Wedding entertainment has to be perfect and suited to your tastes. In addition to our own managed bands and DJs we can also arrange for many different entertainers to help make your wedding reception a delightful experience.
If you need entertainment for your ceremony or drinks reception, here is a selection of reliable professionals we can offer you:
M&U HarpistsWhether you need some classical background music or would like the harp to form an integral part of your ceremony, Marie can help.
Marie has performed at a wide variety of functions ranging from weddings, corporate events, civic events and tourist showcase to promote the province.
Marie’s huge repertoire of music ranges from traditional Irish and classical favourites to popular music through the ages and can be tailored to the requirements of your ceremony or drinks reception.
The beautiful sound of the amplified harp will provide the perfect music to complement your event and carries her superb sound in any venue.
Marie can also perform together with Ursula to offer an unforgettable experience.
We have the following MP3 clips of Marie performing:
Sepon professional String Quartet bring glamour and beautiful music to your ceremony and/or drinks reception.
These members of the Ulster Orchestra have performed at prestigious events all over Ireland and the UK, and will treat your guests to a breath-taking performance!
Giovanni Bellino – Italian Tenor
Born in Rocca Imperiale in Calabria, Italy, Giovanni Bellino comes from a land where singing and songs come from the heart. Living in Lisburn, Northern Ireland for the last 25 years Giovanni maintains the proud tradition of his homeland and has become widely known for his fine baritone voice and his participation in many prestigious events throughout the province.
Giovanni is a trained classical Baritone and he speaks several languages including English, Spanish and his native Italian.
The Saxophone Lounge
Create the perfect atmosphere at your Wedding or Corporate Event with the cool instrumental sounds of The Saxophone Lounge. Official music provider for the 2014 Wedding Journal Readers Awards Ceremony, The Saxophone Lounge is the creation of saxophonist Bill Finnegan.With more than 20 years experience in the music industry playing in a variety of bands and musical genres, music played includes everything from light Jazz and Latin right through to classic popular songs and current chart hits from artists such as P!nk, Pharrell Williams, Bruno Mars, and One Direction.
The instrumental sound created is warm and cheerful, but at the same time mellow and un-intrusive. Whatever the event you can be sure that the music will complement the proceedings.
Click here to watch a sample video of The Saxophone Lounge performing.
Available to play during the ceremony, cocktail reception or wedding breakfast.
Jig – Irish Dance Troupe
Jig are based in Newry, Co. Down. The troupe of world champion, highly talented dancers loves to perform and has done so at many events across Ireland and also in England.Jig’s routines are in the style of ‘Lord of the Dance’ and they take Irish dance to a whole new level.
When Jig perform at weddings and events they offer a variety of packages with as few as three dancers to as many as eight, and each performance is tailored to meet the needs of the event.
A typical show will last approximately 25 minutes with half performed to modern Irish dance music and half to chart pop music at the time the wedding is booked.
All dances have a dress change to add colour and vibrancy to the show.
Audience participation can be incorporated upon request and a family member or friend can even be brought into one of the routines to give a personal touch to the performance! Jig are flexible in meeting the needs of all every event and all clients.
See a video of Jig performing here.
Seamus Heaney – Swing & Rat Pack Singer
From Dean Martin to Michael Bublé, few have captured the mood of swing quite like Shamie H.
Book him to sing the timeless Rat Pack classics or Bublé’s contemporary swing for your wedding, corporate event or birthday celebration and dance the night away to classic themes that have something for everyone and define the unique style of swing.
Shamie has sung in many prestigious venues across Northern Ireland and his easy rapport, dulcet tone and extensive repertoire will transport you back to the swing era where you can sit back and relax to an evening of classic entertainment!
Michelle Baird – Singer
Professionally trained with over 20 years performance experience in concerts, theatre, corporate entertainment and weddings along with radio, television and recording studio work, Michelle is an accomplished and highly regarded soloist.
Her impressive vocal range offers something for everyone, with an extensive repertoire ranging from classical to musical theatre, jazz and Abba!
Michelle will use her expertise and talents to help make your day a truly unforgettable occasion. All Michelle’s performances can be tailored to suit your requirements.
Mark is a singer-songwriter from Lisburn, Northern Ireland.
As well as award-winning song writing and appearances at venues and festivals at home and abroad, Mark also performs at wedding celebrations and other family and corporate events.
He relishes the opportunity to indulge his passion for live acoustic performance and will help make your event memorable with a unique playlist chosen by you.
You can be assured of getting the best of music to enhance your special day, and of making an impression on your guests!
You can see a video of Mark performing here.Brian O – Comedy Juggling
Brian has been performing for over ten years and in that time has risen to be not only one of the best jugglers in the country but also Ireland’s best performing Unicyclist.
His Comedy Juggling Wedding Show is up to 45 minutes of hilarious comedy, awesome skills and bewilderment.
The show is specifically designed to cater for everyone in the wedding audience and Brian works hard to ensure that his performance is unique to your wedding. With your permission, material can be customised based on you, your family and friends, and the show is full of impromptu audience interaction.
Brian’s charming grin and 7 foot tall unicycle are but two of his weird and wonderful props!
Click here to see a video of Brian’s truly unique wedding show.Miss Peggy O’Dee – the Wedding Gate-crasher
Think of Dame Edna, May McFetridge and Mrs Brown rolled into one frock and you’ve got Peggy O’Dee!
Auntie Peggy hasn’t been invited to a wedding since she snogged the Parish Priest at one in 1985 but she’ll find out where the reception is and gate-crash it after the meal.
Suitable for all ages, Peggy’s act is 30 – 40 minutes of good clean banter and humour – of course she has a few friends and relatives to single out of the crowd so they better be up for a laugh and thick-skinned!
You can watch a video of Peggy performing here.
Available in various shapes and sizes from 16X16ft to 18X18ft, as a Ceremony Aisle or Dance Floor.
Make your special occasion really memorable by creating a fun and entertaining environment in specially adapted, modern photobooths operated by the user and providing a printout in seconds.
With green screen technology your guests can be transported anywhere in the world as their image is projected onto the photo background of their choice.
So, all your guests need to do is grab a wacky wig, hilarious hat or a pair of silly sunglasses, press the button and 3, 2, 1…. STRIKE A POSE AND SAY CHEESE!!!
Discover Northern Ireland
If you are thinking about holding a wedding in Northern Ireland and would like to give guests from abroad the opportunity to see more of this beautiful island, the Irish travel specialists at My Ireland Tour have put together a comprehensive tour of the unmissable sights.
If you live abroad but would like more information on holding your wedding in Ireland, take a look at their brief Insider’s Guide to getting Married in Ireland.