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Riverdance Producer To Visit Pope John Paul II Catholic Academy Columbia Campus In Dorchester

WHAT:  Bill Whelan, Grammy Award winning composer and producer of the internationally acclaimed production of Riverdance, will visit the Columbia Campus of Pope John Paul II Catholic Academy.  Mr. Whelan will be entertained by members of the Academy’s music program, which offers the largest violin program for an elementary school in the city.

WHEN:  Wednesday, December 8, 2010

TIME:  11:30-11:45am

WHERE: Pope John Paul II Catholic Academy's Columbia Campus, 790 Columbia Road, Dorchester, MA

INFO:  The visit will occur in the Campus' gym, where members from the Academy’s choir, strings, tin whistle, recorder, bells, and voice programs will perform Christmas songs.  Mr. Whelan will then be introduced to 3 yr. old triplets in the Suzuki class where they will perform for him. 

Media invited to attend