Rhythm of the Dance Set for State Theatre, 2/16
The National Dance Company of Ireland presents a two-hour dance and music extravaganza that is fun for the entire family. Relive the journey of the Irish Celts throughout history with Rhythm of the Dance at the State Theatre on February 16th.
Show time is 4 PM. Tickets are $35 and $30 and can be purchased by visiting the State Theatre Box Office, 453 Northampton Street, Easton, by calling 1-800-999-STATE, 610-252-3132 or online at www.statetheatre.org. Sponsored by Strahman Valves. Part of the Capital Blue Cross Family Series.
Using modern art forms of dance and music, this richly costumed show marries the contemporary and the ancient. Combining traditional dance and music with the most up to date stage technology, the show is a thousand year old story executed with all the advantages of the modern day stage show.
Featuring a live band, three tenors & some 22 dancers, Rhythm of the Dance has heralded a new era in Irish entertainment, internationally rated as one of the most popular and busiest Irish step dance shows in the world.
The lead female dancer for Rhythm of the Dance is Nicola Kennedy, from Belfast, Ireland. Kennedy joined Rhythm of the Dance in 2005 where she has toured extensively throughout the United States, Canada, Asia, Australia and Europe. In 2008, she performed in Michael Flatley's show "Feet of Flames" in Taiwan where they sold out to an audience of 30,000.
For more information on this show, visit RhythmoftheDance.com.