Cumberland High School CLEF SINGERS – Senior Showcase
Blackstone River Theatre is excited to offer our stage to the Cumberland High School Clef Singers for their annual Senior Showcase!
PAINTBOX PRESCHOOL GRADUATION
7th annual BLACKSTONE RIVER THEATRE SUMMER SOLSTICE FESTIVAL
Blackstone River Theatre moves our Celtic and world music programming outside on June 17 as we present the 7th annual Blackstone River Theatre Summer Solstice Festival to be held at Diamond Hill Park, Route 114, Cumberland. The family-friendly festival runs from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. (rain date is June 18) and features three music stages, a dance stage, a session tent, and a children's activity area, all running continuously as well as 40 food and craft vendors. Performing will be the Atwater-Donnelly Trio, Kevin Crawford, Cillian Vallely & Patrick Doocey (from the group Lunasa), the Eastern Medicine Singers, Archie Fisher (from Scotland), The Gnomes, The Jeremiahs (from Ireland), Les Poules à Colin (from Quebec), Robbie O’Connell & Rose Clancy, Pendragon, and Torrin Ryan, Kyle Forsthoff & Benjamin Foss. There will also be a dedicated stage for Irish step dance featuring Tir Na Nog Irish Dance.
CHORO DAS 3
Choro das 3 is a family-based band composed by three sisters – Corina (flutes), Lia (7 string acoustic guitar) and Elisa (mandolin, clarinet, and banjo) and their father Eduardo (pander). The band plays Brazilian instrumental music, and their main style is Choro music, an instrumental music genre that emerged in 19th century Rio de Janeiro. Despite its name, which means ‘cry,' the music often has a fast and happy rhythm.
Dougie MacLean is Scotland's legendary singer-songwriter, storyteller and composer. Best known for his song 'Caledonia', and soundtrack music for 'Last of the Mohicans,’ MacLean has received two prestigious Tartan Clef Awards, a place in the Scottish Music Hall of Fame, and a Lifetime Achievement Award from BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards.
David Francey is a Scottish-born Canadian folk singer-songwriter. He is the recipient of three Juno Awards and three Canadian Folk Music awards. Francey worked as a rail yard worker and a carpenter for 20 years until at age 45, he began a career in folk music, finding great success on the folk festival circuit.
NORTH SEA GAS
BRUCE MOLSKY'S MOUNTAIN DRIFTERS
JEREMY KITTEL TRIO