Celtic Thunder Mythology
World-renowned Irish super-group Celtic Thunder will return to the Fox Theatre to perform MYTHOLOGY live on Sunday, October 13, at 5 p.m. as part of their "Fall 2013 North American Tour".
MYTHOLOGY, the new CD and companion DVD project from Celtic Thunder, was released this past February and became the seventh Celtic Thunder CD debuted at #1 on Billboard's World Music Chart and is the group's fifth consecutive release to debut at #1. Both the CD and DVD continue to dominate the charts weeks after release. All six male soloists—twice named Billboard's Top World Music Artist—Emmet Cahill, Keith Harkin, Ryan Kelly, George Donaldson, Neil Byrne and Colm Keegan--perform both solo and ensemble numbers. They are known for performing an eclectic mix of songs, ranging from traditional Irish fare to international hits such as "The Boys are Back in Town" and "The Sound of Silence," as well as original compositions including "Voices" and "Hunter's Moon." In addition to the six main vocalists, the tour will also feature strings, guitars, percussion, whistles, pipes and more in the eight-piece Celtic Thunder band. The tour's musical director is David Munro, who also plays keyboards in the show.
Created by Celtic Thunder Producer Sharon Browne, MYTHOLOGY bears all the hallmarks of a Celtic Thunder live show; An impressive and imposing stage resembling an ancient stone pathway drawn from Celtic lore and dramatic effects via lighting and choreography. Celtic Thunder's signature brand of emotive and dramatic storytelling through traditional and contemporary music is found throughout the show. MYTHOLOGY presents the audience with the perfect blend of entertainment, ideology and Gaelic spirituality, providing a modern twist on Celtic folklore.
For information about the Mythology North American Tour 2013 please visit www.celticthunder.com/tour
For information on the inaugural Celtic Thunder Cruise please visit www.celticthundercruise.com/2013 for full details and reservation information.
For more, please see www.celticthunder.ie, www.facebook.com/celticthunder, vimeo.com/user12988579, www.myspace.com/celticthundershow, twitter.com/CelticThunder, www.youtube.com/user/TheThunderTube, and www.vervemusicgroup.com.
Tickets can be purchased at OlympiaEntertainment.com, the Fox Theatre and Joe Louis Arena box offices, Hockeytown Authentics in Troy (without service charge), at all Ticketmaster locations and Ticketmaster.com. To charge tickets by phone, call (800) 745-3000.