Fellswater opens Blackstone River Theatre’s 2020 season

Fellswater opens Blackstone River Theatre’s 2020 season

Blackstone River Theatre, 549 Broad St., Cumberland, will present the Celtic music group Fellswater on Saturday, Jan. 11, at 8 p.m.

CUMBERLAND – Blackstone River Theatre will present the Celtic music group Fellswater on Saturday, Jan. 11, at 8 p.m., at the theater, 549 Broad St.

Fellswater is a dynamic Celtic music ensemble based out of Boston playing a wide range of music from traditional to modern compositions, drawing from the music of Scotland, Ireland, Brittany and Canada. Fellswater has performed at the New Hampshire Highland Games, Maine Highland Games, Colonial Williamsburg and the Royal Nova Scotia International Tattoo.

The band has released three well-received albums, “Fellswater,” “Thursday Night,” and their latest album “Skipping Stones” released at Blackstone River Theatre in 2018. Fellswater appeared at the prestigious Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo in 2018.

The eight-piece band features Kyle Forsthoff on bodhran and percussion, Elizabeth Ketudat on fiddle, Jim MacConduibh on acoustic bass guitar, Sarah MacConduibh on Irish flute, whistles and fife, Andrew McIntosh on Scottish smallpipes and border pipes, Chris Myers on vocals, guitar, and octave mandolin, Diane Myers on vocals, and David Cabral on cello.

Admission is $16 in advance/$20 on the day of the show. For reservations, call Blackstone River Theatre at 401-725-9272 or visit www.riverfolk.org for information.