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25 Years of Lord Of The Dance

May 23 @ 8:00 pm - May 25 @ 10:30 pm

25 Years of Lord Of The Dance Michael Flatley Sunderland Empire

Since its premiere, Michael Flatley’s Lord Of The Dance has visited over 1000 venues worldwide and been seen by over 60 million people in 60 different countries – making it one of the most successful dance productions in the world.

For its 25th year, Michael has updated the original show for a new generation of fans – promising to transport audiences to a mythical time and place and capture hearts in a swirl of movement, precision dancing, artistic lighting and pyrotechnics.

The journey to Lord Of The Dance began with Michael Flatley’s dream to create the greatest Irish dance show in the world. Forged from his ambition and a performance that caught the world’s attention at Eurovision 1994, Lord Of The Dance is the culmination of Flatley’s belief that ‘nothing is impossible. Follow your dreams.’

Lord Of The Dance has gone on to receive unparalleled accolades, and to break theatrical records across the globe. Michael Flatley’s show not only brought Irish dancing to the world stage; it catapulted the art of Irish dance to a higher plane, unprecedented worldwide recognition and dove straight into the hearts and minds of millions worldwide.

Michael Flatley’s Lord Of The Dance has dazzled audiences around the world with its unique combination of high-energy Irish dancing, original music, storytelling and sensuality. The beloved Irish dance show transcends culture and language, soaring into the soul on astounding aerial moves, unparalleled precision dancing and state-of-the art theatrical effects.

Much of the secret to its phenomenal success is that it speaks to all, crossing boundaries of age, gender and cultural diversity. It’s timeless, universal appeal has made Lord Of The Dance one of the modern day wonders of the world, a myth to a living legend.


May 23 @ 8:00 pm
May 25 @ 10:30 pm


Sunderland Empire
High Street West
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear SR1 3EX United Kingdom
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