“Highland Village Day”
Highland Village, Iona, NS
Kelly’s daughter, Drea Shepherd, will be performing 2 Gaelic Songs and a Sailor’s Hornpipe at the annual festival.
*OPEN to the public: http://museum.gov.ns.ca/hv/en/home/default.aspx
“Margaree Highland Games”
Young members of the Dance School will be performing Highland Dances throughout the day at this 2nd Annual Highland Games.
*Open to the public: http://highlandgames.mfocc.ca
“Cape Breton Fiddler’s Festival 40th Anniversary”
Gaelic College Grounds, St. Ann’s, NS
Several Junior & Senior members of the Dance School will be performing Highland & Step Dance routines at this annual festival.
*OPEN to the public: http://www.capebretonfiddlers.com/index.php?/Latest/festival-of-cape-breton-fiddling-2012.html
“Inverary Inn Wedding Performance”
Inverary Inn, Baddeck, NS
Junior members of the Dance School will be performing Highland Dance t a private wedding at the Inverary Inn in Baddeck.
“Stronger Than Steel”
Opening Gala Concert for Open Hearth Park
Open Hearth Park (formerly the Tar Ponds), Sydney, NS
Junior members of the Dance School will be performing Highland & Step Dance in the afternoon concert at 12:30.
Kelly, as well as members of the CapeLand Dancers, will be performing with Celtic Rock Band, ‘Sprag Session’ ~ led by the amazing talents of fiddler, Colin Grant ~ in the grand evening showcase. The line up is amazing ~ check it out~!
OPEN to the public: http://strongerthansteel.ca
“Louisbourg Playhouse Concert Series” (w/Matt Earhart & Debbie Keating)
Louisbourg Playhouse, NS
Kelly & her daughter Drea will be performing Highland & Step Dance with Matt Earhart on fiddle, and Debbie Keating on piano at this concert series.
OPEN to the public: http://louisbourgplayhouse.ca
“Steppin’ With The Ladies” (Celtic Colours Workshop)
Every Women’s Center, Sydney, NS
Kelly will be teaching dance workshops, open to the public, during the Celtic Colours Festival of workshops.
“Girl’s Night Out for CF Research”
Kelly, along with senior members of the CapeLand Dancers, will be performing in support of research for Cystic Fibrosis.
OPEN to the public.
ARCHIVED EVENTS & PERFORMANCES
Celtic Colours International Festival: “A Taste of the Festival”
Joan Harris Cruise Pavillion (aka The Big Fiddle), Sydney
Kelly, as well as two other members of the CapeLand Dancers (Breagh MacInnis and Beth MacLellan), will be performing with Celtic Rock Band, ‘Sprag Session’ ~ led by the amazing talents of fiddler, Colin Grant ~ as part of the Celtic Colours Sydney Opening Show.
Purchase tickets online @ http://www.celtic-colours.com
“Patient Care For Cancer’ Fundraiser
Savoy Theatre, Glace Bay
6:30 pm. Pre-Show (with Gillian Head on fiddle)
The Dance School will be helping to raise money for cancer patients in Cape Breton. We will dance as the ‘pre-show’ for this event.
Tickets can be purchased online @ http://www.savoytheatre.com
International Student’s Conference 2012
Inverary Inn, Baddeck
The CapeLand Dancers will be performing traditional dance, as well as teaching Cape Breton Squaer Sets, to student’s from all over the owrld ~ to give them a tsate of Cape Breton culture.
‘A Pain In The Glass’
Center For Art & Design, Sydney
Fundraiser Auction for the Gaelic College of Celtic Arts & Crafts
The MacArthur Dancers will perform a 1/2 hour show to support the event and the Gaelic College.
International Student’s Conference
Inverary Inn, Baddeck
The CapeLand Dancers will be performing and teaching Square Sets to a group of 65 International Student’s living in Cape Breton this year. Lots of teenagers ~ and lots of fun~!
‘Culture Days’ : Celtic Colours Promotional Performance
Mayflower Mall, Sydney
The MacArthur Dancers, along with extraordinary musicians Colin Grant and Jason Roach, will perform for 2 hours at the Mall near Future Shop. There will Traditional Cape Breton Fiddle, Piano, Cape Breton Step Dance and Highland Dance. A Square Set will be taught mid-performance ~ and the public is encouraged to participate. So much fun for all ages and families.
Northside Community Civic Center, North Sydney
1st Annual Family Fair
The MacArthur Dancers will be performing with the Barra Boys ~ Boyd and Ryan MacNeil ~ at this fun filled family event. Loads of fiddling, dancing and fun…as well as dispalys, a sales fair, bouncy tents and any other activities for the family.
Video Shoot for ‘The Tempest’ Play
Kenington Cove Beach and Louisbourg Lighthouse, Louisbourg
The CapeLand Dancers will be shooting a video production for the CBU Play ‘The Tempest’. The shoot will take place all afternoon in Louisbourg. More information to follow when the video is complete!