The Masque Theatre is excited to announce that,’Christine and The Kilts’ will once again bring a feast of Celtic songs to the Cape this festive season.
Irish jigs, Scottish reels, contemporary Celtic favourites, and songs by Robbie Burns, ‘Christine and The Kilts’ boasts a toe-tapping repertoire that will inspire and delight Celtic music lovers. “It’s been a long time since I found myself totally immersed in a feast of Celtic songs!” ( Peter Feldman, Artslink).
Soaring harmonies are a ‘given’ with singer Christine Weir of ‘Not the Midnight Mass’ fame at the helm of this show, and with Duncan Robinson on acoustic guitar, traditional Celtic accordion by Leon Oosthuizen ,Christine Weir on Lead vocals, Skhumbuzo Qamata on percussion, nimble fiddle playing by Rayelle Goodman, Matthew Weir on bass and vocals, this is an evening of Celtic song at its best. Some nifty Staging by Fiona du Plooy.
Get into the festive spirit with us ….put on a Kilt – if you have one, or just come along and join in with hits like Whiskey in the Jar, Mull of Kintyre, Charlie is my Darling and Danny Boy, in a ‘guid’ foot stomping evening of Irish and Scottish song.
The 31st Dec is a special early New Years eve matinee show for the elderly or for those who want to avoid the streets that night- we’ll finish off by having a wee dram and singing Auld lang syne with special accompaniment on the bagpipes by Grant Sheffel