RAVE has announced that the group Celtic Woman will return to North American concert stages in 2014 with The Emerald Tour, scheduled to perform at Rockford’s historic Coronado Performing Arts Center on May 1, 2014 at 7:00 p.m. Tickets for The Emerald Tour are $101, $61 and $41, and go on sale November 8th at 10:00 a.m.. Tickets can be purchased at the BMO Harris Center Box Office, by calling 815.968.5222, www.ticketmaster.com or any Ticketmaster Outlet.
The elaborate new stage presentation for The Emerald Tour celebrates the Emerald Isles’ spellbinding musical and cultural heritage. Concerts combine longtime fan favorites with new musical gems written specifically for Celtic Woman, under the direction of Emmy®-nominated music producer David Downes. The Emerald Tour spotlights the angelic voices and inspiring music that have won Celtic Woman the devotion of a worldwide audience.
About Celtic Woman
Celtic Woman is a unique ensemble that showcases the talent and charisma of four gifted young Irish women whose dazzling performances combine the sound and sensibility of Irish traditional music with contemporary pop standards and memorable original compositions. Recently named Billboard magazine's #1 World Music Artist, Celtic Woman presents a one-of-a-kind concert experience that also incorporates the talents of a group of world-class musicians, the Aontas Choir, bagpipers and championship Irish dancers.
Since its inception in 2004, Celtic Woman has emerged as both a spectacular commercial success and a genuine cultural phenomenon. The group's uplifting mix of timeless tradition and contemporary craft transcends national and cultural borders to touch the hearts of a loyal international fan base. Celtic Woman has produced hugely successful public television specials, eight CDs and seven DVDs. They have sold more than eight million copies of its releases, all of which have debuted at #1 on Billboard's World Music chart. As a live act, they continue to sell out concert halls around the world, having performed for nearly three million fans. The group has performed twice at the White House, as well as making high-profile appearances on American television shows such as Dancing with the Stars and The Bold and the Beautiful.