Flatley Sentence Examples
The Lord of the Dance and its creator Michael Flatley have become one of the great success stories of the modern theatrical age.
Like its predecessor Riverdance, Flatley's show brought the art of Irish stepdancing to larger audiences all over the world.
It is impossible to talk about Lord of the Dance without talking about Michael Flatley.
Deciding that he wanted to create a show that would be playable not only in traditional theatres but also in arena-size venues, Flatley began working on The Lord of the Dance.
However, while the number does resemble a rock and roll concert in its use of lighting and loud music, Flatley retains a healthy respect for the art it is based on.Advertisement
During this time Flatley also created several touring companies to go to Europe, Asia, South America, and Canada.
In 1998, after two successful years of touring with the show, Flatley gathered all of the dancers from the companies for one show in Hyde Park, London.
This production, entitled "Feet of Flame" had around 100 dancers all on stage at the same time, with a culminating "final performance" solo by Michael Flatley.