20 years after it premiered in Dublin in February 1995, Riverdance returns for an unprecedented twelfth summer season at the Gaiety Theatre Dublin. Composed by Bill Whelan, produced by Moya Doherty and directed by John McColgan the show has been experienced live by over 25 million people worldwide. For over 20 years, nothing has carried the energy, the sensuality and the spectacle of Riverdance. With it’s fusion of Irish and International music and dance, the show broke all box office records during it’s world premiere in Dublin and has continued to set new records in packed theatres and arenas throughout North America, Australia and New Zealand, Asia, Europe, South Africa and most recently South America. Now Riverdance returns for it’s 20th Anniversary giving fans old and new the opportunity to celebrate an incredible milestone for an incredible show.
2014 will be the 2nd year this event takes place. 10 personalities will partner up with 10 suvivors/supporters of Breast Cancer Ireland in a Strictly dance off style competition. The couples will be trained by professional Choreographers for 8 weeks prior to the competition . They will dance on the night as part of a Black Tie Gala Ball. Tickets start at €100 pp to €150 pp and include a 4 course meal with complementary wines . If you can’t attend you can donate €4 to Breast Cancer Research by texting “cure” to 50300.