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"Women of Ireland" at the Paramount Center for the Arts

March 12, 2014

Ireland’s finest talent has been assembled to highlight the rich musical history of Ireland in "Women of Ireland" at the Paramount Center for the Arts on Wednesday, March 12 at 7:30pm. Between them, the cast, have performed for 3 Irish Presidents, 3 U.S. Presidents, the Queen of England, President of the People’s Republic of China, the Empress of Japan, Prince Albert of Monaco, Aung San Suu Kyi of Burma amongst others. The company members have performed across 6 continents and have graced the stages of some of the world’s greatest venues including Moscow’s Kremlin State Palace, Beijing Opera House, Radio City Music Hall (New York), London’s Hyde Park, the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, The Kennedy Center (Washington DC), Sydney Opera House, Egypt’s Giza Pyramids and Ireland’s two 80,000 capacity venues; Croke Park & Slane Castle. The ‘Women of Ireland’ show contains original music and choreography. “Women of Ireland” is an innovative and exciting full stage concert production showcasing the next generation of Ireland’s leading female performers. The show highlights the tremendous talent that exists within Ireland’s traditions of music, song and dance. This program will transport the audience to all that is Ireland as the performers showcase the revered qualities of traditional Irish dance and music. Special significance is placed on depicting the pure qualities of Irish music in a contemporary setting. Experience the talents of some of Ireland’s finest female performers...the “Women of Ireland.” Tickets are $42 for students and seniors, $45 for adults. Contact the Paramount for more information on 423-274-8920.