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Catamount Celtic Jam 2017
Catamount Celtic Jam 2017

Presented by:  Catamount Arts and theVermont Institute of Celtic Arts

Saturday, May 13th, 7:00 pm

Catamount Arts
115 Eastern Avenue
St. Johnsbury, VT 05819

Tickets: $20 all seats

Join Catamount Arts, the Catamount Pipe Band, and the Vermont Institute of Celtic Arts for the KICK OFF fundraising event of the year! Experience various Celtic instruments both traditional and modern. Enjoy both Irish and Scottish dance performed by Heather Morris School of Celtic Dance students. Be carried away by the whimsical recitation of Robert Burns poetry. Finally, experience the spirit of a Celtic ceilidh where everyone has a place at the table. Slainte!

Catamount Film and Arts, is excited to begin this partnership with Iain MacHarg and the Vermont Institute of Celtic Arts. The Vermont Institute of Celtic Arts is the only year round institution of its kind in New England. Actively preserving and promoting the Celtic culture, language, arts, dance and music. This unique Vermont school preserves the traditions, culture, and languages of the Scottish and Irish immigrants that settled here in Vermont. This will surely be a ceilidh to remember. A ceilidh is a traditional Celtic gathering full of song, dance, traditional music and friends. You are invited on May 13th to immerse yourself in Celtic tradition, and become part of the endless knot.

“They (VICA) have an incredible grasp of the Celtic culture and have established a network of teachers, numerous historical artifacts, and a strong desire to share their knowledge and passion of the Celtic arts. The time has come to establish a place where people can learn and experience the many aspects of the Celtic culture”. –Greg MacDonald, Catamount Arts Board Member

Beer and wine will be available.

Photo credit: James Patterson

  • Presented by: Vermont Institute of Celtic Arts