The Auditorium Theatre announces a Celtic Family Christmas "At Home" with Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy, premiering Saturday, December 12.
Tickets are $20 per household which includes the December 12 premiere plus video replay through December 31, 2020.
“As we begin to expand our virtual offerings, we are pleased to present another family-friendly performance for the holiday season,” said Auditorium Theatre CEO Rich Regan. “We hope people celebrating this season whether in one home or from a distance, will watch Celtic Family Christmas together.”
This special hour-long performance will feature MacMaster and Leahy's music and culture, holiday traditions, and general real life family dynamic. They will share their music, as well as their way of life - raising children, farming, and Christmas traditions still honored and celebrated. This intimate show will offer some traditional and original music with the whole family but also a few special numbers with their own stellar band: Mac Morin on piano, Mark Kelso on drums, Remi Arsenault on bass, and Elmer Ferrer on guitar. A Celtic Family Christmas "At Home" also includes personal stories, candid moments, plus the MacMaster/Leahy Christmas food traditions.
Since marrying in 2002, MacMaster and Leahy - two of Canada’s brightest stars - have been captivating audiences all over North America with their exceptional musical skills and obvious joy at playing the fiddle together. Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy have received both industry-acclaim and a loyal fan base by combining their magnificent individual talents, giving audiences an unforgettable musical experience every performance.
With Natalie MacMaster & Donnell Leahy
Saturday, December 12 through Thursday, December 31, 2020.
Tickets: $20 per household includes the premiere on December 12 with video replay available through December 31, 2020.
Tickets sold on Homeplay, an online entertainment streaming platform.
About The Auditorium Theatre
The Auditorium Theatre, located at 50 E Ida B Wells Dr at Roosevelt University in Chicago, is an Illinois not-for-profit organization committed to presenting the finest in international, cultural, community, and educational programming to all of Chicago and beyond as The Theatre for the People. The organization also is committed to the continued restoration and preservation of this National Historic Landmark.
The Auditorium Theatre 2020-21 Season is made possible in part with support from The Florian Fund, the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, the City of Chicago’s Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events, the Illinois Arts Council Agency, and the Palmer House, a Hilton Hotel.
For more information visit AuditoriumTheatre.org.