Irish History in music and dance – watch those feet fly!

An Irish dancer with the ‘fastest feet in the world’ celebrates 100 years of Irish history from the Easter Rising to Packer Bonner saving a penalty

Five-time World Champion Irish Dancer David Geaney from Dingle, County Kerry, and James Devine from Ardnacrusha, County Clare, have created a 1916 tribute video, called ‘Velocity’.

I went to Irish dancing classes as a child…I was useless at it so I never got the dress or the ringlets in my hair but I’m not bitter. When it is done properly it’s thrilling to watch.

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