This 'Lord and Lady of the Dance' gave their wedding guests an Irish dance show they'll never forget.
When a 'Lord of the Dance' cast member gets married, you can be sure that the wedding dance floor will play host to a spectacular Irish dance show!
A video posted to Facebook by JP O'Meara, brother of the groom, shows how a number of 'Lord of the Dance' cast members kicked up their heels when a fellow Irish dancer tied the knot.
Entitled “Lord and Lady of the Dance,' the video was posted by JP O'Meara, from Nenagh, County Tipperary, and has over 11,000 shares.
A source told IrishCentral that O'Meara’s “brother got married last week and he and the wife are former Lord of the Dancers so there was a full troupe of professionals.”
O'Meara admitted in the comments section “I won't lie to ye lads I was crying recording it!!”
And who could blame him?
Check out the amazing "Lord & Lady of the Dance" video here:
"The Lord of the Dance"
Michael Flatley's "Lord of the Dance" is a legendary Irish dance show that has captivated audiences around the world since its debut in 1996. Conceived and choreographed by the world-renowned dancer Michael Flatley, the show is a celebration of Irish culture, music, and dance that tells a timeless story of good versus evil through a mesmerizing blend of traditional Irish step dance and modern theatrical techniques.
The show is set in a mythical world where the "Lord of the Dance", a powerful spirit, battles against the Dark Lord and his minions in a dance of good and evil. With its fast-paced, electrifying steps and breathtaking stunts, "Lord of the Dance" has thrilled audiences with its energy and athleticism, while also showcasing the rich cultural heritage of Ireland. The music, composed by Ronan Hardiman, is an equally vital part of the show, with its pulsating beats and haunting melodies driving the action on stage.
Since its debut, "Lord of the Dance" has become a global phenomenon, with countless productions of the show playing to sold-out crowds in arenas and theaters around the world. With its high-energy dance, stunning costumes, and awe-inspiring special effects, Lord of the Dance has set the standard for modern Irish dance shows and has been seen by millions of people in more than 60 countries.
"Lord of the Dance" remains true to its roots in Irish culture, with each production featuring a cast of talented Irish dancers who bring the story to life with their grace, power, and passion. Whether you are a fan of dance, music, or Irish culture, Lord of the Dance is a must-see show that will leave you breathless and inspire you with its celebration of the human spirit.
* Originally published in 2014, updated in Feb 2023.