Irish singer and former member of Celtic Woman, Lisa Kelly, gears up for her first full concert since she left the female group two years ago. This upcoming Saturday, May 10, at The Fred in Peachtree City, she will be serenading the south of Atlanta in a concert titled 'The Voice of Ireland.'
In a two-hour program, Lisa Kelly will be singing many of the favorites that her fan base has enjoyed all these years as well as an array of melodies she's never sung before. Irish singer, Chloe Agnew, who also left Celtic Woman at the end of last year, and current Celtic Thunder member, Paul Byrom, will be joining Lisa Kelly on stage.
In this video interview, Lisa Kelly talks about how this concert came about and how excited she is, for the first time in a long time, to be performing again.
As a founding member of Celtic Woman, for 9 years Lisa Kelly has toured the globe performing in some of the most prestigious venues, including Carnegie Hall NY, Radio City Music Hall NY, O2 World Arenas Europe, Orchard Hall Tokyo, Sydney Entertainment Center, The Greek Theater LA, Wolf Trap Amphitheater VA, The Fox & Orpheum Theatre Series and Red Rocks Amphitheater CO.
Lisa Kelly has also performed at The White House on several occasions for the last three Presidents of the United States of America, and has frequently appeared on hit TV shows such as Dancing With The Stars, The Today Show, Kelly and Regis and Good Morning America. With Celtic Woman, the Irish songstress has entertained over 5 million people world wide with their live concerts, well over a billion people through their TV concert specials, and has sold more than 6 million CD’s and DVD’s combined. They still hold the ground breaking record of 52 consecutive weeks at the number one spot on Billboards World Music Charts.
Alongside her work with Celtic Woman, Lisa Kelly has recorded many songs and compositions for TV campaigns, TV series and blockbuster feature film soundtracks. Some highlights to date would be performing and recording the title song for Disney’s Tinkerbell and the Lost Treasure and the Japanese epic film Princess Toyotomi, as well as putting that signature Celtic twist on a classic song, Beyond the Sea, for Panasonic Groups LED LCD TV sales campaign.
Prior to Celtic Woman, Lisa Kelly starred in Riverdance-The Show as the lead female vocalist and toured the world for over 4 years. During this time, she managed to record her self-titled Irish CD Lisa, which topped the Billboard World Music Charts for multiple weeks.
Lisa Kelly's first love has always been musical theatre and she has starred and played the lead roles in shows such as Chess, Fiddler On The Roof, Oklahoma and Chicago throughout Europe.
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