South Sydney Juniors
Evans Theatre – 8pm
( St Patricks Day ) – 8pm
Canberra Southern Cross Club
CELTIC BEAT LEGENDS OF IRELAND
Experience an inspirational journey covering over 60 years of Irish music and humor with the award winning captivating artistry of Multi talented performers Peter Byrne, Paul Martell, Eileen McCann and Shannon Bacall.
Together these Irish born multi talented performers will feature the music of The Corrs, Foster & Allen, The Fureys
Van Morrison, The Pogues, Thin Lizzy, U2 and many more Narrated by multi award winning comedian Paul Martell whose Irish charm and sense of humor will fill you with life stories on these iconic performers along with amazing images and videos.
CELTIC BEAT Legends of Ireland is unlike any other Irish show you have ever seen. The show will have you singing clapping laughing in your seats from start to finish. Each artist will perform hits from Ireland greatest singer songwriters with angelic Irish tones that are sure to melt your heart away. Showcasing traditional Irish instruments such as fiddle, bodhrain, mandolin, guitar tenor banjo and bo. This is a show you do not want to miss…
Paul Martell(Belfast )- NARRATOR
Paul Martell came to Australia in the late seventies and took the Sydney comedy scene by storm eventually winning 14 Mo Awards and 9 ACE Awards for Comedian of the Year. The most recent being March 2014. Paul has toured with Andy Williams, Shirley Bassey, Wayne Newton, Englebert, Shirley MacLaine and Julio Iglesias.
Peter Byrne( Dublin )
Peter has received seven ACE Awards and Nine Australian Entertainment ‘MO Awards’ for his multi talent as a vocal instrumentalist in his various production shows. Having toured over the years with his best friends The Furey’s, Peter’s ability to put the right voice to every Irish song he sings will leave you wanting more along with his beautiful guitar and bodhrain playing. Peter is the co creator and producer of Celtic Beat
Eileen McCann( Co.Laois )
Eileen McCann is the epitome of a real ‘Irish Colleen’ in looks and personality, with a lifetime history of entertainment. Her career has seen her working extensively in Ireland and Australia, with the cream of Irish performers. Her strong vocal abilities and fiddle playing were captured when ‘Claddagh’ recorded the CD ‘Celtic Reflections’ and the group went on to tour in the show ‘Gael Force Dance’.
Vocals, Irish fiddle, recorders, harp and penny whistle. Audiences around Australia, Asia and Europe have been captivated by her pure voice and instrumental talent. Her instrumental versatility is accompanied by expressive green eyes that twinkle with mischievous Irish fun or tell tales of love and longing..
An inspirational journey covering the last 80 years of Irish music and humor