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FREE CONCERTS Manx music & dance summer season

Wed, 26 Jul 2017


Thursdays, 7.30pm, Villa Marina Arcade

Tourist and locals alike can enjoy a summer season of free concerts organised by the IOM Arts Council and Culture Vannin, and held in the Villa Marina Arcade, Douglas. From Gaelic acapella choirs and funky new sounds in the Manx language to massed harp ensemble and bagpipes; from colourful dance displays to contemporary songs and lively tunes, there is a something for everyone!

The season was launched with Manx choir Cliogaree Twoaie and the Manx Folk Dance Society, followed by Scran and Clash Vooar, but there are still more delightful concerts to come...

Thursday 27th July - Gaelic Choir Caarjyn Cooidjagh & Manx dancers Perree Bane

Thursday 3rd Aug - Skeddan Jiarg young dancers & Manx music 

Thursday 10th Aug - Singer & harpist Christa McCartney & funky Gaelic band Biskee Brisht

Thursday 17th Aug - Harp ensemble Claasagh & Ellan Vannin Pipes & Drums

Thursday 24th Aug - Manx dancers Perree Bane & popular singer-songwriter Matt Creer