1999

April
The first Riverdance Gaiety School of Acting Scholarship is inaugurated

14th April
Riverdance has its French première in Paris at Le Palais des Congrès

6th May
Riverdance opens for the first time in Mexico City

27th May
The first Riverdance Fulbright Scholarships in Dance are endowed; the first time in the 40-year history of the Irish Fulbright Commission that scholarships in dance have been awarded