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Patrick Ball – “Come Dance With Me In Ireland: A Pilgrimage to Yeats Country.”
March 13 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm$20
Tickets at www.TicketTomato.com or $35 at the door
Live in Tualatin!
“Come Dance With Me In Ireland: A Pilgrimage to Yeats Country” is solo musical theater piece based on the life and works of Ireland’s greatest poet, William Butler Yeats, and performed by Celtic Harpist & Storyteller Patrick Ball.
It is the story of an elderly Irish couple who had spent their entire adult lives in the states but have returned to Ireland to go on a “Yeats Country” tour to try to recapture some swiftly fading memories of their youth. They visit many of the places beloved by Yeats: Innisfree, Thoor Ballylee, Knocknarea, Glencar, and Drumcliffe. They hear again some of his most beautiful poems: The Lake Isle Of Innisfree, When You Are Old, The Song Of Wandering Aengus, The Host Of The Air, The Wild Swans At Coole. And their story unfolds…