Emmy®-nominated, internationally acclaimed Irish singer, producer, and TV host of the hit Travel and Music series Ireland with Michael, sees Wexford born Michael Londra is touring the country giving potential visitors a taste of Ireland’s hottest spots and experiences.
Popular Pbs US travel and music show, “Ireland with Michael” has announced that Aer Lingus will feature the show as part of its in-flight entertainment offerings this summer. The eight 30-minute episodes of ‘Ireland with Michael’, Season 3 will be available to passengers on all 15 Aer Lingus transatlantic routes from July 1st, 2023.
This summer, Aer Lingus will offer over 2.25 million transatlantic seats across 15 routes, its largest ever transatlantic offering which includes the new Cleveland Ohio route which commences this Friday, 19th May.
Michael himself got is own big break came in the 1990’s when he was cast as the lead tenor in Riverdance on Broadway and subsequently on the U.S. National tour of the same show, which he toured for 2 years.
“I took my first Aer Lingus flight to JFK 34 years ago and still have the ticket. Since then, they’ve
always brought me home. In many ways I feel like I am home already when I board an Aer
Lingus flight. I am delighted they have chosen to add Ireland with Michael to their top-class
inflight entertainment program, as I am excited to share the greatest things about Ireland with
Aer Lingus passengers.” Michael Londra
As Season 4 commences filming this week, a number of Wicklow venues will feature including Beyond the Trees Avondale, BrookLodge and Wells Spa, Macreddin Village, Russborough House, Copperfish Lighting and West Wicklow Chamber Music Festival. Season will also film in counties Clare, Limerick, Carlow, Westmeath, Kilkenny, Fermanagh, Down, Armagh and Antrim.
To date, episodes from Seasons 1-3 have aired over 21,000 times in 48 States, and broadcast into 97% of all U.S. Households.