SEC Glasgow to Stage Scottish Premiere of TitanicDance

Manchester Irish Festival 2017

Irish Dancers Declan Durning, Erin Kate Mcilravey and Paul McCabe from Glasgow cannot wait to help stage the Scottish premiere of TitanicDance in their home town at the SEC Glasgow on Saturday 23 September.

The smash hit Irish Dance musical features a cast of thirty award winning Irish Dancers and traditional Irish musicians which includes the three times World Champion Irish Dancer, James Keegan who has taken over the lead role of Lord of the Dance from Michael Flately.

The multi-award winning Irish dancer has been Irish Dancing since the age of 4, James started dancing professionally with the hit dance show 'Lord of the Dance' at the age of 16. He has traveled all over the world with the show for the last 14 years, appearing on countless TV shows which included the inauguration of the American President to a viewing audience of over 30 million. Two years ago he was asked to take over the reins from Michael in the show. He also runs the Keegan Academy of Irish Dance in Manchester with his sister Louise.

Glasgow dancer Declan Durning was asked about how he felt about being part of the Scottish Premiere is his home town and replied “I am really excited about being in a show which such a fantastic cast of dancers and musicians and being part of its historic Scottish Premiere in my home town.”

Tony Hennigan from the Manchester Irish Festival who are helping to promote the shows worldwide tour added "It is great to see the show doing so well. I was lucky enough to be invited to the world premiere and the show just blew me away. It has a great story line and some fantastic live traditional Irish music which accompanies the breath-taking Irish dance routines within a stage set that makes you believe you are back there on the Titanic. The show has all the ingredients of a world-wide hit and has taken Irish Dance to another level beyond shows like Riverdance and Lord of the Dance. We are really excited about it staging its Premiere in Scotland, it promises to be a night to remember."

The hugely successful show starts its tour at the Belfast Waterfront on 13th, 14th September before it goes on to visit Dublin on 16th and then onto the SEC Armadillo Arena in Glasgow on 23 September before it reaches Manchester. For Ticket info contact Tel 0844 871 3019 or online www.atgtickets.com/manchesterThe show will then go onto to visit the Millennium Forum, Derry on 28th to 30th September, before it starts its tour of China from 2nd to 29th October.

TitanicDance is an Irish Musical Dance sensation that tells the story of the world’s most famous ship from its beginning in the Belfast shipyard to its tragic end in the Atlantic Ocean. Produced by Millennium Forum Productions by arrangement with KSR Productions, it first took audiences in Ireland by storm when it opened at the Odyssey Arena, Belfast in 2014 to standing ovations before enjoying a sell-out run at the Millennium Forum in Derry. This is not just an Irish dance show; it’s an emotional journey of hope, aspiration, love, heartbreak and sadness that will mesmerise audiences everywhere.

Last year, the hit show enjoyed a hugely successful tour of China where its appearance at the China International Folk Arts Festival in Qinghai enabled it to be seen by a live audience of over one billion people. The show also made its inaugural visit to the US where it performed at the Branson Events Center in Missouri to numerous standing ovations. This electrifying show tells the story of the world’s most famous ship from its beginning in the Belfast shipyard to its tragic end in the Atlantic Ocean. A cast of 30 world class Irish dancers and live set the scene for a breathtaking romantic performance.

For more information on TitanicDance visit www.TitanicDance.com

To view Trailer click here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2AuWnKEhfc4

Tour Dates
Waterfront Hall, Belfast – 13th & 14th September
To book tickets click link http://www.waterfront.co.uk/what-s-on/all-events/titanic-dance/?platform...

The Helix, Dublin – 16th September
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SEC Armadillo, Glasgow – 23rd September
To book tickets click link
http://www.ticketmaster.co.uk/titanicdance-glasgow-23-09-2017/event/3600...

Palace Theatre, Manchester – 24th September
To book Tickets click Link www.atgtickets.com/manchester

Millennium Forum, Derry – 28th to 30th September
To book tickets click linkhttps://etickets.millenniumforum.co.uk/WEBPAGES/EntaWebShow/ShowPerforma...

For Booking Details for China Tour see www.titanicdance.com
Tianjin, China – 2 nd to 4th October BEC Theater
Beijing – 5 th to 8th October
Wuhan Theater, Wuhan – 11th & 12th October
Nanjing People’s Hall, Nanjing – 14th & 15th October
Hangzhou Theater, Hangzhou – 17th & 18th October Daning Theater,
Shanghai – 20th & 21st October
Fujiang Meeting Hall, Fuzhou – 23rd & 24th October
Minan Grand Theater, Xiamen – 25th & 26th October Zhongshan Memory Hall,
Guangzhou – 28th & 29th October

Event Listing

Millennium Forum Productions presents by arrangement with KSR Productions
TitanicDance

Irish musical dance sensation, TitanicDance featuring the multi award winning Irish dancer James Keegan, stages its Scottish premiere at the SEC Glasgow on Saturday 23 September.
Telling the story of the world’s most famous ship from its beginning in the Belfast shipyard to its tragic end in the Atlantic Ocean, TitanicDance embarks on an emotional journey of hope, aspiration, love, heartbreak and sadness that has left audiences wanting more and bringing them to their feet.

A cast of 30 world class Irish dancers and Traditional Irish musicians set the scene for a breath-taking romantic performance.

This electrifying show received numerous standing ovations during recent tours of the US and China (where it performed to a televised audience of over one billion). This is your chance to see why...

For Tickets 0844 395 4000
Ticket Prices
£25.55 - £33.50

or online www.sec.co.uk

For more info see www.titanicdance.com

The link for the Promotional Trailer for the show is https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d7ceDW0zDAk