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Atlantic Steps tickets on sale just in time for the holidays
Posted on Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 08:14 AM
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Atlantic Steps is the inspiring epic story of Ireland’s oldest dance form, portrayed through the music, song, dance and Atlantic-Ocean-inspired energy of the Connemara region. Centered around the joyful sean-nós (old style) dance of extraordinary Irish dancer Brian Cunningham, the show continues to move festival and theatre audiences to their feet, bringing sean-nós dance to its rightful place on the world stage.
Having performed alongside Irish greats including Dé Danann, The Chieftains, Sharon Shannon, Altan, Dervish & Téada. Brian brought his dancing talents to headline the high profile Volvo Ocean Race spectacular in Galway during 2009. When 20,000 people danced the night away at Galway’s docklands within striking distance of the Atlantic Ocean, Brian was convinced of the worldwide potential of the sean-nós (old style) dance, handed down from his grandparents as a tradition from the days of house dances. For more informationvisit www.Atlanticsteps.com.
The Atlantic Steps will be at The Berklee Performance Center in Boston Saturday, March 23rd at 3:00 pm and 7:00 pm. Tickets start at $20 and every ticket purchased will enter you in a drawing to win a 7 day trip for 2 to Ireland from Tenon Tours. Purchase tickets as a gift this holiday season by calling 617-747-2261 or visiting www.Berkleebpc.com.