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Celtic Nights brings show to the Paramount

Published 9:01am Wednesday, February 6, 2013

ASHLAND, Ky. — Tickets are on sale now for an amazing and unique show that features both the finest male and the finest female voices of the Celtic world, showcased against a thundering backdrop of expert dancing and musicianship. The production will be Tuesday, March 5 at 7:30 p.m. at the Paramount Arts Center. Six of Ireland’s most prominent vocal talents are complemented by six of its most accomplished step dancers, creating an exhilarating picture of a proud people who dared to dream big and doggedly carved out a home in the New World.

From the creators of Gaelforce Dance, the “unmissable two hour spectacular has brought audiences to their feet all around the world” (The Guardian, England) comes a brand new show in celebration of song.

Celtic Nights expertly weaves together the lilting melodies and plaintive lyrics of the rich Celtic heritage to tell the story of a people. In this stirring tale of the Celtic experience, the audience is invited to travel along 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. Tickets are $30, $35, $40, $45 and $50 and can be purchased online www.paramountartscenter.com or by calling (606) 324-3175.

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