4th March, 2014

Chicago Broadway in Chicago’s Heartbeat of Home 2014

Date : 4th March, 2014

The American Ireland Fund

invites you to join us for the United States’ premiere of

A special cocktail / hors d’oeuvres reception will be held prior to the performance and during intermission.

Tuesday, March 4, 2014

6:45 pm Reception in Oriental Suite   |   7:30 pm Performance

Ford Oriental Theatre

24 West Randolph Street, Chicago, IL 60601

A limited number of tickets are available for AIF board members and supporters. Your ticket will include:

  • A prime orchestra seat for the 7:30pm performance
  • Private VIP entrance to the theater
    – two doors west of the main entrance and west of Garretts
  • 45 minutes prior to the performance time at 6:45pm and at intermission, a cocktail and hors d’oeuvres reception will be held in the Oriental Suite
  • Private restroom facilities and coat check will also be provided.

$120 per person    Buy Tickets Online

About the show

Created by the Producers and Director of Riverdance, Heartbeat of Home is a brand new tantalizing, high octane, music and dance extravaganza. This heart-stopping tour de force features the dynamic, vibrant components of traditional Irish, Latin and Afro-Cuban music and dance. The Irish Mail on Sunday hails it as ‘an extraordinary highly imaginative show’ and the Irish Independent raves that this world-class cast of thirty-seven including a ten-piece band ‘had every heart in the theatre missing a beat’.

Heartbeat of Home features a newand electrifying sound written by award-winning, Golden-Globe-nominated, composer Brian Bye. The joyous, heart-stopping and high-energy production also features high-definition, cutting-edge projection technology.

Produced by Moya Doherty, conceived and directed by John McColgan with lyrics and narrative by award-winning Irish writerJoseph O’ConnorHeartbeat of Home showcases world-class dancers from Ireland, USA, Australia, Britain, Canada, Italy, Mexico and Spain and choreography by David Bolger.