2001

28th June
Riverdance is forced to cancel their first-ever Madrid dates when fire rips through the venue, hours before the show is due to open.

28th June
Although virtually everything is lost in the Madrid fire, the producers promise to be ready for the next tour due to start in Köln, Germany on August 28th

26th August
The last performance of Riverdance – On Broadway at The Gershwin Theatre marks the end of a hugely successful 18-month run