Young Irish Step Dancers Shine On World Stage: Photos, Video
NORTH FORK, NY — Nine young girls who worked for months — practicing, fundraising and planning — saw their dreams come true on an international stage this weekend: The local girls step danced off to Dublin, Ireland, where they competed in the the ...
Zebo's merry dance cut short by the game's morality police
Well, if it's any help to Simon Zebo, we think it can be said without fear or favour that the girls liked it. Which means it probably won't help at all, given rugby union's historic discomfort with having women about the place at all. But the evidence ...
CELTIC FIRE To Visit Hershey Theatre
This show focuses on the traditional culture of song and dance in Ireland that generates an electric atmosphere that sweeps audiences away to Ireland, its culture, its land, its pubs, its music, and its heart. Celtic Fire doesn't rehash the art form ...
From Booker prize to hip-hop ... Ireland catches the cultural breeze
Julia Carruthers, programme director at Warwick Arts Centre and a former director of the Dublin Dance Festival, said Irish dance works led the field in integrating design, text and movement. “They are ahead of the curve on the Brits and the Europeans ...
Seann Walsh 'being ignored' by Strictly co-stars after kissing scandal
The 32-year-old comedian was in a relationship when he was pictured locking lips with his dance partner - who is married to fellow 'Strictly' star Neil Jones - and it has now been claimed that his actions have caused him to be ostracised from the ...
When Orangemen and soldiers took to Irish dancing: the new book which traces the huge influence of Protestants on a ...
Writer Angeline King, from Larne, was intrigued when a friend told her that Protestants didn't take part in Irish dancing. After all, she'd been a keen dancer since childhood. But then she embarked on a fascinating journey of discovery which culminates ...
Darrah Carr Dance Comes to Irish Arts Center
The Bessie-award nominated Darrah Carr Dance returns to Irish Arts Center with the premiere of Dancing the Great Arc, a groundbreaking collaboration with trad music duo Dana Lyn & Kyle Sanna. Performances run from Fri, Oct 26 - Sat, Oct 27 at 8pm, with ...
Dream Come True: Girls 'Step Off To Dublin' For Dance Competition
NORTH FORK, NY — After months of tireless hard work, practice, and fundraising, nine young girls saw their dream come true: They were "Stepping Off To Dublin," as they headed to Ireland for the CRG World Irish Dance Championship. The girls will be ...
Dancing king Aidan lands another national title
Aidan Ward, who takes part in the Marie Connell School of Irish Dance classes at the Ormiston SWB Academy in Bilston, claimed the title of Great Britain Champion after going head-to-head with fellow dancers from all over the world at the Brighton ...
Review: A Thrilling 'Ferryman' Serves Up a Glorious Harvest Feast
New York Times
Its main course is a goose, which has figured as a living creature in earlier scenes, and the repast appears to be more than enough to feed the 17 revelers gathered at an overladen table in rural Northern Ireland in 1981. But the real sustenance ...
'The Ferryman': Theater Review
'The Ferryman' review: Riveting drama about an Irish family during The Troubles
'The Ferryman' on Broadway is Jez Butterworth's epic story about a family in Troubles-era Northern Ireland