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Friday, but this isn’t the oldie

Ever since the emergence of the Irish dance troupe Riverdance, there seem to be more and more dance troupes emerging onto the pop scene. Which is only good –  I love it when young people are exposed to more art. Especially forms that are new to them. This one – from Britain’s Got Talent – is clearly the result of hard hard work and extreme discipline. And the final product is superb. Not perfect, but these guys are entirely self taught. Note also the ongoing influence of Michael Jackson, who created an entirely new American dance form. And it will survive. Flawless: