Ellen’s Photo Blog!
Check out these behind the scenes photos during a show from blogger and dancer Ellen Bonner:
Men in black; Alexander, Kincaid, Tom and Patrick
The big reveal; Female lead dancer Siobhan Manson
Orlagh, Roisin and Meghan quickly changing their shoes from 2nd part of Reel around the Sun into Light Countess.
Wardrobe ladies Emer and Katie setting out the costumes ahead of the show
Roisin and lead vocalist Shaunessy
Finishing touches with lead dancer Siobhan Manson
Musicians Iaasc and Darren side stage preparing for the show
Lead vocalist Shaunessy Sinnett micing up
Chloey Turner doubling checking rotations
Hair and makeup time; Miriam Lee
Warm up with DJ Mitch Hodges
James, The Drummer Boy
Post show icing; Sarah, Gianna, Orlagh and Ellen ice their muscles after the show to prevent injury and reduce any muscle pain/soreness.
Dundalk trio; Darren, Sarah and James
Peta chilling out backstage with the wardrobe crew, Victor, Katie and Emer
Girls quick change banter with Orlagh, Sarah and Miriam
Side stage snap of Sarah watching and supporting the Russian Dancers perform Dervish.
Drummer, Mark Alfred with some of the Irish Dancers during the intermission
Tapper Dharmesh busting a move
Marita striking a pose before going on stage to perform Andalucia
Back stage craic; Tom, Erin, Alexander, Patrick, Meghan, Maggie, Blaine and Sarah
Shaunessy and Orlagh; Side stage quick change from singing costumes to Riverdance costumes
Wardrobe assistant Victor hard at work dressing lead dancer James Greenan
The Russian dancers Katrina, Anatolii and Mariia warming up/stretching