Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall
777 N Tamiami Trl
Sarasota, FL 34236
For Immediate Release: February 19, 2014
Contact: Aimee Sicora/Julia Mays at 941-955-7676
RHYTHM OF THE DANCE BRINGS IRELAND TO SARASOTA
Sarasota, FL – February 19, 2014… With driving beats and foot-tapping music, The National Dance Company of Ireland brings you Rhythm of the Dance, performing one of the liveliest shows on the world stage at the Van Wezel on February 28, 2014.
Since the creation of Rhythm of the Dance in 1998, it has consistently toured internationally-achieving greater critical acclaim year after year with a gifted cast of young dancers, a live band and Irish tenors. The show has undergone a process of renewal, reinvigorating the choreography and music to create an even more spectacular performance!
Rhythm of the Dance is rated as one of the most popular Irish step-dance shows in the world, aspiring to a purity content preserving rich Irish traditions and presenting it in a modern format. Taking you on a power packed energetic dance journey, from ancient mythology in the rolling hills of Connemara to the modern skyscrapers of New York. Using modern art forms of dance and music, this richly costumed show marries the contemporary and the ancient.
The energy and quality of this show has a fan following of over 4.5 million; be sure to experience for yourself the Rhythm of the Dance when it performs at the Van Wezel.
Tickets are priced from $40-$55. For more information, call the Box Office at 941-953-3368 or visit www.VanWezel.org
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Date of show: February 28, 2014 @ 8PM