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Celtic journey: five Riverdance spin-offs that blend Irish dance with magic and dazzle
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One seven-minute routine would never be enough to base a whole show on – nor, the team thought, would Irish dance itself. So for the touring theatre spectacular, the team built up the Celtic theme with its mist and Gaelic drumming, but added surprises ...
Importing Christmas spirit from the old country: Ireland
“We all have a great time onstage during the show,” says Mac Diarmada, “and audiences seem to enjoy the atmosphere a lot. It's a really varied show, which features some contemporary Christmas songs which audiences will recognize, along with some ...
An Irish Christmas Set at the Bankhead Theater
Take a journey through Christmas in Ireland with dancing, singing and Irish traditional music celebrating the international spirit of the holiday season during An Irish Christmas on Dec. 21 at the Bankhead Theater in Livermore. The 7:30 p.m ...
PE and dance to become Leaving Cert subject from September
A list of suggested activities under the main headings includes various team sports, athletics disciplines, many types of dance, aerobics and spinning, life-saving, tennis, rock-climbing, and many more. The performance assessment is aimed at providing ...
Now Leaving Cert students can get CAO points in sport, dance
Lord of the Dance Michael Flatley's $23.4m Cork mansion fails to sell
Lord of the Dance Michael Flatley has failed to sell his $23.4 million mansion in Cork. The building has been quietly taken off Ireland's various property websites, but it's understood to still be for sale and Flatley hopes that word of mouth will ...
'Bespoke' sale sought for Michael Flatley's €20m home ...
Irish dance-drag-comedy show RIOT to take up residency at Luminato 2018
RIOT, from THISISPOPBABY, described as “a disorderly cocktail of dance, drag, circus and comedy from Ireland's greatest artistic hooligans,” will run all festival long. It will take up residence at the new Cabaret Room in the Joey & Toby Tanenbaum ...
Marty Morrissey 'nervous' about DWTS: 'I don't really know how to dance'
Nathan Carter's younger brother Jake and former Miss Ireland Aoife Walsh round out the line-up, along with already confirmed stars Deirdre O'Kane, Bernard O'Shea and Maia Dunphy. All of the professional dancers are also returning to the popular show ...
Irish band invites local kids on stage
McLean Avenue Band was formed six years ago. Its leader, Padraig Allen, was born in County Westmeath, Ireland. Allen says his band tries to bring local talent onstage wherever they are, especially around the holidays. “A lot of the venues that we play ...
'It's very frustrating' - Aoife Walsh falls behind on Dancing with the Stars rehearsals after breaking toe
Former Miss Ireland Aoife Walsh has revealed she has not been able to rehearse for Dancing with the Stars due to a broken toe. The 27-year-old Tipperary woman is currently wearing a cast on her foot which will not come off until just before Christmas ...
Dancing With The Stars' Aoife Walsh steps back from rehearsals after breaking her toe
... kind of standing back being like, oh my God,” she said. “I don't even know how I can move yet. I haven't even got on the dancefloor yet.” Speaking on The Nicky Byrne Show with Jenny Greene on 2fm, Aoife explained that her injury isn't even dance ...