TEG DAINTY and TEG Van Egmond announced today that the 25thAnniversary production of River dance will tour Australia in April 2024. Riverdance 25th Anniversary Show is Riverdance, as you’ve never seen it before! A powerful and stirring reinvention of this beloved favourite, celebrated the world over for its Grammy Award-winning score and the thrilling energy and passion of its Irish and international dance.
Composer Bill Whelan has rerecorded his mesmerising soundtrack while producer Moya Doherty and director John McColgan have completely reimagined the ground-breaking show with innovative and spectacular lighting, video, stage and costume designs.
Immerse yourself in the extraordinary power and grace of its music and dance–beloved by fans of all ages. Fall in love with the magic of Riverdance all over again.
The Riverdance 25th Anniversary Show will travel to Perth, Melbourne, Brisbane and Sydney.
Ticket sales commence with a TELSTRA pre-sale from Wednesday 4 October, 10.00am through to Friday 6 October, 10.00am (Local Time), followed by My Ticketek and Venue pre-sales across the weekend leading into the general public on sale on Monday 9 October, 9am (Local time)
In 1997, the spectacle known as Riverdance first swept across Australia, leaving an indelible mark on the nation’s cultural landscape. From the moment it first graced our stages, this mesmerising fusion of Irish and international dancing, music, and breathtaking visuals captured the hearts of audiences.
The explosive energy and unparalleled precision of the dancers and musicians left audiences in awe and established Riverdance as a cultural sensation. Riverdance went on to achieve extraordinary success in Australia touring five times between 1997 to 2012 and selling a phenomenal 830,000 tickets.
This new critically acclaimed 25th Anniversary show has been touring the world since 2020 with sold out seasons in North America, the UK, Europe, Dubai and in 2022 and 2023 Riverdance returned home to Dublin, Ireland for record breaking runs.
SINCE RIVERDANCE BEGAN PERFORMANCES IN DUBLIN IN 1995, THE SHOW HAS…..
- Played more than 15,000 performances
- Been seen live by over 30 million people worldwide
- Played throughout 49 countries across 6 continents
- Played to a global television audience of more than 3.5 billion people
- Sold over 3 million copies of the Grammy Award-winning album and 10 million Riverdance DVDs.
- Riverdance holds the Guinness World Record for the ‘Longest Riverdance Line’
- 2800 of the next generation of dancers have attended Riverdance Summer School
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