September 4th-11th 2022! Your host, Joanie Madden, invites you to join her and an astonishing array of the best Irish entertainers on the planet, for a fun-filled week of Irish Music, Song, Dancing & Craic. Joanie’s past 9 cruises have been legendary… Don’t miss out on her 10th! Explore the Mediterranean onboard the incredible Norwegian Epic. Norwegian’s own award-winning entertainment includes the Beatles Show, Broadway Musicals, Howl at the Moon, Cirque Dreams & more.


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musicians, singers, & dancers

Joanie Madden
Cherish the Ladies
Derek Warfield and the Young Wolfe Tones
Susan McCann
Don Stiffe
Cathie Ryan
Makem & Clancy
Matt Molloy & John Carty
Tommy Sands
Kate Purcell
The Swallows Tail Ceili Band
Patrick & Conor O’Sullivan
Tom Sweeney
The Kane Sisters (Liz & Yvonne)
TR Dallas & Tony Mac
Gabriel Donohue
Maírtín de Cógaín
The Great Craic Band

Irish Activities

Set Dancing
Dance Lessons
& more

Along with the fabulous entertainment, you will have a week packed with activities based on a survey of what you all want! These fun-loving Irish music lovers from around the globe will be planning unforgettable workshops, dance lessons, and more! Check out our photo gallery from past cruises.

Shore Excursions

Shore Excursions are available for each of the port cities. They are not included in the price of your room. Info on booking & costs will be available. Check out Joanie’s video intro of each city.




Ajaccio, Corsica


Naples, Italy

Livorno, Italy (Florence ~ Pisa)

Cannes, France

Palma, Majorca

Aboard the


Whatever you choose to do, the Norwegian Epic is sure to dazzle. Get ready to sail one of the most exciting ships on the high seas, while chasing sunsets and indulging your every whim… and that is what unforgettable vacations are made of! You have access to all 27 restaurants with no set dinner times, 20 bars, the Mandara Spa, the Casino, Broadway, Comedy, Pools, and more. Enjoy the ship’s fitness center, beautiful pools and giant waterslide (all with plenty of deck space to enjoy a cocktail and some great music!)



In addition to the Irish Performances, activities, workshops that are part of the event, Joanie’s Guests also have access to all of Norwegians award-winning entertainment. Here are a few performances you don’t want to miss!

Epic Beatles at the cavern club

Howl at the Moon

Cirque Dreams Epicurean

Burn the Floor

Escape the Big Top

Priscilla Queen of the Desert the Musical

and more...

Book Online or by phone

This is a private exclusive event. You must book through us to attend. Book online or by phone. Before booking, please review the page “Rooms & Prices” and all the pages under the BOOKING section in the menu.


left until September 4th 2022