Who/What: Molly’s Revenge Winterdance is coming to town!! This show will leave you feeling in the spirit! By popular demand, 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. The angelic Turco 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.
When/Where: December 21, 2018, 7:30 p.m. Doors open at 7 p.m. St. Mary’s-By-The-Sea Episcopal Church, 146 12th Street and Central Ave., Pacific Grove, CA 93950.
Tickets and Info: Advance purchase tickets at www.celticsociety.org, $25, $12 kids 12 and under. Door price, $28, $15 kids 12 and under. St. Mary’s recognizes Celtic Society member discounts. For info, call or text 831-224-3819, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Here’s More about the Music:
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.