Riverdance Contest

Calling all New England Irish Dance Groups! 


Compete for a Chance to Dance on Stage Before Performance of 
RIVERDANCE - THE 20TH ANNIVERSARY WORLD TOUR

Winners to Perform on Thursday, May 12 at the Citi Wang Theatre

 

Riverdance

Kick up your heels!  New England Irish Dance groups are invited to compete for a chance to perform on stage at the Citi Performing Arts Center Wang Theatre prior to performance of the international Irish dance phenomenon, Riverdance - The 20th Anniversary World Tour.

Beginning April 10, Irish Dance groups can submit videos (up to 3 minutes in length) showing their best footwork.  To enter, fill out the entry form HERE; then upload your dance video to your Facebook page! Be sure to tag Citi Performing Arts Center’s page and use hashtag #RiverdanceBoston to ensure your entry is counted!  The deadline to enter is Friday, April 15.

Ten finalist dance groups will be chosen to compete in a live Dance Audition event before a panel of judges on Monday afternoon, April 25 at the Citi Wang Theatre.  Judges will include Kennedy from MIX 104.1 FM and a representative from Riverdance. Three winning dance companies will be chosen to perform LIVE onstage (in front of house curtain, max 3 min in length) at the Citi Performing Arts Wang Theatre on Thursday, May 12, prior to the performance of the Riverdance - The 20th Anniversary World Tour. The winning​ dance companies will also receive complimentary tickets (one for each dancer, max. of 20 per company) and a very special Friends & Family discount ticket offer for the May 12th show.

The international Irish dance phenomenon is back by popular demand as Riverdance - The 20th Anniversary World Tour, which is celebrating an extraordinary milestone for an incredible show, plays a one week engagement, May 10-15, 2016, at the Citi Wang Theatre. Presented by the Citi Performing Arts Center and MSG Entertainment, tickets are now on sale at the Citi Center box office, through www.citicenter.org or by calling 800-982-ARTS (2787).