Last night (11 September), Heartbeat of Home, by the producers of Riverdance opened in the West End. Their extraordinary dance and music extravaganza, embracing flavours and cultures from around the world is at the Piccadilly Theatre for a strictly limited run until 13 October.
VIP attendees included: Saara Aalto, Chizzy Akudolu, Stephanie Beacham, Bertie Carvel, Graziano Di Prima, Amy Hart, Dame Kelly Holmes, Naomi Isted, Summer Monteys-Fullam, Alex Murphy, Angela Rippon, Michel Roux Jr, Angela Scanlon, David Seaman, Dr Ranji Singh, Penny Smith and Anna Wilson-Jones
Heartbeat of Home is a spine-tingling, tantalizing, high octane, sexy, dance and music extravaganza. It is a heart–stopping tour de force that features the dynamic, vibrant components of traditional Irish, Latin, Hip-Hop, Afro-Cuban and Contemporary music and dance, uniting performers and audiences on journeys to find a home, wherever that may be.
Heartbeat of Home showcases 33 world-class dancers and live musicians from Ireland, U.S.A, Australia, Britain, Canada, Italy, Argentina and Spain. Produced by Moya Doherty, conceived and directed by John McColgan with award-winning Irish composer, Brian Byrne (who has worked with Katy Perry and Barbara Streisand), concept development and lyrics by award-winning Irish writer Joseph O’Connor and choreography by David Bolger.
The Heartbeat of Home creative team also includes John Carey (Irish Dance Choreography), Alan Farquharson (Set Design), David Torpey/Image Now and David Mattias/COSMO (Set Projection Design), Peter Canning (Lighting Design), Ciarán Byrne (Sound Design), Monica Ennis and Niamh O’Connor (Costumes Styling) and Padraic Moyles (Associate Director).
Heartbeat of Home is produced in the West End by Riverdream Productions Limited.
Search tickets below.
Theatre: Piccadilly Theatre, 16 Denman St, Soho, London W1D 7DY
Dates: Booking to 13 October 2019
Performances: Monday - Saturday at 7.30pm, Thursday and Saturday 2.30pm and Sunday 3pm
Running time: Approximately 1 hour 50 minutes including interval
Prices: Tickets from £25
All ticket prices include a £1.75 restoration levy. No booking fee via official box office channels, however a transaction fee per booking will apply
Search tickets below.