IRISH MUSIC PHENOMENON CELTIC THUNDER RETURNS TO THE FABULOUS FOX THEATRE
ON NOVEMBER 8!
St. Louis, MO – In response to their seventh incredibly successful Public Television special- VOYAGE- the world-renowned musical ensemble Celtic Thunder are back to bring their Irish charm to the Fabulous Fox Theatre on November 8 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are on sale now through MetroTix and ticket prices start at $45. This performance is being presented by The Nine Network and Fox Concerts.
VOYAGE showcases a full range of Irish and Celtic musical heritage. The tour features ensemble and solo performances by Neil Byrne, Emmet Cahill, George Donaldson, Keith Harkin, Colm Keegan and Ryan Kelly. The audience can expect to hear a diverse selection of Irish music and song from the VOYAGE TV special along with the most fan requested songs from previous shows. These include everything from the historic tales in "Isle of Hope/Isle of Tears" to a powerful rendition of “Dulaman,” from the rousing “Galway Girl” and Irish party song “My Irish Molly-O” to the love song “Maid of Culmore”. Fans will also clap along to beloved classics such as the Garth Brook hit “Friends In Low Places” and the Irish favorite “Seven Drunken Nights”. Of their live performances, The Pittsburgh Tribune recently stated that Celtic Thunder’s concerts are full of “musical drama and power” and “the singers stir pride and emotion from their listeners, but do it with such a current sound, the shows never lose their energy.” To view highlights of VOYAGE please click here: http://bcove.me/11tep1gm.
Surpassing sales of well over one million units, Celtic Thunder was hailed as BILLBOARD’s Top World Music Artist, along with Top World Music Imprint and Top World Album of 2011, as they had in 2009 also. In addition to their impressive sales statics, their official YouTube channel, “Thunder Tube” has received over twenty eight million views since its inception in 2008. Celtic Thunder’s successful resume includes performing for President Obama at The White House’s St. Patrick’s Day celebration in 2009, opening New York City’s famed St. Patrick’s Day Parade two consecutive years in a row (2008 & 2009), and most notably six hit Public Television specials and numerous sold out concerts all across America. Celtic Thunder have appeared on multiple national TV programs including The Today Show, CBS Early Show’s Saturday Second Cup Café, Fox News Channel’s Fox & Friends, QVC, as well as numerous regional shows in major cities.
Tickets for Celtic Thunder Voyage are on sale now at the Fox Theatre box office. To charge by phone call MetroTix at 314/534-1111 or online at www.metrotix.com. For more information on Celtic Thunder please visit, www.celticthunder.com.