Young Irelanders at University of Dubuque
DUBUQUE, Iowa – University of Dubuque Heritage Center is pleased to announce an addition to the 2016-2017 Live at Heritage Performing Arts Series line-up.
The Young Irelanders Friday, February 24, 2017, 7:30 p.m.
Kick off your St. Patrick’s Day celebrations with this premiere Irish song and dance event. The Young Irelanders features eight sensational performers including world acclaimed Irish fiddler Colin Farrell and dancers from Riverdance and Michael Flatley’s Lord of the Dance. See performers who have shared the stage with luminaries like Bono, Sting, and Ronnie Wood of The Rolling Stones. The Young Irelanders create music best described as eclectic, where traditional Irish, Celtic, folk, world, jazz, country, and popular music fuse together for a dynamic concert performance. A pre-show event with local Irish band Ballyheigue, a five piece Irish band comprised of family members featuring Jim Ott, Alison Ott, Emily Ott, Rob McCullough, and Jason Kuntz, will be held 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. on CyberCafé Knapp Stage.
Tickets can be purchased at the Farber Box Office Monday through Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at Heritage Center, University of Dubuque, 2255 Bennett Street; by phone at 563.585.SHOW; or online at www.dbq.edu/heritagecenter.