(NORTH ADAMS, Mass.) – The Boston String Quartet will be joined by a full chorus and Cathie Ryan, the acclaimed former lead singer of Cherish the Ladies and Irish Female Vocalist of the Decade, tonight Wednesday, December 14, 2011, at 7 p.m. at Minerva Arts Center, 1288 Massachusetts Avenue, in the former Our Lady of the Incarnation church in the Historic Blackington neighborhood, approximately 4 miles from the town centers of both Williamstown and North Adams/
The program will include Irish melodies, insistent Scottish rhythmic patterns, and a uniquely Celtic flavor with an entrancing underlying storyline, performed by the high-energy string ensemble that takes a daring approach to music entertainment by pushing the envelope with their unconventional emphasis on rhythm and beats. The concert will consists of Celtic music, wistful Christmas stories and a special visit from Santa for the whole family.
Concert tickets are $20 (General Admission), $25 (General Admission at door), $65 (family pack of 4) and $18 (Senior 65+/Students 18-).