Michael Londra's Celtic Fire, an international cast of world-class Irish dancers and musicians, is performing at the Outside the Boston Arts Festival this Friday, July 19, 2013, from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. on Boston Common. The show highlights the virtuosity and exuberance of Irish music and dance.
One of Ireland's premier Irish tenors, Londra recently performed at the 50th anniversary ceremonies marking President Kennedy's trip to Ireland in his native County Wexford, and in past years was the lead singer for the Riverdance troupe that toured America. Londra is part of the Celtic Thunder Cruise taking place November 2-7, 2013.
Outside the Box is a new performing arts festival launched this year to celebrate over 200 performances over nine days. The festival runs from July 13 through July 21 and is entirely free and open to the public.
Each summer there are hundreds of festivals and performing arts events taking place throughout Massachusetts, from jazz and classical music to ethnic festivals and live theater. To explore the arts Massachusetts, visit MassVacation.com.