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Friday, March 12, 2010

Sunday To-Do: 'Lord of the Dance'

Posted By on Fri, Mar 12, 2010 at 2:41 PM

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7 p.m., Robinson Center Music Hall, $27.95-$58.25.

Right in time for St. Patrick's Day, the iconic Irish musical featuring traditional — and loud — step-dance comes to Robinson Center Music Hall. While “Lord of the Dance” remains, in retrospect, one of the most headscratchingly random fads to come out of the '90s (it always struck me as Hee-Haw with shamrocks), the production still draws a considerable crowd with each showing. Even without Michael Flatley, the Orson Welles of “Lord of the Dance,” the show dances on with Scott Doherty, world champion Irish dancer, in the lead role.

John Tarpley  


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