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Riverdance - On Broadway   

Gershwin Theatre, (3/16/2000 - 8/26/2001)
First Preview: Mar 03, 2000 Total Previews: 13
Opening Date: Mar 16, 2000    
Closing Date: Aug 26, 2001 Total Performances: 605

Category: Musical, Dance, Revue, Original, Broadway

Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Nederlander Organization (James M. Nederlander: Chairman; James L. Nederlander: President)
Produced by Abhann Productions and Moya Doherty; Consultant: Watt / Dobie Productions
Music by Bill Whelan; Lyrics by Bill Whelan; Music orchestrated by Bill Whelan, Nick Ingman and David Downes; Riverdance Orchestra Musical Director: Cathal Synnott; Poetry excerpts: William Butler Yeats, Seamus Heaney and Arthur O'Shaughnessy; Special written verse: Theo Dorgan
Directed by John McColgan; Original Principal Irish Dance Choregrapher: Michael Flatley; Original Choreography by Mavis Ascott, Jean Butler, Colin Dunne, Carol Leavy Joyce, Andrei Kisselev, Maria Pagés, Tarik Winston and The Moscow Folk Ballet Company
Scenic Design by Robert Ballagh; Lighting Design by Rupert Murray; Costume Design by Joan Bergin; Sound Design by Michael O'Gorman; Projection Design by Chris Slingsby; Original Costume Designer for "Riverdance -- The Show": Jan Kelly; Scenic and Lighting Design Associate: Benjamin Pearcy
Executive Producer: Julian Erskine; Company Manager: Thom Clay
Production Manager: Marie Barrett; Production Stage Manager: Anne Layde; Stage Manager: Tariq Rifaat and Liz Nugent
Riverdance Orchestra: Cathal Synnott, Athena Tergis, Ivan Goff, Kenneth Edge, Nicola Parov, Éilís Egan, Des Moore, Noel Heraty, Desi Reynolds, Tony Steele and Robbie Harris; Riverdance Drummer: Darren Andrews, Abe Doron, Eamon Ellams and Gary Grant; Musical Coordinator: David Lai and Kristen Blodgette
Press Representative: Merle Frimark Associates; Dance Captain: Andrea Curley (Irish Dance Troupe), Andrei Kisselev (Moscow Folk Ballet Company) and Karen Callaway Williams (Tappers); Photographer: Joan Marcus; Scenic and Lighting Supervisor: K.B. Associates
Eileen MartinPerformer
Maria PagésPerformer
Pat RoddyPerformer
Brian KennedyPerformer
Tsidii Le LokaPerformer
Liam NeesonVoice
Recorded voice only
Dearbhail BatesRiverdance Irish Dance Troupe
Natalie BiggsRiverdance Irish Dance Troupe
Denis BoroditskiMoscow Folk Ballet Company
Lorna BradleyRiverdance Irish Dance Troupe
Zeph CaissieRiverdance Irish Dance Troupe
Sara ClancyRiverdance Singer - Soloist
Patrick ConnollyRiverdance Singer
Andrea CurleyRiverdance Irish Dance Troupe
Ntomb'khona DlaminiAmanzi Singer
Marty DowdsRiverdance Irish Dance Troupe
Lindsay DoyleRiverdance Irish Dance Troupe
Shannon DoyleRiverdance Irish Dance Troupe
Brian DunphyRiverdance Singer
Walter "Sundance" FreemanRiverdance Tapper
Paula GouldingRiverdance Irish Dance Troupe
Gary HealyRiverdance Irish Dance Troupe
Joanna HigginsRiverdance Singer
Darren HoldenRiverdance Singer
Channing Cook HolmesRiverdance Tapper
Fana KekanaAmanzi Singer
Andrei KisselevMoscow Folk Ballet Company
Yulia KoryaginaMoscow Folk Ballet Company
Olena KrutsenkoMoscow Folk Ballet Company
Michael LondraRiverdance Singer
Svetlana MalininaMoscow Folk Ballet Company
Matt MartinRiverdance Irish Dance Troupe
Tokiko MasudaRiverdance Irish Dance Troupe
Holly McGlinchyRiverdance Irish Dance Troupe
Jonathan McMorrowRiverdance Irish Dance Troupe
Ntombifuthi Pamella MhlongoAmanzi Singer
Francina Moliehi MokubetsiAmanzi Singer
Keneilwe Margaret MotsageAmanzi Singer
Isaac MthethwaAmanzi Singer
Niall MulliganRiverdance Irish Dance Troupe
Andile Selby NdebeleAmanzi Singer
Tara O'BeirneRiverdance Singer
Catherine O'BrienRiverdance Irish Dance Troupe
David O'HanlonRiverdance Irish Dance Troupe
Debbie O'KeeffeRiverdance Irish Dance Troupe
Ursula QuigleyRiverdance Irish Dance Troupe
Kathleen RyanRiverdance Irish Dance Troupe
Anthony SavageRiverdance Irish Dance Troupe
Rosemarie SchadeRiverdance Irish Dance Troupe
Mbuso Dick ShangeAmanzi Singer
Ryan SheridanRiverdance Irish Dance Troupe
Sherry SteeleRiverdance Singer
Ilia StreltsovMoscow Folk Ballet Company
Ben StubbsRiverdance Singer
Claire UsherRiverdance Irish Dance Troupe
Vitaly VerterichMoscow Folk Ballet Company
Yana VolkovaMoscow Folk Ballet Company
Leanda WardRiverdance Irish Dance Troupe
Karen Callaway WilliamsRiverdance Tapper
Margaret WilliamsRiverdance Irish Dance Troupe
Yvonne WoodsRiverdance Singer
Understudies: Martin Brennan (Riverdance Irish Dance Troupe), Suzanne Clearly (Riverdance Irish Dance Troupe), Susan Ginnety (Riverdance Irish Dance Troupe), Conor Hayes (Riverdance Irish Dance Troupe), Sinéad McCafferty (Riverdance Irish Dance Troupe) and Joe Moriarty (Riverdance Irish Dance Troupe)