Tuesday, March 6, 2018

‘Celtic Woman’ brings new LIVE show to JAX

They’re back in Jacksonville, Florida for only one evening at The Times-Union Center for the Performing Arts.  “Celtic Woman”, the multi-platinum international music sensation, has a brand new live show for an extensive North American tour beginning Spring 2018.  The much-anticipated concert, Homecoming,’ will play in more than 90 U.S. and Canadian cities from coast-to-coast.

Celebrating Ireland’s rich musical and cultural heritage, Celtic Woman combines finest musical talent with epic stage productions to present a unique, inspiring live experience. From the debut, Celtic Woman has touched the hearts of a huge global audience.  Now, with Homecoming, Celtic Woman brings the next chapter of an extraordinary musical journey. It’s a universal celebration of life. It’s traditional, it’s contemporary. It’s yesterday, today and tomorrow.

Continuing its remarkable legacy of introducing some of Ireland’s most talented singers and musicians onto the world stage, the Grammy winning group Celtic Woman featuring the angelic voices of Susan McFadden, Mairéad Carlin, Éabha McMahon and the breathtaking Celtic violinist Tara McNeill, accompanied by a full ensemble of musicians and dancers will embark on a four-month tour.  The
90-city trek will take Celtic Woman across the country before wrapping up on June 17 in Rosemont, IL.

About Celtic Woman: Following its debut on PBS in 2005, Celtic Woman has achieved massive success encompassing twelve chart-topping albums, nine DVDs and nine public television specials leading to sales of over ten million albums, with platinum success in nine countries. Each of the twelve CDs—including 2016’s Voices of Angels—has reached #1 on Billboard's World Albums chart.  The group has been named Billboard Magazine’s #1 World Albums Artist six times. Celtic Woman received its first-ever Grammy-nomination in the World Music category for its 2016 release Destiny.  As a touring powerhouse, the group has performed for over four million fans across 24 countries and six continents, with an especially devoted following in America. With a repertoire that encompasses traditional Irish classics, contemporary songs, classical favorites and originals, their shows are renowned as high-quality entertainment with exceptional musical performances and stunning visual productions, enthralling audiences of all ages.

Celtic Woman

DATE: Tuesday March 13, 2018
TIME: 7:30 p.m.

LOCATION: Times Union Center Performing Arts
      Moran Theater
300 West Water St.ime
      Jacksonville, FL 32202

TICKETS: start at $56.50 for, plus applicable fees.  They may be purchased at the box office, and also online 24/7 at FSCJ Artist Series ,or by calling (904) 632-5000 between 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., Monday – Friday.  Discounts for groups of 10 + may be available by calling (904) 632-5050.  This event is sponsored by VyStar Credit Union (the official presenter of the Jacksonville show).

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