IRISH MUSICIAN Ken O’Malley, shown with his mandolin, will perform songs in both English and Irish Gaelic in “Songs by a Winter’s Hearth” at the Santa Monica Playhouse December 6th. (Photo courtesy of

Irish musician Ken O’Malley will give a solo musical performance, “Songs by a Winter’s Hearth: Memories of My Irish Christmas,” at 7 p.m. Sunday, December 6th at the Santa

Monica Playhouse, 1211 Fourth St.

The Dublin-born singer-songwriter intends to transport his audience to his beloved Ireland through his songs and performance on the guitar and mandolin.

His songs will performed in both English and Irish Gaelic, suitable for all ages.

Tickets are $18 for general admission or $22 for preferred seating. Tickets are available online at, or by calling (310) 203-1386.

More information about O’Malley may be found at