Posted 04 Aug 2015
Celtic Woman celebrates its 10-year anniversary with a festival of fan favorites on the Arkansas Educational Television Network (AETN) Friday, Aug. 7, at 8 p.m.
Favorite performances featured in this special include: 'Shenandoah' and 'May It Be' from the very first time Celtic Woman took the stage at Dublin's Helix Theater; the unforgettable 'Danny Boy' and 'Newgrange' at County Meath's iconic Slane Castle; 'You Raise Me Up' and 'Amazing Grace' at County Wicklow's pristine Powerscourt House and Gardens; 'Dulaman' and 'Orinoco Flow' from South Bend, home of the University of Notre Dame; and the gorgeous 'Ave Maria,' performed at Atlanta's legendary Fox Theater.Since their March 2005 American debut on public television, Celtic Woman has emerged as a spectacular commercial success and a genuine cultural phenomenon. The beloved ensemble's evocative, uplifting music has transcended national and cultural borders to touch the hearts of a devoted fan base that spans the globe.
The AETN Foundation has a limited number of tickets available for 'Celtic Woman' at the Arkansas State University Convocation Center in Jonesboro Saturday, Oct. 24. Tickets are available on a first come, first serve basis. Additional information and ticket reservations are available by visiting aetnfoundation.org or calling 1-800-662-2386.
All proceeds will help support public television programming in Arkansas.
'Celtic Woman Fan Favorites' will repeat Saturday, Aug. 8, at 10 a.m. and Wednesday, Aug. 12, at 8:30 p.m.
The AETN Foundation exists to raise the funds necessary to support AETN's mission of enhancing lives through trusted public television programs and educational services. The Foundation provides Arkansans opportunities to connect with the only statewide public media outlet by becoming a financial donor, corporate or foundation partner, volunteer, or by other means of giving. The AETN Foundation builds relationships between AETN, donors and viewers and is committed to being a transparent and accountable steward of private financial support.
The Arkansas Educational Television Network (AETN) is Arkansas's statewide public television network that enhances lives by providing lifelong learning opportunities for people from all walks of life. AETN delivers local, award-winning productions and classic, trusted PBS programs aimed at sharing Arkansas and the world with viewers. AETN depends on the generosity of Arkansans and the State of Arkansas to continue offering quality programming. For more information, visit aetn.org, or follow the AETN blog at aetn.org/engage. AETN is broadcast on KETS (Little Rock), KEMV (Mountain View), KETG (Arkadelphia), KAFT (Fayetteville), KTEJ (Jonesboro), and KETZ (El Dorado).