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Program Information

Program name: A Celtic Evening
Program category: Literature- Other
Multicultural- Other
Performing Arts- Storytelling
Program length: One hour, or full evening event with intermission
Audience level: Adult
Audience size: No minimum or maximum
Program description: Irish Culture comes to life with Storytelling, Song and the strains of the Celtic harp. In A Celtic Evening, Diane brings to life Ireland’s storytelling treasures from the humorous Legend of Knockgrafton to the hauntingly beautiful Deirdre of the Sorrows. The most famous of all Irish romances, Deirdre weaves together Druidic prophecies with a forbidden passion so profound it dares to defy the fates. The performance is set against a lush background of harp music: original and traditional melodies played by the versatile Margot Chamberlain on a variety of Celtic folk harps. Enjoy an evening of humor, passion and music with these two inspiring performers. A Celtic Evening is also available as a full musical event with the addition of Michael Punzak on story and fiddle and Tom Megan on accordion, keyboard and pennywhistle. Thoughtfully composed and beautifully presented, A Celtic Evening was a joy for us all. The combination of both your talents made for an inspirational evening that moved the audience to laughter and to tears, and left us with a feeling that magic was in the air. Director of programming, Norman Rockwell Museum, Stockbridge MA
Space/special requirements: Can be performed in a variety of settings from church hall to small or large theatre or casual library setting
Travel restrictions:
Program fee: $501- $1000
Is this fee negotiable? No
Mileage included? Yes
Notes about the fee: Block booking rates available. Some travel fees apply. Higher rates apply for full musical event with additional musicians.
Other notes:
Regions this program
can be performed in:
Rochester
Central
South Central
Capital District
North Country
Metro
Southeastern
Long Island
Program last updated: 04/11/2012
   
Performer Information (see all of this performer's programs)
Performer name: Diane Edgecomb
Phone: 617-522-4335
Mailing address: PO Box 300016
Boston, MA 02130
E-mail address: dedge@livingmyth.com
Website: http://www.livingmyth.com
   
Previous appearances at: Cornwall Public Library, Cornwall, NY , Lafayette Intermediate School, Waterloo, NY, Marlboro Free Library, Marlboro, NY, Utica Public Library, Utica, NY, Cortland Free Library, Cortland, NY
Contact information for New York State Public Libraries
Performer information last updated: 08/26/2019

 

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