This AMAZING concert will benefit the University of Montana's groundbreaking and stellar Irish Studies Program.
Produced by Oisín Mac Diarmada of the award-winning Irish group Téada, Irish Christmas in America features top Irish musicians, singers and dancers in an engaging performance rich in history, humor and boundless energy. The 2012 tour features special guests Aaron Jones, a member of the award-winning Scottish band Old Blind Dogs, and Séamus Begley, famous for his heartfelt singing and accordion prowess.
The family-friendly performance incorporates Irish ballads, holiday carols, lively fiddle tunes and thrilling Irish dancing. Narration brings to life ancient customs and stories, while evocative photography provides a backdrop of rich historical context.
BUTTE: DEC. 8
Motherlode Theater 7:30pm
Tickets available: MotherLode, Granite Mountain, Griz Tix
MISSOULA : Dec. 9
Dennison Theater (formerly UM Theater) on UM Campus
Tickets available: at the door, all Griz Tix outlets, Rockin' Rudys
$25 in advance
$30 at the door
$15 student with student ID
Children 12 and under FREE
For more information call Kristen Green of the Friends of Irish Studies, at 916-712-5193 or email firstname.lastname@example.org