Riverdance the original seven-minute version was invited to perform at the Royal Variety Performance
Riverdance The Journey
Trading Taps from Riverdance was performed at the Royal Variety Performance 1995 at the Dominion Theatre, London.
In 7 minutes on a Dublin stage a performance took place that shook the world of Irish music and culture…
On 11 August 1994, the RTÉ video Riverdance for Rwanda was launched to help raise money for Irish relief agencies in Rwanda. The video sold 100,000 copies in Ireland, raising over IR￡230,000 for famine relief.
As votes were being counted around Europe, in Dublin in the Point Theatre (now the O2), RIVERDANCE burst onto the stage and took the audience by complete surprise.
20 years ago, on 30th April 1994 something extraordinary happened on the banks of the River Liffey in Dublin…