"Lord of the Dance" is a hymn with words written by English songwriter Sydney Carter in It follows the idea of a traditional English carol, "Tomorrow Shall Be My Dancing Day" which tells the gospel story in the first person voice of Jesus of Nazareth with the device of portraying Jesus' life and mission as a dance. Lord of the Dance is an Irish musical and dance production that was created, choreographed, and produced by Irish-American dancer Michael Flatley, who also took a starring role. The music for the show was written by Ronan Hardiman Background. Michael Flatley found his first fame starring in. Feb 24, · It's hard to dance with the Devil on your back They buried my body, they thought I was gone But I am the dance, and the dance goes on Dance, dance, wherever you may be I am the Lord of the dance.
Mar 30, · 50+ videos Play all Mix - Lord of the Dance Michael Flatley YouTube Riverdance at the Eurovision Song Contest 30 April , Dublin #Riverdance20 - Duration: Riverdance 11,, views. May 14, · Michael Flatley's best performance. Michael Flatley and Lord of the Dance on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert - Duration: Michael Flatley 2,, views. "Dance then, wherever you may be, I am the Lord of the dance," said he, "And I'll lead you all wherever you may be, And I'll lead you all in the dance," said he. I danced on a Friday when the sky turned black, It's hard who dance with the devil on your back. They buried my body, they thought I'd gone, But I am the dance, and I still go on. Jul 12, · Though Riverdance had established Flatley as a star, Lord of the Dance turned him into a one-man entertainment empire. Although some critics considered Lord of the Dance to be an overblown exercise in self-indulgence and dance purists cringed at the sequined jackets and tight pants that Flatley favoured, his talent and stage presence were undeniable.. The public response was overwhelmingly. Directed by David Mallet. With Michael Flatley, Bernadette Flynn, Daire Nolan, Gillian Norris. Since its premiere, Lord of the Dance has been captivating audiences and critics around the globe and has grossed over one billion dollars worldwide. Now fans will have a once in a lifetime opportunity, when the world famous Lord of the Dance and star Michael Flatley brings his vision to home /10(). Lord of the Dance Lyrics: I danced in the morning when the world was young / I danced in the moon and the stars and the sun / I came down from heaven and I danced on the earth / In Betlehem I had.