1997

25th June
Riverdance opens for a two week run at the Wolf Trap Farm, Virginia, the company’s first outdoor performance.

4th July
Riverdance opens in Oberhausen, Germany, the company’s first performance before a non-English speaking audience sells out.

13th September
Riverdance celebrates its 1,000th performance with simultaneous shows in Boston and Birmingham.

13th September
Riverdance performs at Proms in the Park in London’s Hyde Park to a live audience of over 40,000.

26th September
Riverdance returns to Radio City Music Hall in New York for a sell-out 3 week run, the second longest run of consecutive performances in the theatre’s history.