Celtic Woman, makes a Chicagoland stop for two nights only with "Believe: Live," performing selections from their new studio album Believe plus other pop hits, at the Rosemont Theatre, 5400 North River Road in Rosemont, Friday and Saturday, March 30-31, 8 pm each night.
Celtic Woman is the all-female singing sensation featuring vocalists Chloë Agnew, Lisa Lambe, newest member Susan McFadden and Celtic violinist Máiréad Nesbitt. For 2012, the group performs classic Irish songs ("The Water Is Wide," "Green Grow the Rushes," "A Woman's Heart," "The Parting Glass"), timeless pop anthems ("Bridge Over Troubled Water," "Sailing"), and inspirational songs ("You'll Never Walk Alone," "Ave Maria") with their signature Celtic Woman twist, under the distinct musical direction of Emmy®-nominated music producer, David Downes.
Celtic Woman's 60-city "Believe: Live" U.S. tour kicked off February 3 in Nashville, and will continue across the U.S. through April 29 before heading to Europe. The 2012 tour features the addition of renowned championship Irish Dancer, Craig Ashurst. For a complete list of tour dates go to www.celticwoman.com.
Tickets for Celtic Woman's "Believe: Live" at the Rosemont Theatre range from $32 to $72 and are available at all Ticketmaster Ticket Centers, by phone at (800) 982-2787 or online at www.ticketmaster.com.
About Celtic Woman
Celtic Woman debuted on Public Television in March 2005 where they quickly emerged as a top attraction for the network. The group distinguished their sound as a transcendental force and their spectacular live shows embody a radiance and purity that connects with their adoring fanbase. Those fans have shown their commitment over the years, leading to sales of more than 6.5 million Celtic Woman CDs/DVDs and over 2 million concert tickets sold globally. Each of their projects have held #1 positions on the Billboard World Music Charts: Celtic Woman (CD/DVD 2005), A Christmas Celebration (CD/DVD 2006), A New Journey (CD/DVD 2007), The Greatest Journey (CD/DVD 2008), Songs From The Heart (CD/DVD 2010) and now Believe (CD/DVD 2012).
Celtic Woman's Believe marked the group's sixth consecutive #1 debut on Billboard's World Music Chart and a #1 debut on the Top Internet Album Chart. Believe, which consists of an enchanting studio album and companion live concert DVD, also debuted at #13 on the Top 200 Chart and #2 on the Top DVD Music Video Chart (following Adele).