I’m beside you when I think of you, Always the child of the emigrant feels the tug of the home place; always that child feels the urge to return. Forced dislocations marked and altered the histories of the native peoples. Additional text adapted from James Joyce’s Finnegan’s Wake by Bill Whelan, “The moon over city and forest is everywhere the same… Harbour of the New World (i) Heal Their Hearts - Freedom (ii) Trading Taps (iii) Morning in Macedonia / The Russian Dervish (iv) Andalcia (v) Ri Ra 12. Irish Dance is a group of traditional dance forms originating from Ireland, encompassing dancing both solo and in groups, and dancing for social, competitive, and performance purposes. Original Choreography: Michael Flatley, Colin Dunne, Jean Butler. A lone piper mourns Cú Chulainn, the implacable Bronze Age warrior, the great hero of Celtic myth. See more ideas about riverdance, irish dance, lord of the dance. With Brandon Asazawa, Ellen Bonner, Belle Brenton, Kieran Bryant. Choreography Russian Dervish: Moscow Folk Ballet Company. Riverdance is a theatrical show consisting mainly of traditional Irish music and dance.Featuring Irish dancing champions Jean Butler and Michael Flatley, and with a score composed by Limerick native Bill Whelan, it originated as an interval performance act during the 1994 Eurovision Song Contest.. Ok In the cauldron of the big city, the pulsing energy of the streets is reflected in the fiery Latin dance rhythms. Peta Anderson. Our ancestors knew fear and joy and fire, worked wood and stone and water to make a place they could call home. I am Sweeney lost bereft. Tall and straight I walked in the world. Meeting the new, what we learn first is that there is something familiar in what is strange, something strange in what we had thought familiar. A powerful and stirring reinvention of the show, celebrated the world over for its Grammy Award-winning music and the thrilling Riverdance Scene 9 Our story begins in the evocation of the Riverwoman, it moves through the dawn of history as the river moves through the land. the loveliest of all tears”, Original Choreography: John Carey. This is how we dance “, Original Choreography: Colin Dunne, Tarik Winston. All rights reserved. Fill the sail that breaks the line to home Directed by Chris Hunt. Riverdance: Music from the Show is an album of the music composed by Bill Whelan for the Riverdance theatrical show, and performed by the show's own musicians and singers. Riverdance: The Show (1995) cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. Sensual, nurturing, independent and fierce, the power of women as they celebrate themselves,  as they challenge men in a dance of empowerment. my mother taught me, It didn’t take long for producer Moya Doherty to expand the act into a full-length production and tour the world. There is also that other primeval mystery, the salmon swimming upstream, the blind urgings of nature, heart yearning to heart. What she or he brings there is a sustaining knowledge: we are who we once were, we are who we have become. Not only because my friend Kevin is in the cast of this amazing DVD, but because I have seen Riverdance performed live over 20 times and this DVD shows the travel, hard work and dedication of the dancers and musicians as well “Lift the wings that carry me away from here and I have no peace by night or day. For when Gallagher, 21, bounded onto the stage at the opening of "Riverdance" in Sacramento recently, he exuded all the bantam-rooster posturing … I am that dark spring, The myth of Mad Sweeney, Suibhne or Shivna, haunts Ireland since medieval times. The first half of this performance shows them coming to terms with the world and with themselves. “Into the river Original Choreography: Michael Flatley, Paula Nic Cionnath (Set Dance Consultant). Warm with a mystery, The rivers everywhere run down to the sea, But Bell and Cross banished my comfort. Cast out and momentarily orphaned, we learned to belong to the world. And the land everywhere takes life from the river… A tune from another place, another lifetime, can turn and haunt the heart and inspire the dances from a distant homeland. If you continue to use this site we will assume that you are happy with it. Original Choreography: Jean Butler, Moscow Folk Ballet Company. As the power of the river grows, as the barren earth becomes fertile, as men and women grow in their sense of themselves, our story rises until it floods the world in a vital, joyous riot of celebration. The heart come home”. Carmen Armengou. The sun brings life and light and fire, the opening dance sequence celebrates this benevolent masculine power. The brute power of elemental forces, beyond human control, beyond human understanding. Our story begins in the evocation of the Riverwoman, it moves through the dawn of history as the river moves through the land. With newfound confidence and pride, the child of the emigrant carries treasured memories home to their birthplace. Charon Aldredge. War, famine and slavery shattered the ancient bonds between people and place. A long journey ends under a native sky, a new and richer journey has taken its place. Collecting, gathering, arriving enriched, fulfilled, ready to start its journey once more. I was the land and the land was me. “I am living to nourish you, cherish you Uisce Beatha”, Original Choreography: Mavis Ascott, Michael Flatley (Irish Dance Step Choreography), Jean Butler (Female Solo Choreography). New growth, exhilaration, the world turns and is made new again. a Stóirín a Grá”. Irish Dance in its current form developed from various influences such as Native Irish Dance, French quadrilles and English country dancing. From the mid-19th century, hunger and famine and ambition drove the Irish out of their home island, across the Atlantic to a New World. Twenty-five years on from the first time Riverdance the Show premiered at The Point Theatre Dublin, 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, projection and stage designs with new costume designs by Joan … I have seen the Irish version of Riverdance many, many times, But these Russian dancers are even better in my view. Riverdance is a theatrical show consisting mainly of traditional Irish music and dance.With a score composed by Bill Whelan, it originated as an interval performance act during the 1994 Eurovision Song Contest, featuring Irish dancing champions Jean Butler, Michael Flatley and the vocal ensemble Anúna.. It's mandatory for every member … The wealth of the poor is in song, dance and story. Ragged and bruised I flee from branch to branch. that had been a stream, As we came into history we learned to guard what we valued, to accommodate ourselves to others, to learn new ways of being ourselves, to embrace new kinds of courage. We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. Jun 10, 2017 - Explore Lottie Magee's board "River Dancers", followed by 332 people on Pinterest. Under the street lamps in the new cities, the dancers perform with pride in their heritage, curious to see what other traditions bring, struggling to bridge the gap between old dreams and new realities. Driven by forces inside himself, outside himself, a man dances desperately in the power of the moon. Photo caption: Catch the energy, sensuality and spectacle of Riverdance – The 20th Anniversary World Tour, at The Venetian Macao’s The Venetian Theatre between Jan. 24 and Feb. 5, 2017. Caitlin Allen. The sun is the light of morning, exuberant and clear. The wheel of the seasons turns slowly, from harvest through dormant winter into the miracle of spring. When I’m miles and miles apart from you リバーダンス(Riverdance)とは、アイリッシュ・ダンスやアイルランド音楽を中心とした舞台作品のことである。アイリッシュ・ダンスの中でも特に体幹や腕を使わずに足の動きだけで踊るアイリッシュ・ステップダンスと呼ばれる舞踊を元にしている。アイルランドに伝わる神話や伝承、ジャガイモ飢饉等によりアメリカへの移住を余儀なくされたアイリッシュ・アメリカンの歴史、および多様な民族との交流をモチーフとしている。, リバーダンスは1994年4月30日のユーロビジョン・ソング・コンテストの幕間に、ホスト国であったアイルランドが披露した約7分間のパフォーマンスが元になっている。このパフォーマンスはビル・ウィーランによる作曲に基づき、ダンサーとしてマイケル・フラットレーとジーン・バトラー、シンガーとしてケルト系コーラスグループであるアヌーナを主演としている。監督・演出はジョン・マコルガンとモヤ・ドハーティによって行われ、振り付けはマイケル・フラットレー、ジーン・バトラーの両名によってなされた。後にリードダンサーとして活躍し、現在リバーダンスのダンス・ディレクターを務めるブランダン・デ・ガリもこの公演よりリバーダンスに参加している。, ユーロビジョン・ソング・コンテストにおける好評を受け、翌1995年2月9日からはダブリンのポイント劇場にて、舞台用にフラメンコやロシア・バレエなども採り入れ構成されたリバーダンスが上演された。公演は5週間に渡って行われ、チケットは全公演完売となった。, 1995年6月にはロンドンでの初演を果たし、アポロ・シアターで行われた計31公演(追加公演を含む)を満員御礼とした。, なお、1995年10月からの二度目のロンドン公演を目前に、マイケル・フラットレーがリバーダンスを離脱している。これは主に振付の権利を巡ったプロデューサー側との契約面での対立が原因で、両者の交渉は決裂した。, 空白となったリードダンサーの座は、9度のアイリッシュ・ダンス世界チャンピオンの実績を持つコリン・ダンが後を継いだ。コリン・ダンはその後1998年に離脱するまでの間、リードダンサーを務めた。リバーダンスで笑いを誘う演目である、タップダンスとの競演は、コリン・ダンの発案とされている。, 1996年3月には、ニューヨークのラジオシティ・ミュージックホールにおいて公演を行った。アメリカでの初演となる本公演はチケットを完売するなど、成功裏に終わったが、同年9月にはアヌーナがリバーダンスから離脱している。, 2000年3月にはブロードウェイのガーシュウィン・シアターにおいて一年間に渡る公演を行った。演目の刷新も行われ、リードダンサーとしてパット・ロディとアイリーン・マーティン、シンガーとしてブライアン・ケネディ、シーディ・レ・ロカが起用されている。, その後も2003年6月にダブリンで行われたスペシャルオリンピックスにおけるステージなどを経て、カンパニーは現在公演開催地のエリアごとに組分けされ、世界各地で公演が行われている。 Ilia Andreev. Riverdance, the international dance-show phenomenon is holding auditions for Male and Female Russian Folk Dancers for its upcoming Dublin and European tours. American Wake 11. Irish dancers and choreographers Jean Butler and Michael Flatley on their influences and the impact of 'Riverdance' on their lives. I am pulsing the blood in your veins リバーダンス(Riverdance)とは、アイリッシュ・ダンスやアイルランド音楽を中心とした舞台作品のことである。 アイリッシュ・ダンスの中でも特に体幹や腕を使わずに足の動きだけで踊るアイリッシュ・ステップダンスと呼ばれる舞踊を元にしている。 The only performers in Lord of the Dance that are not Irish dancers are these two musicians, a singer, and a contortionist, whereas Riverdance features a flamenco dancer, six Russian dancers, a few tappers, a couple of lyrical #1 Conscious thoughts , Nov 22, 2019 Creative x 1 The powers are cruel and arbitrary, female and savage. Brandon Asazawa. We need and sustain each other; we keep this knowledge in song since the beginning of time. We are one people now, our voices blended, our music a great world in which we can feel everywhere at home. “Tall and straight Feel the magic and power of surrender to life Oscars Best Picture Winners Best Picture Winners Golden Globes Emmys STARmeter Awards San Diego Comic-Con New York Comic-Con Sundance Film Festival Toronto Int'l Film Festival Awards Central Festival Central All Events The first peoples knew the world as a place of power, their songs and dances and stories are negotiations with elemental powers. Original Choreography: Maria Pagés, Colin Dunne. Craig Ashurst. Ní neart go chur le chéile, together we are strong. There have been 2,000 Irish dancers, 20,000 dance shoes used, 15,000 costumes worn, two million show programmes sold, 14,000 stage lighting bulbs used, 300,000 T … A bizarre new show where dancers perform in the nude is making headlines - because the audience has to be naked too. The thorns scourge me. Riverdance 10. The power of the sun invests itself in the passion of the dancer. We are one kind. “I am that deep pool, The river flows full circle from sea to sky to mountain and back home. Restaged by Svetlana Malinina. While those souls who were forced to emigrate were faced with the heartbreak of separation, their human spirit was often lifted by a defiant hope at the prospect of a new life. The 1995 live performance of Riverdance. I may reveal to you.”. If you continue to use this site we will assume that you are happy with it. “Suibne, Suibne, Sirthecháin, Sirthecháin, Suibne!”, Original Choreography: Moscow Folk Ballet Company restaged by Svetlana Malinina. Photo caption: Riverdance dancers Lauren Smyth and William Bryant gave a thrilling preview of what audiences can expect at the upcoming Macao season. Memory rich in song The short interval act produced for the Eurovision Song Contest in Dublin was called Riverdance. We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. In ancient Ireland, fire and pride and beauty come out of the south, from the land of the sun. 特にThe Russian Dervishでの人間メリーゴーランド(プロレスの技の名前のようだ)はダイナミックでした。 衣装も綺麗ですし、お客さんの反応もいいようです。 変拍子なのに、手拍子が大きかったです。 女性ダンサーもDVDの娘よりもかわいく While the typical image of Irish step dancing that one might imagine is of an all-female ensemble, Riverdance contains a diverse range of styles (Irish step dancing, Russian folk ballet, and flamenco), and groupings of dancers カンパニーの名称は、『The Boyne』、『The Corrib』、『The Foyle』、『The Shannon』、『The Moy』などがある。, アイルランド島 - アイルランドの地方 - 地方行政区画 - 世界遺産 - ボイン川 - シャノン川 - リフィー川 - ネイ湖 - ウィックロー山地 - モハーの断崖 - アラン諸島, ケルト人 - ヴァイキング - ブライアン・ボル - ノルマン人のアイルランド侵攻 - アイルランド卿 - アイルランド王国 - クロムウェルのアイルランド侵略 - ウィリアマイト戦争 - ボイン川の戦い - ウルフ・トーン - 合同法 (1800年)- ダニエル・オコンネル - カトリック解放 - ジャガイモ飢饉 - チャールズ・スチュワート・パーネル - 第一次世界大戦 - イースター蜂起 - アイルランド独立戦争 - 英愛条約 - アイルランド自由国 - アイルランド内戦 - 第二次世界大戦 - ベルファスト合意, 憲法 - 大統領 - 首相 - 議会(ウラクタス - ドイル・エアラン - シャナズ・エアラン)- 最高裁判所 - 2015年アイルランド憲法国民投票 - 北アイルランド問題 - イギリス連邦(脱退)- 欧州連合, ユーロ - ケルトの虎 - 中央銀行 - アイルランド銀行 - アイルランド証券取引所 - 2010年の経済危機 - 鉄道 - エアリンガス - ライアンエアー, ドルイド教 - ケルト系キリスト教 - ケルト十字 - アイルランドのカトリック - アイルランド聖公会 - アイルランドのイスラム教 - 聖パトリックの祝日, アイルランド人 - 教育 - 医療 - アイリッシュ・トラヴェラー - アイルランド系アメリカ人, アイルランド語(ゲールタハト)- アイルランド英語 - ケルト神話 - 文学 (アビー座)- 映画 - 音楽(U2 - エンヤ)- アイリッシュダンス(リバーダンス) - スポーツ(ゲーリック体育協会 - ハーリング - ゲーリックフットボール) - 競馬 - アイルランド料理 - アイリッシュパブ(ギネス - アイリッシュ・ウイスキー - ジェムソン・アイリッシュ・ウイスキー)- アイルランド放送協会, https://ja.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=リバーダンス&oldid=77966042, Slip Into Spring - The Harvest|春はそこまで - 収穫, リバーダンス ライヴ・フロム・ニューヨークシティ(ジーン・バトラー、コリン・ダン、 マリア・ハヘス他), リバーダンス ライヴ・フロム・ジュネーヴ(ブランダン・デ・ガリ、ジョアン・ドイル他). 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