The designer of the Riverdance set, Robert Ballagh, was born in Dublin on September 22, 1943.
Up to 77,000 people will attend the famous GAA stadium Croke Park to watch over 2,000 performers take part in a concert for Pope Francis.
Today, Riverdance star Michael Flatley enters his seventh decade. We look at what the star is getting up to after retiring from professional Irish dancing.
A Riverdanceathon (that’s an Irish dance Riverdance marathon) in support of the Alzheimer Society of Ireland kicked off in Dublin on June 21 and IrishCentral was there to support.
From Riverdance and Irish step dancing to the sean nós style - here's how to know your jigs and reels from your heel toe 1,2,3s.
In 1994, the Eurovision Song Contest introduced a global phenomenon, starring Michael Flatley and Jean Butler to the world. The show is still going strong today.
Shay Brunning from the East Midlands in the UK had a hard act to follow with a former World Champion father who was a member of the original cast of Riverdance.
If you’re a Doherty of origin, you could have a link to one of the great sculptors of Ireland or even Riverdance.
"Think Riverdance but sexier and smarter and more than a little bit gay."
“Riverdance academy and cultural center” to bring economic and cultural boost through Irish dance into north Dublin inner city area.
A County Waterford church fundraiser from 2014, with costumes are more Panti Bliss than Michael Flatley, has suddenly gone viral.
Irish dance musical extravaganza had a massive success in China.
Forget Riverdance, Irish dance could have a new Lord of the Dance in this adorable Irish dancer who's footwork is super fast!
30 former cast members of “Lord of the Dance” take to the floor in viral Belfast video.
It seems incomprehensible that the choir which played as part of Riverdance's first performance is not getting the support it deserves.
The internationally acclaimed Irish dance show will look for the best Irish dancing talent this April in Dublin.
“We wanted to do for Irish pubs what Riverdance did for Irish music.”
From Riverdance to the Wiggles – Irish dancing heroes from around the world making their voice heard on social media.
A whole new genre of entertainment and Irish dance was born and 25 million audience members later Riverdance still astonishes globally.
“Riverdance” performer's male Irish dance montage shows amazing displays of athleticism and skill.
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