Women Of Ireland Coming to Florissant Civic Center
Women of Ireland is coming to the Florissant Civic Center for one show on Sunday, Feb. 10 at 2 p.m. Tickets are $27 for adults and $25 for seniors and students. Call the box office 314-921-5678 for tickets and information or go online at www.florissantfinearts.com.
The show is a full stage production with stunning performances direct from Ireland. It showcases the next generation of Ireland’s leading female performers and demonstrates the well of talent that exists within Ireland’s traditions of music, song and dance.
The show was created by Eric Cunningham, the creator of Ireland’s biggest Irish/Celtic Music Festival and Ireland’s Music Awards.
The group recently recorded its debut album which features the Dublin Philharmonic Orchestra. Women of Ireland toured the United States recently with the Dublin Philharmonic Orchestra.
Michelle Lally is a powerful Irish singer and is currently the lead female vocalist of “Hibernian Rhapsody,” which recently performed with the Liverpool and Dubal Philharmonic Orchestra.
Ingrid Madsen is an acclaimed singer in the Dublin music scene. Zoe Conway is an Irish Fiddler and soloist who has performed in some of the world’s prestigious concert venues including the National Concert Hall in Dublin and Carnegie Hall in New York. Denise Brennan started her music career at the age of nineteen. She was part of Riverdance – the show, and toured America, Mexico, and Canada.
Siobhan Manson is an award-winning Irish dancer, who is also the lead dancer of the Broadway’s phenomenal hit Riverdance.
Women of Ireland also features a line-up of Ireland’s best performers immortalizing the country’s rich tradition of music, song and dance. A prominent part of the production is Frankie Gavin and De Dannan. Frankie Gavin is a legendary Irish musician and fiddle player. Irish tenor Michael Londra, best known for his starring role in Riverdance, will also perform in the show.
This show will have you singing, clapping and tapping your feet from beginning to end. Playing on Sunday, Feb. 10 at 2:00 p.m. at the Florissant Civic Theatre located at Parker Road and Waterford Drive.
The FFAC presents the Applause/Applause series with financial support from the Regional Arts Commission, Missouri Arts Council (a state agency) and the Arts and Education Council of Greater St. Louis.
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