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SANTA MONICA, CA - FEBRUARY 23: Honoree Glen Hansard (L) and poet Stephen James Smith attend the 12th Annual US-Ireland Aliiance's Oscar Wilde Awards event at Bad Robot on February 23, 2017 in Santa Monica, California. (Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images for US-Ireland Alliance ) *** Local Caption *** Glen Hansard;Stephen James Smithunnamed-5 unnamed-3

Last night.

At the annual US-Ireland Alliance’s Oscar Wilde Awards at Bad Robot in Santa Monica, California, hosted by JJ Abrams.

Singer/songwriter Glen Hansard and poet Stephen James Smith.

Buzz O’Neill writes:

There were MANY stars tonight and MANY great speeches, but poet Stephen James Smith brought the room to a standstill with his live rendition of his now viral smash hit poem My Ireland. He was brought onstage during Glen Hansard’s performance.

If you haven’t seen it already, watch My Ireland here

Previously: Poem For A Mother

Word Up Dublin

Pics: Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images