November 17, 2010
Nov 17 , 2010
In response to their third hugely successful Public Television special- It’s Entertainment- the acclaimed super-group Celtic Thunder will hit the road this Fall.
Hailed as Billboard’s Top World Music Artist and Top World Imprint of 2009, the phenomenon that is Celtic Thunder has achieved sales of over 600,000 copies to date. Their mass appeal and devoted fan base continues to grow with impressive statistics to prove it. Celtic Thunder’s official YouTube channel, “Thunder Tube” has seen over 6 million upload views and 368,000 channel views since the channel’s inception in summer 2008. The New York Times described the group as “a Fab Five peddling Celtic styling’s…steadfast George, sensitive Keith, bruising Paul, caddish Ryan and angelic Damian.”
Following the tradition of their previous releases (Celtic Thunder: The Show, Act Two and, Take Me Home) Irishmen Damian McGinty, Keith Harkin, Paul Byrom, Ryan Kelly and Scotsman George Donaldson deliver an amazing and thrilling live performance throughout the concert while showcasing a broader range of diverse musical styles. Filmed in front of a live audience in Toronto, It’s Entertainment spans six musical decades including unique interpretations of classic songs such as "Standing on the Corner" along with pop hits including U2’s "Still Haven’t Found (What I’m Looking For)," The Proclaimers’ "My Life Without You" and the timeless "Hallelujah" by Leonard Cohen.
- Show Length: 2 hours with 20 minute intermission.
- Wednesday, November 17, 2010 - 7:30 PM