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Jean Butler

Dancer and choreographer most widely known for starring in the initial creation of Riverdance. An celebrity and a dancer, she made an appearance in such movies as Goldfish Memory space as well as the Brylcreem Young boys. She began contending as a kid in Irish dance contests, winning numerous local and nationwide championships. She researched theater in the College or university of Birmingham in Britain. She and her two siblings had been created in Mineola, NY for an Irish mom. She and fellow Irish American dancer Michael Flatley developed a dance piece for the 1994 Eurovision Music Contest that influenced the groundbreaking Irish dance display Riverdance.

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