Thursday, August 12, 2010

Back by popular demand, Canada's first family of Celtic music will visit Vancouver Island to conclude the 10th Anniversary celebrations of CeltFest Vancouver Island’s Coast-to-Coast-to-Coast Celtic Celebration. Featuring a skillfully performed collection of seasonal favourites, this concert is sure to be a hit with your family. It is the first time the Barra MacNeils' Christmas show has come to Nanaimo, and only the second time the group has played here in over 15 years. Steeped in Cape Breton tradition with strong Celtic roots and musical artistry, this diverse and talented family group sells out shows around the world with their captivating vocals, harmonies and extraordinary musicianship.

The Barra MacNeils Christmas show is a classic, never before offered in Nanaimo. Also featured on the program will be Vancouver Island CeltFest favourites master piper René Cusson and members of the Glengarry Highland and O’Brien Irish schools of dance.

NANAIMO performance: Saturday, November 13th, 2010 at 7:30pm

Tickets: $38.50, children under 12 $29.50 Price includes HST. Call the Port Theatre Box Office at 250 758-8550 or Buy ONLINE NOW.

VICTORIA performance: Sunday, November 14th, 2010.

Tickets: $35, children under 12 $26 plus HST. Call the Royal McPherson Box Office at 1-888-717-6121 or Buy ONLINE NOW.