Celtic Thunder Symphony Tour kicks off in Clearwater, FL on November 14th. This will be a first for Celtic Thunder, who will depart from their traditional and critically-acclaimed large set productions to perform songs from their 2013 chart-topping album Christmas Voices in a dynamic live music experience accentuated by the instrumentals of a full symphony orchestra. They will be joined in each market by prestigious local orchestras such as the Dallas Pops, Atlanta Symphony Orchestra,Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra and Nashville Symphony Orchestra to name but a few. The breathtaking show will feature holiday favorites ranging from traditional carols 'Away in A Manger', and 'O Holy Night' to the more contemporary 'Mary’s Boy Child' and 'Fairytale of New York', as well as signature Celtic Thunder hit songs such as 'Ireland’s Call' and 'Turning Away' and traditional Irish numbers 'Dulaman' and 'My Land'. Celtic Thunder will perform a mixture of solo, duets and ensemble numbers in what is sure to be a spectacular concert. 

Replacing former member Emmet Cahill, Celtic Thunder will also introduce their newest member Emmett O’Hanlon to CT audiences on the Symphony Tour. Emmett is an Irish American baritone who joins Celtic Thunder for the 2014 Cruise and for the  Symphony Tour which is scheduled to start immediately afterwards.  Emmett was born and raised in New York to Irish parents and is currently finishing his Master Degree in Voice at Julliard School of Music. You can read more about Celtic Thunder's newest member by visiting the Artist Section of the Celtic Thunder website.

Meet & Greets are being pledged from Participating Public Television Stations and can be found on the Celtic Thunder Tour Page, along with Venue Locations and Ticket Purchas Links.

Have you booked your spot on board the Celtic Thunder Cruise 2014 on the MSC DIVINA yet?? Well, what are you waiting for? It’s going to be an amazing floating Celtic EXTRAVAGANZA! Not only will you get to see 2 different Celtic Thunder Shows, and a solo or duet show from each of our Celtic Thunder Stars, we are also bringing some of the BEST Celtic musicians in the WORLD with us on the Celtic Thunder Cruise, to make this A PREMIER IRISH ENTERTAINMENT EVENT. Former Celtic Woman star and stunningly talented singer Chloe Agnew is joining us, as is Ireland’s top festival act Gaelic Storm (you may remember them from the movie Titanic). One of the most exciting rock bands to come out of Ireland in recent years, The Young Dubliners, will be there, as will the Killdares, one of the hottest, cutting edge bands in music today. The fantastically talented Full Set will get your feet tapping with great traditional Irish music and they will accompany you at the Ceili night also. Ireland’s King of Jazz, Paddy Cole, is bringing his Jazz Superstars to seduce you...

Old friends Comedian Mick Thomas, Psychic Sandra O’Hara and Belinda Murphy’s Gaelic Rhythm are coming back again this year to entertain you. We have an amazing surprise lined up for the shore day on our own private Island of Thunder Bay, so don’t miss that one! Of course we will have games, fun, quizzes, cooking challenges, sports and much, much more. There are so many things to do onboard that we are even hosting a pre-cruise event in Miami on November 7th. You and your cabin mates can come along to the Hyatt Hotel to have your photograph taken with Celtic Thunder and to get a sneak preview of the wonderful entertainment we have in store for.

If you haven’t already booked your place on the Celtic Thunder Cruise 2014, you can now book online www.celticthundercruise.com or call 1800-919-1806 from the US and + 1-954-380-8220 from overseas.

The Very Best of Celtic Thunder Tour” kicks off in Florida in February 2015 and features an eclectic collection of the group’s best-loved and most popular songs from the past seven years. Drawing material from Celtic Thunder’s nine Public Television Specials, eleven CDs and DVDs and eight US tours to date, “The Very Best Of Celtic Thunder” tour aims to combine all Celtic Thunder classics, fan favorites and hit songs into a formidable stage show, married with that huge Celtic Thunder signature sound, dramatic lighting and imposing set that audiences and fans everywhere have come to expect from a Celtic Thunder show.

The three month tour will call on cities that Celtic Thunder have not visited in a while, favorite venues and new audiences. Some of the Spring 2015 tour dates are currently available for pledge through Public Television and the balance of the dates and Meet & Greet passes will be available on Public Television in August 2014. We will be posting pledge details, tour dates and ticket information in the next couple of weeks, so keep checking the Celtic Thunder Tour page. Dates currently available through Public Television include Seattle (KCTS9 and KBTC); British Columbia markets of Abbottsford, Penticton, Victoria, Dawson's Creek, Prince George (all through KCTS9); Edmonton and Calgary, AB (KSPS); Salina, KS (SHPTV), St Louis, MO (KETC); Kansas City, MO (KCPT); Denver and Colorado Springs, CO (CPT12) and Atlantic City, NJ (WHYY).

Celtic Thunder’s principal singers, backed as ever by the amazing 8 piece Celtic Thunder band, will deliver their much loved ensemble numbers with selections including “Heartland” from Celtic Thunder -The Show, “Galway Girl” and “Seven Drunken Nights” from Voyage, “A Place in The Choir” from Heritage and “Turning Away” from Mythology. Of course, no Celtic Thunder show would be complete without a performance of their rousing anthem “Ireland’s Call”, which generally acts as the show’s finale and never fails to bring the audience to its feet. In addition to these incredibly popular ensemble performances, “The Very Best of Celtic Thunder” tour will also feature a wide variety of solo hits from the principal singers such as “Ride On”, “The Dutchman”, “Noreen”, “Danny Boy”, some “Puppy Love” and many more.

Celtic Thunder is the brainchild of producer Sharon Browne and since its inception in 2007 has released 11 albums, toured the U.S. and Canada, coast to coast, eight times, and Australia three times performing at over 800 shows to date. Celtic Thunder has also been hailed as BILLBOARD’s “Top World Music Artist,” along with “Top World Music Imprint” and “Top World Album” of in 2008, 2009 and again in 2011. The Celtic Thunder official YouTube channel, “Thunder Tube” has received over 28 million views since 2008. Celtic Thunder is is backed by the dynamic Celtic Thunder Band and their shows are known for the use of dramatic effects of lighting and choreography as well as a stage set resembling an ancient stone pathway suggestive of those referenced in Celtic lore.