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WGBH BOSTON CHRISTMAS CELTIC SOJOURN
www.wgbh.org
Directed by Seamus Egan and featuring Solas. This is the 12th year of the popular New England Christmas show from WGBH host Brian O’Donovan. Lumiere from Kerry,with their superb harmonies will provide the songs, whilst dance will be represented by Cara Butler and Nathan Pilatzke, of The Step Crew. Traditional music will be delivered by Winifred Horan on fiddle; Johnny Connolly, from Connemara in Galway, on accordion; and Eamon McElholm, of County Tyrone, with Chico Huff on bass. The Foghorn Stringband will bring a touch of Appalachia to the shows this December. This is a multi– venue event and some theatres will hold two shows per day. Check with the WGBH website for ticket availability.
December
12 – 21
Cutler Majestic Theatre at Emerson College, Boston
15
Sold Out. Shalin Liu Performance Center, Rockport, MA
17
Hanover Theatre, Worcester, MA
18
The Zeiterion Theatre, New Bedford, MA

LÚNASA
www.lunasa.ie
December
4
Lewisburg, PA, Weis Center, The Performing Arts, Bucknell University
5
Baltimore, MD, Creative Alliance
7
Philadelphia, PA, Annenberg Center
12
Ojai, CA, Matilija Auditorium
17
Escondido, CA, California Center for the Arts, Escondido
18
San Francisco, CA, San Francisco Jazz Center
20 Santa Monica, CA, Broad Stage, Santa Monica College

CHERISH THE LADIES
www.cherishtheladies.com
November
21
Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada – Fredricton Playhouse
22 St. John’s New Brunswick, Canada – Imperial Theatre
28 Beacon, New York – The Towne Crier
29
East Hampton, New York – Guild Hall
30 Oneonta with the Catskills Symphony Orchestra, Oneonta, NY
December
Celtic Christmas Tour
3
Platteville, Michigan, University of Wisconsin, Center for the Arts
4
Chicago, IL, Old Town School of Folk Music
5
Sturgis, Michigan, Sturges, Young Auditorium and Civic Center
6
Midland, Michigan, Midland Center with the Midland Symphony
6
Midland, Michigan, Midland Center with the Midland Symphony
7 Peninsula, Ohio, Cuyohoga National Park, The Happy Days Lodge
19
South Orange, New Jersey, South Orange Performing Arts Center
20
Tarrytown, New York, Tarrytown Music Hall
21
Germantown, Maryland, Black Rock Center for the Arts

THE WILLIS CLAN
www.thewillisclan.com
November
22–23
Jacksonville, FL, Jacksonville Celtic Festival

SOLAS
www.solasmusic.com
December
3
Longwood Gardens, Kennett Square, PA
4
Towne Crier Café, Beacon, NY
5 Empire State Plaza Performing Arts Center, Albany, NY
6
The Katharine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center, Old Saybrook, CT

KARAN CASEY
www.karancasey.com
Christmas Tour with Lúnasa
December
4
Lewisburg, PA, Weis Center For The Performing Arts, Bucknell University
5
Baltimore, MD, Creative Alliance
7
Philadelphia, PA, Annenberg Center
12
Ojai, CA, Matilija Auditorium
17
Escondido, CA, California Center for the Arts, Escondido
18
San Francisco, CA, San Francisco Jazz Center
20 Santa Monica, CA, Broad Stage, Santa Monica College

PATRICK BALL
www.patrickball.com

November
10
Glades Road Branch Library Boca Raton, FL
10 West Boca Branch Library Boca Raton, FL
12 Jupiter Branch Library Jupiter, FL
12
Royal Palm Beach Branch Library
13
Clarence E. Anthony Branch Library
13
Loula V. York Branch Library Pahokee, FL
15 Lantana Road Branch Library Lake Worth, FL
15
Main Library West Palm Beach, FL
16 Palladium Theater Caberfeidh Productions St. Petersburg, FL
17
Okeechobee Boulevard Branch Library Palm Beach, FL
17
West Boynton Branch Library Boynton Beach, FL
20
Freight and Salvage Berkeley, CA
December
4
Valdez Arts Council Valdez, AK
Legends of the Celtic Harp (w/Lisa Lynne and Aryeh Frankfurter) “A Winter Gift”
6
Arctic Siren Productions Anchorage, AK
12 Celtic Society of the Monterey Bay Don Quixote’s Music Hall Felton, CA
13 SLO Folks Castoro Winery, Templeton, CA
14 Center for Spiritual Living Bakersfield, CA
18 Unitarian Universalist Fellowship Chico, CA
18 Plumas Arts Quincy, CA
19
Plumas Arts Quincy, CA
20
Occidental Center for the Arts Occidental, CA
21 Palms Playhoe/Winters Opera Hoe Winters, CA
THE IRISH ROVERS
www.theirishroversmusic.com
February

17 Festival Place Sherwood Park, AB
18 Festival Place Sherwood Park , AB
20 North Peace Cultural Centre Fort St John, BC
22 Phoenix Theatre Fort Nelson, BC
25 Trans Canada Theatre Olds, AB
27 Deerfoot Inn & Casino Calgary, AB
28 Deerfoot Inn & Casino, Calgary, AB
March
1
Key City Theatre Cranbrook, BC
5 Community Theatre Kelowna, BC
7 Community Theatre Penticton, BC
12 Chilliwack Cultural Centre Chilliwack, BC
14 Mcpherson Playhoe Victoria, BC
17 Port Theatre Nanaimo, BC

THE YOUNG WOLFE TONES
www.theyoungwolfetones.com

November
7
New Orleans The Irish Hoe
21 Van Dyke St, Brooklyn, NY Rocky Sullivan’s
22 New York Tir na nOg Times Square
23 Valley Stream, New York Holy Name of Mary Auditorium
26 Cocoa Beach, Florida Nolan’s Irish Pub
28 Jenkintown, PA 19046 The MacSwiney Club
30 Michigan Ave, Detroit, MI Gaelic League & Irish American Club Of Detroit

BATTLEFIELD BAND
www.battlefieldband.co.uk
November
15
Worcester, MA, Hibernian Cultural Center
16
Worcester, MA, Hibernian Cultural Center Benefit For Kiltie Pipe Band
17
Rockville, MD, Institute of Music Traditions
20
Charlottesville, VA, The Haven
21
Williamsburg, VA, Williamsburg Library Theatre
22
Pittsburgh, PA, McGonigle Theatre, Central Catholic High School