46th Annual Scottish Show Features Song, Dance

March 5, 2010

St. Thomas’ Episcopal School invites people to a musical and dance performance featuring more than 300 bagpipers, drummers and dancers. The show, In Celtic Times, blends traditional Scottish favorites and contemporary pieces. Headlining the performance is the five-time juvenile world champion pipe and drum band of St. Thomas’ Episcopal School.

Scottish Festival

Bagpipers perform at last year's Scottish Festival. Photo courtesy of David Graves.

The 7:30 p.m. show on March 11 is at the Toyota Center, 1510 Polk St. It features the St. Thomas’ Episcopal pipe and drum band – five-time juvenile world champions in 1985, 1995, 1998, 2004 and 2006. The performance also features Scottish Highland dancers from a program that has won the United States Highland Dancing Championships more than twenty times.

For the past 45 years, this event has enlightened and entertained audiences in Houston—keeping alive the music and dance of the rich Scottish culture and heritage. Tickets may be purchased online at www.toyotatix.com, or call St. Thomas’ Episcopal School, (713) 666-3111. for more information visit www.scottishfestival.net.

InstantNewsWestu Staff

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