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2017-Oct 6th to 14th-2017-Celtic Colours International


Celtic Colours International Festival:        www.celtic-colours.com  


[ updated June 25th, 2017]


Friday, October 6th


'We Walk As One: The Grand Opening'
Centre 200, Sydney • 7:30pm
      Heather Rankin, Michael McGoldrick, John McCusker & John Doyle,
    Còig, Cathy Ann MacPhee & Patsy Seddon, La Swing du Suête, IVA,
      @ $60/$50/$40/$25

Festival Club,St. Ann's • 11pm; 19 +, Photo ID required



Saturday, October 7th


'Along the Shores of Bras d’Or'
Big Pond Community Fire Hall, Big Pond • 2pm
      Garnet Rogers, Howie MacDonald, Hilda Chiasson
    Rachel Davis, Darren McMullen, Blanche Sophocleous,
      @ $30

'Pipes, Fiddles and Song: Pìobaireachd, Fìdhlearachd agus Òrain'
St. Matthew’s United Church, Inverness • 2pm
      Kinnon Beaton, Betty Lou Beaton, Andrea Beaton, Seudan,
    Shelly Campbell, Allan Dewar, Joanne MacIntyre & sons, Joe MacMaster,
      @ $30

'Còmhla Cruinn: Gathered Together'
Christmas Island Firehall, Christmas Island • 2pm
      Cathy Ann MacPhee & Patsy Seddon, Dawn & Margie Beaton,
    Donna Marie DeWolfe, Joël Chiasson, Sarah MacInnis,
      @ $25

'Pjila’si: A Wagmatcook Welcome'
Wagmatcook Culture & Heritage Centre, Wagmatcook • 7:30pm
      IVA, George Paul, Talisk, Evan Googoo
      @ $35

'Saturday Night at the Savoy'
Savoy Theatre, Glace Bay • 7:30pm
      Michael McGoldrick, John McCusker & John Doyle, Ùr:
    The Future of our Past, Phil Cunningham,
    The Men of the Deeps, Dwayne Côté, MacArthur Dancers
      @ $50/40/30

'Women of Song'
SAERC – Strait Area Education Recreation Centre, Port Hawkesbury • 7:30pm
      Heather Rankin, Lucy MacNeil, Nuala Kennedy
     Joella Foulds, Billie Yvette Rogers
      @ $45/40

'Kelly’s Dream'
Boularderie School, Boularderie • 7:30pm
      Daoirí Farrell, Donnie Campbell & Jinks O'Neill, The Narrows
      @ $30

Festival Club,St. Ann's • 11pm; 19 +, Photo ID required



Sunday , October 8th


'Pipers’ Ceilidh'
Colaisde Na Gàidhlig/Gaelic College, St. Ann’s • 2pm
      Seudan, Nuallan
      @ $30

'Dancing Up a Suête'
La Place des arts Père Anselme-Chiasson, Cheticamp • 2pm
      La Swing du Suête, Andrea Beaton, Véronique Plasse, Bon Débarras
      Douglas Cameron, Lawrence Cameron, Christine Doucet & Sylvie Aucoin
      @ $30/$25

'Step into the Past'
Fortress of Louisbourg Chapel, Louisbourg • 6pm
      Fergal Scahill & Ryan Molloy, Nicole LeBlanc,
      Maxim Cormier, Gervais Cormier,
      @ $110

'Raising the Roof'
Boisdale Volunteer Fire Department, Boisdale • 7:30pm
      Cathy Ann MacPhee & Patsy Seddon, Colin Grant,
      Maybelle Chisholm McQueen, Brian Doyle, Ten Strings & a Goat Skin,
      @ $30

'Whycocomagh Gathering'
Whycocomagh Education Centre, Whycocomagh • 7:30pm
      Michael McGoldrick, John McCusker & John Doyle,
      Garnet Rogers, Còig, Lisa Cameron & Vern MacDougall
      @ $30/ $25

'Craic’n Cabaret'
Membertou Trade & Convention Centre, Membertou (19+) • 7:30pm
      Ùr: The Future of our Past, Phil Cunningham, Kimberley Holmes,
      Daoirí Farrell, Talisk, The Narrows, Forrester Dancers,
      @ $40/ $35

Festival Club,St. Ann's • 11pm; 19 +, Photo ID required



Monday , October 9th


'Unama’ki Mawio’mi: A Cape Breton Gathering'
The Sarah Denny Cultural Centre, Eskasoni • 2pm
      IVA, George Paul, Denny Family Dancers, Chrissy Crowley, Jason Roach
      @ $30

'Tunes from the Northside'
St. Matthew-Wesley United Church, North Sydney • 7:30pm
      Garnet Rogers, Brenda Stubbert, Paul MacDonald, Paul Cranford
      Sarah Beck, Doug MacPhee, Talisk,
      @ $30

' Fiddle Summit'
Judique Community Centre, Judique • 7:30pm
      Howie MacDonald, Troy MacGillivray, Shane Cook & Ray Legere, Kimberley Fraser
      Ùr: The Future of our Past, Phil Cunningham, Kimberley Holmes,
      Fergal Scahill & Ryan Molloy, Emma O'Sullivan, Sabra MacGillivray,
      @ $35

'Acadian Roots'
D’Escousse Civic Improvement Hall, D’Escousse • 7:30pm
      Bon Débarras, Cyril MacPhee, The Narrows, Décota McNamara,
      @ $30/ $25

'For the Love of Music'
Alexander Graham Bell National Historic Site, Baddeck • 7:30pm
     Cathy Ann MacPhee & Patsy Seddon, Andrea Beaton, ,
      Véronique Plasse, Maxim Cormier, Gervais Cormier,
      @ $30

'Celtic Cabaret'
Membertou Trade & Convention Centre, Membertou (19+) • 7:30pm
      The Alt, Ten Strings and a Goat Skin, Jennifer Roland Band, Jordan Musycsyn Band,
      @ $40/ $35

Festival Club,St. Ann's • 11pm; 19 +, Photo ID required



Tuesday , October 10th


'United in Music'
Calvin United Church, New Waterford • 2pm
      Kyle MacNeil, Sheumas MacNeil, Doug MacPhee, The Alt, Breton Songbirds,
      @ $30

'Close to the Floor'
Strathspey Performing Arts Centre, Mabou • 7:30pm
     Seudan, Nuallan, Rodney MacDonald, Pellerin Brothers, Fileanta,
      Bon Débarras, Marielle Lespérance, Sgiobalta,
      @ $35 /$30

'A Chéticamp Soirée'
La Place des arts Père Anselme Chiasson, Cheticamp • 7:30pm
      Ten Strings and a Goat Skin, Sylvia LeLievre,,
      The Narrows, Danelle & Céline Doucet
      @ $30 / $25

'Taking to Talisk'
Riverdale Community Centre, Lower River Inhabitants • 7:30pm
     Fergal Scahill & Ryan Molloy, Emma O'Sullivan, Talisk,
      @ $30

'Songs from Scratch'
Our Lady of Fatima Church, Sydney River • 7:30pm
     James Keelaghan, Bruce Guthro, The Small Glories, ,
      Catherine MacLellan, Lynn Miles
      @ $30 /$25

'Cow Bay Ceilidh'
Port Morien Legion / Community Centre, Port Morien • 7:30pm
     Alison Brown, Troy MacGillivray, Shane Cook & Ray Legere,
      Kimberley Fraser, Paul McKenna,
      @ $30

Festival Club,St. Ann's • 11pm; 19 +, Photo ID required



Wednesday , October 11th


'Songs and Stories'
North River Community Hall, North River • 7:30pm
     James Keelaghan, Buddy MacDonald, Darrell Keigan, Nipper MacLeod,
      @ $30

'John MacDougall’s Tunebook'
Strathspey Performing Arts Centre, Mabou • 7:30pm
     Ian MacDougall, Mac Morin, Allan MacDonald, Shelly Campbell,
     Kenneth MacKenzie, Kyle MacDonald & Penny Kennedy, Kyle Gillis,,
     Harvey MacKinnon, Pius MacIsaac, Féis Cheap Breatuinn
      @ $35/ $30

'Way Up Down North'
North Highlands Elementary, Aspy Bay • 7:30pm
     Troy MacGillivray, Shane Cook & Ray Legere, The Small Glories, Bon Débarras,
      @ $30

'Ceilidh anns a’Bhraigh: Ceilidh in the Glen'
St. Mary’s Parish Hall, Glendale• 7:30pm
     Margaret Stewart, Brenda Stubbert, Kolten MacDonell, Paul MacDonald
     Lewis MacKinnon, MacIsaac & MacKenzie,
      @ $30

'Louisbourg Crossroads'
Louisbourg Playhouse, Louisbourg • 7:30pm
     Ímar, Hanneke Cassel Trio, Roger Stone
      @ $40/ $35/ $30

'Concert by the Canal'
St. Peter’s Lions Club, St. Peter’s • 7:30pm
     Alison Brown, The Alt, Scott Macmillan, Colin Grant, The Island Steppers
      @ $30 / $25

'A Tribute to Leon Dubinsky'
Highland Arts Theatre, Sydney • 7:30pm
     Bruce Guthro, Max MacDonald, Maynard Morrison, Doris Mason,
     Ronnie MacEachern, Fiona MacGillivray, Ralph Dillon, Cape Breton House Band,
      @ $40 / $30

Festival Club,St. Ann's • 11pm; 19 +, Photo ID required



Thursday , October 12th


'Celtic Guitar Summit'
Judique Community Centre, Judique• 7:30pm
     J.P. Cormier, Dave MacIsaac, Alison Brown, Ray Legere, Bill Elliott,
      @ $35

'Little Church, Big Heart'
Malagawatch Church, Highland Village, Iona • 7:30pm
     Matthew Byrne, Lewis MacKinnon, MacIsaac & MacKenzie,
     Dara Smith-MacDonald, Adam Young,
      @ $30

'A Full Slate'
L’Ardoise Community Centre, L’Ardoise • 7:30pm
     Cherish the Ladies, Roger Stone, Jennifer Williams, Joël Chiasson
      @ $30

'Deep Roots, Many Branches'
United Protestant Church of Sydney River, • 7:30pm
     Rhiannon Giddens & Dirk Powell, Wendy MacIsaac, Mairi Rankin, ,
     Mac Morin, Fergal Scahill & Ryan Molloy, Rankin & Robertson,
      @ $30 / $25

'Celtic Roots'
St. Peter’s Parish Church, Ingonish • 7:30pm
     Hanneke Cassel Trio, Ben Miller & Anita MacDonald, Paul McKenna
      @ $ 25

'Bridge Over the Atlantic'
Cape Breton Highlands Academy, Belle Côte • 7:30pm
     Colin Grant, Ewen Henderson, Ingrid Henderson,
     Scott Macmillan, Jason Roach, Seonaidh MacIntyre, Ímar
      @ $30 / $25

Festival Club,St. Ann's • 11pm; 19 +, Photo ID required



Friday , October 13th


'Tunes on the Mira'
Marion Bridge Recreation Centre, Marion Bridge • 7:30pm
     The MacNeil Sisters, Tracey Dares MacNeil,
      Matthew Byrne, Mike Barron, Doug MacPhee,
      @ $30

'Music of the Night: Musique de la nuit'
Fortress of Louisbourg National Historic Site, Louisbourg • 5:30pm
     Margaret Stewart, Rankin & Robertson, Donny LeBlanc, Lawrence Cameron
     MacIsaac & MacKenzie, Les Zorvenants, Melody & Derrick Cameron
      @ $ 150

'Celebrating Dr. Dave'
Inverness Education Centre/Academy, Inverness • 7:30pm
     Dave MacIsaac, Kinnon Beaton, Betty Lou Beaton, Howie MacDonald,
     Hilda Chiasson, Wendy MacIsaac, Buddy MacDonald, Mary Elizabeth MacInnis,
     Sarah MacInnis, Brent Aucoin, Joe MacMaster, Joe Murphy
      @ $30 / $25

'Big Ceilidh at the Big Fiddle'
Joan Harriss Cruise Pavilion, Sydney • 7:30pm
     Cherish the Ladies, Alison Brown, J.P. Cormier, Dwayne Côté, Ímar
      @ $45/ $40

'Hometown Roots'
St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, Sydney Mines • 7:30pm
     Bruce Guthro, Rodney MacDonald, Glenn Graham,
     Mac Morin, Patrick Gillis, Stewart MacNeil, Paul McKenna
      @ $ 30

'Celtic Pub'
Inverary Resort MacAulay Conference Centre, Baddeck (19+)• 9pm
     Rhiannon Giddens & Dirk Powell, Hanneke Cassel Trio,
      Ben Miller & Anita MacDonald
      @ $ 30

Festival Club,St. Ann's • 11pm; 19 +, Photo ID required



Saturday , October 14th


'Mhàbu Matinee'
St. Mary’s Parish Hall, Mabou • 2pm
     Margaret Stewart, Wendy MacIsaac, Mairi Rankin,
     Mac Morin, Rankin & Robertson, Féis Mhàbu Gaelic Singers
      @ $ 25

'The Cape Breton Fiddlers'
Colaisde Na Gàidhlig/Gaelic College, St. Ann’s • 2pm
     Cape Breton Fiddlers' Association
      @ $ 30

'The Grand Finale'
Port Hawkesbury Civic Centre, Port Hawkesbury • 7:30pm
     Cherish the Ladies, Rhiannon Giddens & Dirk Powell,
     J.P. Cormier, James Keelaghan, Buddy MacDonald, Ímar
      @ $60/50/40

Festival Club,St. Ann's • 11pm; 19 +, Photo ID required





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