Traditional Irish music and dance group to perform at PAC

Traditional Irish music group, The Young Irelanders at the Performance Arts Center. 

Ashton Christianson

The Young Irelanders will be performing at the Performing Arts Center on Feb. 24 to help spread a new take on Celtic cultural tradition through song and dance.

“It’s gonna’ be traditional Irish music and contemporary Irish music brought together through song and dance,” Stacie McDaniel, Performing Arts Center director said.

The group is made up of eight Irish artist chosen by the Irish Cultural Academy each year.

The Young Irelanders has played for many distinguished people such as the three U.S. Presidents and the Queen of England, according to calendar.georgiasouthern.edu.

The performance will begin at 7:30 p.m. with the following ticket prices:

  • $20.00 Patron

  • $10.00 Youth (17 and under)

  • $17.00 Georgia Southern Faculty/Staff

  • $10.00 Georgia Southern Student

The Performing Arts Center has already sold 400 tickets and is expected to sell around 500 tickets before the event. McDaniel said that they expect a large number of students to come to this event.

For more information on purchasing tickets click here.