Following it’s run of sell-out shows in 2017 at Belfast’s Waterfront Hall, Michael Flatley’s Lord Of The Dance: Dangerous Games – a spectacular new staging of the traditional masterpiece - has confirmed a return to the venue for a limited run to celebrate the creation of the Lord Of The Dance phenomenon. Dancers will be gracing the stage of the Waterfront from February 5 - 10 at 8pm each evening, and there will also be a matinee performance at 3pm on Saturday February 10.With all the visceral precision and thrills of the original, Lord Of The Dance: Dangerous Games features new staging, new costumes and choreography and 40 of the world’s most outstanding young performers directed by Michael Flatley including his protégés James Keegan, Matthew Smith, and Fergal Keaney, who were trained to take on the lead role of the Lord Of The Dance following Flatley’s departure from the show. With new music by composer Gerard Fahy, this latest iteration … [Read more...] about Lord of the Dance celebrates two decades on the stage
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IT'S BEEN over 20 years since Michael Flatley changed the Irish dancing scene forever with Riverdance, before going on to create the Lord of The Dance, two of the most commercially successful and long[...] You have reached your limit of free articles Registered users get 5 regular articles and 1 free Premium article per week. … [Read more...] about Lord of The Dance: Dangerous Games set to return to Belfast
A Coalisland man is, quite literally, dancing for joy after making it big in the ‘Big Apple’. Eoghan Peter Dillon is currently a professional dancer working in New York City for one of the world’s best-known touring dance companies, Parsons Dance. However, having travelled the world working with the best dancers and artists, he is hoping to set out on his own and inspire other local aspiring artists to follow their dreams.He explained: “I grew up in Coalisland and obviously there wasn’t many options for a little boy to even take a dance class, but my interest for dance and performance became clear early on. “My mother is the youngest of 11 brothers and sisters so whether we were all in the kitchen at my house or over at one of my aunt’s and uncle’s homes up the road, I always had a big audience at my disposal. “Whether it was dancing around the living room while my dad played the guitar, running around the back yard making up dance … [Read more...] about Eoghan reaches for the stars and takes a bite out of the Big Apple
Who is the woman in Michael Flatley's 'Blackbird' film poster? Independent.ie Michael 'Lord of the Dance' Flatley has released the poster for his film, and everyone's asking the same question. https://www.independent.ie/entertainment/movies/movie-news/who-is-the-woman-in-michael-flatleys-blackbird-film-poster-37086757.html https://www.independent.ie/incoming/article37086752.ece/863b2/AUTOCROP/h342/poster%202.JPG Email Michael 'Lord of the Dance' Flatley has released the poster for his film, and everyone's asking the same question. Or, rather, questions. Why is the Lord of the Dance making a movie? He tells us, "I've dreamt of making a movie since I was 7 years old. Nothing great is ever easy but Nothing is impossible!! Job Done!!!" People are surprised and excited. Well, maybe not everyone: Flatley is looking decidedly Bogartish in the poster and the plot, according to IMDB sounds a little familiar: "Troubled secret agent 'Blackbird' abruptly retires from … [Read more...] about Who is the woman in Michael Flatley’s ‘Blackbird’ film poster?
Michael Flatley slashes €7m off Cork mansion asking price to speed up sale Independent.ie Michael Flatley has drastically reduced the asking price of his prized Cork mansion Castlehyde by €7m and has also transferred the sale to a new estate agency in an effort to speed up the sale. https://www.independent.ie/irish-news/michael-flatley-slashes-7m-off-cork-mansion-asking-price-to-speed-up-sale-37065857.html https://www.independent.ie/incoming/article37065358.ece/ba851/AUTOCROP/h342/8house.jpg Email Michael Flatley has drastically reduced the asking price of his prized Cork mansion Castlehyde by €7m and has also transferred the sale to a new estate agency in an effort to speed up the sale. The Lord of the Dance, who has moved his base to London, raised eyebrows when he placed the 35,000 sq ft mansion on the market in 2015, asking a whopping €20m. But over three years no one has bitten. Today it has emerged that the house and 150 acres of land has been … [Read more...] about Michael Flatley slashes €7m off Cork mansion asking price to speed up sale