28 August
As promised, Riverdance opens in Köln. The audience welcomes the rebuilt production with rapturous applause

Following the horrific events of September 11th 2001, the Lagan company collect over US$70,000 for the Twin Towers Fund at their eight shows in Fort Worth, Texas

16 November
Riverdance appears on Children in Need in London. Over UK£12 million is raised on the night.