PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — The international Irish dance phenomenon Riverdance returns to Philadelphia. Their 25th anniversary show is bringing its toe-tapping performances to the Merriam Theater.
CBS3’s Pat Gallen met up with two of the lead dancers at the Kimmel Center to talk about the show and of course, learn a few of those famous steps.READ MORE: Derek Chauvin Trial: Renewed Calls For Justice Ring Throughout Philadelphia Streets Ahead Of Closing Arguments
With that fast-footwork and Grammy award-winning music score, Riverdance has danced its way across the globe.READ MORE: Stimulus Check Latest: Is A Fourth Relief Payment Coming?
“Riverdance is the original Irish dancing show, before Riverdance there was never a professional Irish dancer. It changed everything, it put Ireland on the map,” said dancer Jason O’Neill.
The show is running Thursday through Sunday at the Merriam Theater.MORE NEWS: Multi-Vehicle Crash In Upper Macungie Township Sends 10 People To Hospital
Watch the video above for the full interview.