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Natalie MacMaster & Donnell Leahy
May 14, 2023 @ 2:00 pm
Presented by The Charles W. Stockey Centre for the Performing Arts and Get Off The Bus Concerts. Sponsored by Conrad Well Drilling LTD. In Support of Strings Across The Sky, with special guest members of Strings Across The Sky.
A perfect Mother’s Day Gift!
Hearing Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy speak reverentially about the fiddle, which has propelled their dazzling careers since childhood while cementing their status as Canada’s reigning couple of Celtic music, is almost as electrifying as hearing them play it.
Indeed, when MacMaster and Leahy married in 2002 — both were already stars in their own right — they could not have predicted their merger would recast what contemporary musical success looks like. Or that they would produce a large family and ensure their mantelpiece was jammed with JUNO and East Coast Music Awards while creating an inventory of achievements spanning the globe.
“I’m continually amazed by what the fiddle has brought to my life,” MacMaster offers. “It has carried me through my childhood, through my teens, my young adult life, my married life and now motherhood. And I still love it as much as ever. Same with Donnell. It’s unexpected and awesome.”
Though MacMaster and Leahy followed different trajectories to this point — she a Cape Breton native who could step-dance before she could walk, he the oldest brother of acclaimed family group Leahy — both have confidently crested the traditional music peak.
- Orchestra Pit (AA – FF):
- Adults $79.00 + HST
- Children (12 & Under) $69 + HST
- Orchestra (A – J):
- Adults $74.00 + HST
- Children (12 & Under) $64 + HST
- Adults $69.00 + HST
- Children (12 & Under) $59.00 + HST
- Adults $59.00 + HST
- Children (12 & Under) $49.00 + HST
Tickets go on sale on Thursday March 2nd at 11am to Stockey Members and Get Off The Bus Followers. Tickets go on sale to the general public on Saturday March 4th at 11am.
To become a Stockey Member, you can visit us on our Membership page for more information and to purchase online, give us a call at 705-746-4466 extension 405, or visit us at 2 Bay Street, Parry Sound.
Tickets can also be purchased during our business hours by calling our Box Office at 705-746-4466 extension 405 or visiting us at 2 Bay Street, Parry Sound.