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Greeneville: Murphy’s Celtic Legacy
March 30, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Murphy’s Celtic Legacy dances into the Niswonger Performing Arts Center March 30th
Featuring some of the quickest, most expressive legs in the world, Murphy’s Celtic Legacy is a percussive dance-off that reinvigorates traditional Irish Dance. The elaborate stage production stars a cast of 20+ dancers and musicians from such sensations as Riverdance and Lord of the Dance, and bursts with riveting jigs, reels and haunting ballads. Created by Chris Hannah, former principal dancer for Lord of the Dance, Murphy’s Celtic Legacy is drawn from Irish folklore and centers on an original tale developed by Hannon, who is the show’s dance lead. The tale culminates with an epic battle between good and evil, a standoff prompted by Kings & Queens, rebels and magic. The Murphy clan is at the heart of the drama as they flee the corrupt tyrants of their native Eire in search of a better future, a quest for peace that vanquishes evil.
Together with Hannon’s unique and fabulous fusion of choreography, a number of original compositions by acclaimed Irish musicians John Elliot and Gerry Conlon make Murphy’s Celtic Legacy an unforgettable night of artistry. Murphy’s strong cast gives an invigorating performance of traditional Irish Dance creating a show like no other. This is Irish Dance reborn.
Don’t miss this celebration with the best Irish dancers and musicians from around the world at the Niswonger Performing Arts Center on Saturday, March 30 at 7:30 p.m. Only $25 balcony seats remain. Tickets are on sale now and may be purchased online at NPACgreeneville.com, in person at the NPAC box office, or by calling 423-638-1679.
NPAC offers online seat selection with no processing or delivery fees. There is an additional $1.50 ticketing fee per ticket regardless of purchase method. The box office hours are Monday through Friday, 10 AM until 5 PM. The 1150 seat performing arts center is located adjacent to the campus of Greeneville High School. For venue information, and to purchase tickets, please visit www.npacgreeneville.com.