Past Dates

Wednesday, September 5th, 2018

New Thought Unity Center
SACRED POETRY CIRCLE - 6:30 - 8:30pm
1401 E. McMillan
Cincinnati, OH 45206
United States
Price: Love Offering

Join Ancient News (aka Andrea Cefalo and David Kisor) in that field “out beyond ideas of wrongdoing and rightdoing” for a soul opening experience!

We'll have readings of ancient mystic poetry by RUMI, HAFIZ, KABIR and others.

Ancient News will sing original songs based on these poems and facilitate a discussion based on the timeless wisdom contained the wise and wonder-filled poetry!

We invite you to bring your own favorite sacred poems to share, too!

Friday, September 30th, 2016

New Thought Unity Center
RUMI's BIRTHDAY CONCERT - 7:00 - 10:00pm
1401 E McMillan
Cincinnati, OHio 45206
Price: $10 donation (no one turned away)

An evening of songs, music, dancing, poetry and fun celebrating Jalāl ad-Dīn Muhammad Rūmī, the revered sufi poet of the thirteenth century. Ron Esposito will perform with his crystal bowls. Audrey Causilla will lead us in Kirtan singing. ANCIENT NEWS will perform songs based on ancient sufi poetry and MOHENJO DARO will play lively Mid-Eastern music while Katy Moeggenberg belly dances. All are invited dance and sing along. Intermission with refreshments.

Monday, August 8th, 2016

ANCIENT NEWS and local poetry - 7:00pm
610 Church Street
New Harmony, IN 47631
Price: No Cover

ANCIENT NEWS, Andrea Cefalo and David Kisor, share the stage with guitarist Toby Elis for an intimate evening of poetry and song, featuring favorites from their debut release "I Come Into This World" and three unreleased songs based on the poetry of Rumi. An up-close and personal journey in to the hearts and minds of the ancient sufi masters made new.

Saturday, June 25th, 2016

The Stillpoint Center for Healing Arts
Ancient News Duo - 7:00 - 10:00pm
11223 Cornell Park Drive Suite 302
Blue Ash, Ohio 45224
Price: $10 donation (no one turned away)

Andrea and David will sing their soul stirring songs in an intimate setting. Gary Matthews will read the Hafiz and Rumi poetry that inspired the songs. Come hear three new unreleased songs based on Rumi. Enjoy a soft summer evening of words and music.

Saturday, April 30th, 2016

Ancient News at the Shakti Factory - 7:00pm
3716 Montgomery Road
Cincinnati, Ohio 45207
513 236-8812
Price: $15

An intimate evening of music, poetry, wine, light bites (vegan friendly) and dancing with Ancient News - Andrea Cefalo, David Kisor and Brad Myers. Songs inspired by the poetry of Hafiz and Rumi. Poetry readings by Mer Hogan. Concert followed by ecstatic dancing... and a birthday celebration for Mer and David!! $15 per person includes wine and food (and birthday cake).

Monday, February 22nd, 2016

I Come Into This World CD Release - 7:00pm - 10:00pm
1660 Blue Rock Street
Cincinnati, Ohio 45223
Price: 21+ Free, under 21 $5

ANCIENT NEWS (Andrea Cefalo and David Kisor), backed by the ALL STAR musicians that created the studio recording, perform all ten songs from "I Come Into This World" in this one and only concert event. Live music starts at 7:00pm with Ancient News taking the stage at 8:00. 

Sunday, January 31st, 2016

New Thought Unity Center
CD Pre-Release Concert - 1:00pm
1401 E McMillan
Cincinnati, Ohio 45206
Price: Free Admission

Get a preview of "I Come Into This World", the debut album from Ancient News, before its official release on February 22, 2016. Andrea Cefalo and David Kisor will be accompanied by members of the New Thought Unity Band and hosted by Unity ministers Michael Brooks and Meghan Smith Brooks. Special pre-release copies of the CD will be available. Free admission (love offerings accepted). A family friendly event.