Making Irish eyes smile

2009-12-01 00:00

SUNSET Soireé and The Pig And Whistle have joined forces to support champion Irish dancers Samantha and Melissa Wood in raising money to travel to the All Ireland Championships at Ireland’s National Events Centre in Killarney from February­ 7 to February 15.

The All Ireland Dancing Championships are an annual event that aims to recognise worldwide talent and dedication to one of Ireland’s best loved cultural heritages.

Samantha and Melissa will also use the fundraising show, All the Way to Killarney!, to pay tribute to their mother’s teacher, Megan de Beyer­, who died on Saturday.

All the Way to Killarney!, which can be seen at the Cordwalles Theatre on December­ 5 at 7 pm, will also feature performances by the cast from the Pig and Whistle show Dancing in the Street and the Latin duo, Rick Dufourq­ and Liz Dzubinsky.

Tickets are R80, which includes drinks and snacks. To book, phone Ronèl Wood at 033 342 2338 or e-mail­

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