Siamsa na nGael

March 11, 2012 6:08:07 AM PDT
St. Patrick's Day is not until March 17, but the celebration is already underway.

On Monday, March 12, 2012, you can enjoy a showcase of Irish arts when Old St. Patrick's Church presents its 16th annual Siamsa na nGael program entitled "The Journey to Justice: The story of An American Slave and an Irish Patriot" at Chicago Symphony Center ( The evening will include performances by a special guest narrator, award-winning actor Brian Dennehy as the special guest narrator, as well as the Metropolis Symphony Orchestra, Old St. Patrick's Concert Choir, Celtic instrumentalists, vocal soloists, Rodrick Dixon, Alfreda Burke, Michael Boschert and Catherine O'Connell, The Trinity Irish Dancers, The Soul Children of Chicago Choir, and many more.

We already had a live preview in our ABC7 studio, when Fr. Tom Hurley and singer Catherine O'Connell stopped by.

Old St. Patrick's Church: 16th Annual Siamsa na nGael
Monday, March 12
7:30 p.m.

Chicago Symphony Center 220 South Michigan Avenue

Tickets: $25 - $55