The Eastern Wyoming Arts Council presents Mick Maloney. This performance will take place on Wednesday, December 4, 2013 at 7:00 p.m. in the Eastern Wyoming College Fine Arts Auditorium in Torrington, Wyoming.
Mick Maloney, Irish musician and folklorist combines the careers of folklorist, musicologist, arts presenter and advocate, professional musician, and professor of music and Irish studies. In 1999 he was awarded the National Heritage Award from the National Endowment for the Arts- the highest official honor a traditional artist can receive in the United States. He has recorded and produced over forty albums of traditional music and acted as advisor for score of festivals and concerts all over America. Mick also served as the artistic director for several major arts tours including The Green Fields of America, an ensemble of Irish musicians, singers and dancers which toured across the United States on several occasions.
Also featured local artist Julie Nighswonger will display a variety of her work for the public to enjoy before and after this performance.
Pre-concert tickets are $15 for adults, $5 for students. Tickets at the door will be $20 adults and $10 for students. Tickets may be purchased at Pinnacle Bank, Goshen County Chamber of Commerce, the Community Education office or by calling 307.532.8213 or 307.532.8323.