The Making of Heartbeat of Home documentary airs on US TV.
This 40 minute documentary which follows the journey of the new stage show from its earliest stages of development through to its world premiere in Dublin in October 2013, will be broadcast on PBS channels in the USA starting this Saturday.
Transmission times are as follows:
Saturday 30th November – WGBH at 3:30pm and WGBX44 at 1:30pm & 8:00pm
Sunday 1st December – WGBH at 5:00pm,
Monday 2nd December – WGBX at 1:00pm,
Tuesday 3rd December – WGBH at 7:30pm
Sunday 8th December – WGBH at 4:30pm.
Wednesday 4th December – WTTW HD at 9:00pm
Friday 6th December – WTTW HD at 10:30pm
Wednesday 11th December – WTTW HD at 7:30pm
Monday 2nd December – WNED at 8:00pm
Wednesday 4th December – WNED at 3:00pm
Friday 6th December WNED at 10:00pm
More transmission times to follow.
The documentary features interviews with Heartbeat of Home key creative’s, dancers and musicians with some great behind the scenes footage.
It follows the casting of world class dancers though an online talent search and goes into the rehearsal rooms with choreographers David Bolder and John Carey as they bring the multi cultural fusion of Irish, Latin and Afro-Cuban dance together and the creation of spectacular dance numbers.