Christmas from Ireland with Lúnasa at BRT

Christmas from Ireland with Lúnasa at BRT

Blackstone River Theatre will present Christmas from Ireland featuring Lúnasa and special guest Ashley Davis on Friday, Dec. 7, at 8 p.m. Admission is $30 in advance, and $35 on the day of the show. Call 401- 725-9272.

CUMBERLAND – Blackstone River Theatre, 549 Broad St., presents Christmas from Ireland with Lúnasa and special guest Ashley Davis on Friday, Dec. 7, at 8 p.m.

According to event organizers, Lúnasa is widely acknowledged as being the finest traditional Irish instrumental band of recent times. Their recordings have sold over a quarter of a million copies.

Lúnasa features Kevin Crawford on flute, low whistle, and tin whistle; Trevor Hutchinson on double bass; Ed Boyd on guitar; Collin Farrell on fiddle and low whistle; and Cillian Vallely on uilleann pipes and low whistle will be joined by Ashley Davis, a native of Kansas. Davis has emerged as a leading singer/songwriter in the Irish tradition, performing as soloist for “Lord of the Dance” and named as one of the most influential Irish Americans under 40.

Admission is $30 in advance, and $35 on the day of show. The concert is sponsored in part by Navigant Credit Union. For reservations or information, call 401-725-9272.