Celtic Thunder, the hit Irish and Scottish male pop vocal group,will perform at the Times Union Center’s Moran Theater on Sunday, October 9th at 7:00PM for one performance only! The show focuses entirely on the groups Celtic and Irish roots. With sales surpassing one million combined CD and DVD units and almost half a million show tickets, the entertaining Celtic Thunder pay homage to the musical culture of Ireland during their North American Fall tour Heritage. In support of their most recent Public Television Special of the same name, the acclaimed show will crisscross the U.S. enthralling fans in 45 cities this Fall – with one stop in Jacksonville, Florida.
“The Celtic Thunder Heritage Tour” promises to deliver stirring and show-stopping performances in the tradition of their previous releases (Celtic Thunder: The Show, Act Two, Take Me Home, It’s Entertainment and Christmas), with Celtic Thunder returning to their distinct Irish roots. The tour features performances by fan-favorites – each with their own unique stage personas – Ryan Kelly, Keith Harkin, Neil Byrne and George Donaldson, along with the newest member of the ensemble, Emmet Cahill and Daniel Furlong.
Since the airing of their first Public Television special in 2008, Celtic Thunder consistently remains one of the most popular musical acts for the network. In addition to their impressive sales stats of selling over one million units combined, their official YouTube channel, “Thunder Tube” has received nearly 18 million upload views since its inception in 2008. Celtic Thunder had the distinct honor of performing for President Obama at The White House’s St. Patrick’s Day celebration in 2009, and they also opened New York City’s famed St. Patrick’s Day Parade on 5th Avenue two consecutive years in a row (2008 & 2009). Of their live performances, The New York Times described the group as “a Fab Five peddling Celtic stylings.”
Date: Sunday, October 9, 2011 @ 7:00PM (one show ONLY!)
LOCATION: Times Union Center Performing Arts: Moran Theater
300 West Water St.
Jacksonville, FL 32202
TICKETS: (Vary) Tickets range in price from $47.00 to $107.00. Discounts are available for groups of 10+ or 20+ by calling (904) 632-3228. To order by phone with Visa, MasterCard, American Express or Discover call: The Artist Series Box Office at (904) 632-3373 (toll-free outside of Jacksonville 1-888-860-BWAY.)
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