August 5, 2016
The Ballagh Bunch have been synonymous in the performance of traditional Canadian, Irish, Celtic and Scottish music, utilizing a variety of musical instruments including fiddles, drums,
guitar, vocals, feet and much more.
Their sound is bound tightly through electric family dynamics, which creates an ever more enjoyable experience. The Ballagh Bunch takes you through enticing stories of original songs, an emotional adventure from meaningful ballads to inimitable side-splitting humour.
The show is a lively and dynamic musical journey that seamlessly spans from spirited Celtic sounds, driving Old-Time fiddle pieces, a unique blend of originals, and everything in between.
The famous quote that the family that plays together, stays together was written for this family.
With Dad, a former award winning Barbershop Quartet singer, Mom an Internationally
recognized Step Dancing Champion and singer plus four multi-talented children with who sing,
play fiddle, drums, guitar, play piano and step dance, you have an incredible performance for all
ages. The Ballagh Bunch has been touring across Canada and the United States and has
performed in several theatre productions since they started as a group 10 years ago.
This award winning group starred in two Drayton Entertainments productions of “Canadian
Loonie”, which was then followed by a sequel to the show entitled “Sorry I’m Canadian”.
They have represented Canada for four consecutive years on the international stage at the
Canadian National Exhibit in Toronto, performed on the main stage in Downtown Disney,
Florida, at the International Plowing Match plus have several award winning titles from Fiddle
and Step competitions across Canada. They have appeared at multiple festivals including: Summerfolk,ON: Irish Festival, PEI: Bon Ami Festival NB: Folksong Festival NB: Kincardine Scottish Festival, ON: Home County Music and Art Festival, ON: and have joined groups on stage at the Goderich Celtic Roots Festival, ON to name a few.
The undeniable family dynamics, toe-tapping energy, and sprinkles of humor are sure to leave
you wanting more.