall Academy in Swords, the King Academy of Irish Dance in Liverpool, and more.
Peace Proms 2020 concerts will be an outstanding celebration of youth, music, and sheer talent and are highly recommended for all the family – young and old. The programme promises to by ‘all thriller no filler’ with everything from majestic Bagpipe melodies to rocking violin solos to powerful peace anthems and lots of family favourites including Disney and Pop Medleys.
CBOI is a registered charity in Ireland, the UK and the USA and is totally NOT-FOR-PROFIT. We are deeply indebted to the Goodman Foundation, the Department of Arts Heritage and the Gaeltacht, the Department of Education and Skills, IMRO, MediLink Ambulance Service and all our volunteers, supporters and sponsors whose generousity enables us to bring the joy on music and peace to children, families, schools and communities throughout the world.
Peace Proms is an internationally recognized Arts & Peace initiative, which actively engages over 30,000 school children in Ireland and the UK and is totally NOT-FOR-PROFIT. We are deeply indebted to all our supporters and sponsors for helping us to bring the joy of music and peace to children, families, schools and communities throughout the world.
Under 14s must be accompanied by an adult.
No ticket is required for children under 2 years of age but they must sit on an adults lap.
From the south...
Virgin Trains operates hourly, direct services from London Euston to Liverpool Lime Street (with a journey time of just over two hours). Other long-distance rail services also operate into Liverpool Lime Street station.
ACC Liverpool is a 20-minute walk from Lime Street or a short taxi ride. You can also transfer at Lime Street onto the underground Wirral Line trains to James Street station (10 minute walk) or catch the CityLink Route C4 (7am – 8pm) directly to ACC Liverpool. If travelling from outside Merseyside, you can catch an underground train to James Street station from Lime Street station, inclusive of the cost of your ticket.
Flying into Liverpool John Lennon Airport...
A taxi from the airport to the city centre will take approximately 20 minutes or the express bus service Route 500 will take approximately 25 minutes, dropping you off within a five minute walk of ACC Liverpool.
Most Liverpool city centre bound buses will call at either Queen Square bus station (a 15-minute walk) or Liverpool ONE Bus Station, which is only a five minute walk to ACC Liverpool.
The CityLink Route C4 bus links Queen Square bus station, James Street rail station and Liverpool ONE Bus Station to ACC Liverpool. CityLink Route C4 operates every 20 minutes on Mondays to Saturdays and every 30 minutes on Sundays, between 7am – 8pm, with a maximum fare of £1 per journey. Merseytravel prepaid tickets, National Concessionary bus passes and Arriva day tickets are all valid on this service.
For up-to-date information on all bus, train and ferry services, call Traveline Merseyside on 0871 200 22 33, open 8am – 8pm, 364 days a year or visit www.merseytravel.gov.uk
From the North...
Leave the M6 at junction 26 and follow signs for M58 Liverpool. Follow to end of M58 and then take signs for A59 Liverpool. Continue to follow Liverpool City Centre until picking up signs for the Waterfront.
From the South...
Leave the M6 at junction 21A and take the M62 to Liverpool. At the end of the M62 follow signs for Liverpool City Centre along Edge Lane, picking up and following signs for Waterfront.
There is onsite parking and plenty of parking nearby, more information on driving to the venue and parking can be found here.
- Merseytravel (rail, ferry and bus timetables)
- Liverpool John Lennon Airport
- Manchester Airport
- Visit Liverpool (Tourism website)
- Virgin Trains (mainline services from Liverpool Lime Street)