Creators Of ‘Riverdance’ Plan To Tour New Show

The folks behind “Riverdance” have a new thundering Irish dance show poised to tour North America, but don’t dare call it “Riverdance II.”

Heartbeat of Home” integrates the Emerald Isle’s signature high-stepping with the tango, the flamenco, Cuban salsa and even hip-hop, reflecting the growing multiculturalism of Ireland since “Riverdance” debuted two decades ago.

“We felt that together with the fusion of other cultures, we could broaden out the base and embrace and display what 20 years have done to Irish music and dance,” said producer Moya Doherty. Read more here.

Article by: AP

( (AP/Copyright Riverdream Productions, Jim Byrne)
( (AP/Copyright Riverdream Productions, Jim Byrne)

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