Above: Promotional graphic for "Celtic Nights" taking place on January 24, 2014. Courtesy of the Poway Center for the Performing Arts.
From the creators of Gaelforce Dance comes a new show celebrating the songs and people of the Emerald Isle. Celtic Nights expertly weaves the lilting melodies and plaintive lyrics of the rich Celtic heritage to tell the story of the Celtic people – scattered across the globe yet unified through music.
In this stirring tale of the Celtic experience, the audience is invited on a journey of hope, transported in time through traditional ballads, vivid choreography and the story of a people struggling to find their place in a changing world.
Celtic Nights features the finest voices of the Celtic world, showcased against a backdrop of expert dancing and stellar musicianship. The result is an exhilarating picture of a proud people who dreamt big and doggedly worked to create a home in the New World. In Celtic Nights, their story is told, through the power and majesty of music and the hypnotic fury of dancing feet.
Prices range from $48-$58. Tickets may be purchased online at powayarts.org.