Erie Philharmonic Pops Series to bring Ireland to Erie

Hear the sounds of the Emerald Isle

By Cody Shouey/

Just in time for St. Patrick’s Day, the Erie Philharmonic will be concluding its Pops Series with an exploration of Celtic folk music featuring Cathie Ryan, the former front woman of Cherish the Ladies. “Celtic Celebration” will take place at the historic Warner Theatre in Erie.

From 8-10 p.m. Saturday, March 19, Ryan and her band are coupled onstage with the symphonic arrangements of Jeff Tazik. This event will provide a mix of song and dance.

Tickets range from $10 to $56 and can be purchased at the Erie Philharmonic website ( or via telephone at (814) 455-1375.