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Riverdance tap into the holiday feeling at Marshall Field’s

In June 2003 members of the Lagan Company found themselves dancing on a rooftop, surrounded by snow and holly. It wasn’t some seasonal time warp they’d slipped into but a TV set for the filming of one of Marshall Field’s holiday sale TV commercials.

Special Olympics World Games Opening Ceremony 21st June 2003

There is always a lot of waiting around involved in these events. Some passed their time watching bands like The Corrs rehearsing for later that night. There was lots of catching up between old Riverdance friends and even a baby or two to introduce! Finally we could hear the noise from the crowds in the stands and the tunnels on either side of the stadium began to be filled with colourful delegations of athletes and coaches from around the world.

Colin Dunne joins Riverdance for One World Jam in Radio City Music Hall

The Riverdance Flying Squad’s latest appearance was in New York this July to perform in Radio City Music Hall, as part of the ‘One World Jam’ Concert, a new initiative by 7-Eleven. It was a particularly exciting event as Colin Dunne made his first appearance with Riverdance since leaving the show in 1998.

Riverdance on Good Morning America

The Riverdance Flying Squad helped kick off the St. Patrick’s Day celebrations in the US with an appearance on Good Morning America on the 15th March.