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Young Tradition Touring Group at FlynnSpace in Burlington

7 April 2018
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

The Young Tradition Touring Group will perform at FlynnSpace in Burlington.  Featured will be artist leaders, youth leaders and members of the 2017/2018 Touring Group.  More info about FlynnSpace at www.flynncenter.org/about-us/venues.html.  More info about the Touring Group from mark.sustic@gmail.com.  Tickets go on sale to Flynn Members on 3/6/18 at 10am and to the general public on 3/9/18 at 10am.  $20 tickets includes a $1.00 Preservation Fee.  Ticket information here: https://www.flynntix.org/Productions/Details.aspx?perfNo=15592&perfCodePrefix=FSF18Y

The Young Tradition Touring Group consists of teen players, singers and dancers who focus on learning and performing traditional music and dance repertoire over the course of 9 months, starting in September and ending in early May at Young Tradition Weekend, including an April performance tour.  The group plans for visit Scotland in 2018.  Group members learn from and are supported by a group manager, artist leaders and youth leaders, in addition to exchanges with young performers and organizations while on the performance tour.

Featuring artist leaders Dominque Dodge and Andrea Beaton, youth leader Rose Jackson, special guests Timothy Cummings & Matthew Brouard, and manager Mark Sustic, the 2017/2018 Young Tradition Touring Group includes 24 auditioned members ranging in age from 12 to 20. Though most Touring Group members are from throughout Vermont, the group also includes members from Massachusetts and the Adirondacks in New York State.

The evening will include 2 sets with an intermission.  The first half will feature artist leaders, guests, and youth leaders.  The second half will feature the full Touring Group.

For information about the Touring Group and Young Tradition Vermont visit www.youngtraditionvermont.org, see Young Tradition Vermont on Facebook, or contact Touring Group manager Mark Sustic (mark.sustic@gmail.com).

Young Tradition Touring Group 1/27/18 (1 member missing from this photo)


Young Tradition Touring Group 10/28/17 (3 members missing from this photo)


Young Tradition Touring Group 12/2/17 (7 members missing in this photo)


Andrea Beaton


Dominique Dodge


Rose Jackson


Timothy Cummings


Matthew Brouard

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