The Works Presents with John Kelly returns with a new ten-part series in which John meets key Irish figures from the arts - watch the latest episode here, via RTÉ Player.

Dublin-born director and choreographer Michael Keegan-Dolan trained at the Central School of Ballet. For many years he was Artistic and Executive Director of Fabulous Beast Dance Theatre – and among his many award winning productions were Rian, Giselle, The Bull and The Rite of Spring.

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In 2016 he formed Teaċ Daṁsa in Kerry – their first production being a ground-breaking staging of Swan Lake/Loch na hEala.

John Kelly and Michael Keegan-Dolan

Further afield, Michael has directed and choreographed for the National Theatre in London, the English National Opera, and the Bavarian State Opera. And he is now associate at Sadler's Wells.

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The Works Presents: Michael Keegan-Dolan, RTÉ One, December 9th at 11.15 pm - enjoy more from The Works Presents here.