Who/What/Where: Molly’s Revenge returns to St. Mary’s By-The-Sea. Winterdance is coming to town! St. Mary’s is located at 146 12th Street and Central Ave., Pacific Grove.
When: Thursday evening, December 19th, 7:30 p.m. This show will be in the church sanctuary by popular demand again this year.
Tickets/Info: Advance purchase tickets are available now at www.celticsociety.org. $25, $28 at door. Kids’ pricing available. For more info call or text 831-224-3819. Due to popularity of this event, advance purchase tickets are recommended.
More info about Winterdance:
“This show will leave you feeling in the spirit! Molly’s Revenge returns to St. Mary’s beautiful Victorian sanctuary, which will be aglow in the light of the season. In this perfect setting, the lilting vocals of special guest Amelia Hogan will blend with the superb talent of Stuart Mason, John Weed and David Brewer, as they ring in the holiday with a decidedly Celtic “take” on old favorites. Angelic Irish Dancers, will take flight and will bring some dazzling Christmas magic to the evening, too. An annual event not to miss! Tickets make a great gift for family and friends.
“Molly’s Revenge is a dynamic, acoustic Celtic band known for its unique and infectious enthusiasm. The classic combination of bagpipes, whistle, and fiddle, with a backdrop of guitar, mandola, and bodhran guarantees an enjoyable experience for all fans of Scottish and Irish music. Molly’s Revenge has performed at many of the top folk festivals and performing arts events in the USA, and prestigious events in Scotland, Australia and China. Their arrangements of traditional Celtic jigs and reels bring these dance tunes up to date with a driving, hard-edged accent that always leaves audiences shouting for more.
“Revered in California as one of its most energetic, exciting and innovative bands.” –Shay Black, of the legendary Black family.
“They bring to the music a vital and joyous creativity that excites even the hardest of hearts.” –John Doyle, founding member of Solas.
“The instruments are traditional… but the wild passion they exhibit is thoroughly modern.” –Metro Santa Cruz (CA).
“There is an engaging freshness and yet an impressive maturity in their playing.” –Mick Moloney, National Heritage Award recipient.