Video – ultimate dance-off as tap takes on Irish

Video – ultimate dance-off as tap takes on Irish

Oh it’s on! Two hunky tap dancers take on three rugged Irish dancers in what has to be considered the ultimate dance-off.

The two athletic tap dancers open the show with a flawless display as they tap in perfect unison to a nice chilled out bit of jazz saxophone.

Video – ultimate dance-off as tap takes on Irish

The audience are enjoying the show when three strapping Irishmen stride onto the stage and face down their rivals.

The tap dancers look at each other confused as the Irish begin stomping their feet and leaping into the air, to the music of a violinist who has suddenly appeared on the stage.

The entertaining dance-off has begun. Watch below to see how it pans out.

More Irish dance videos

Flashmob Catholic style – happy couple stunned on wedding day

Cork trio showcase Irish dancing in all its glory

Why do Irish dancers always keep their hands by their side? Well, could that just be a myth?

Fusion Fighters keep raising the bar in Irish dance

Six-year-old Irish dancer wows Simon Cowell

Learn how to Irish dance with these quick four steps

Riverdance – where it all began in 1994

Leading performer celebrates Irish dance in its simplest form

The Willis Clan – 12 talented siblings of Irish music and dance

More popular articles and videos

The real life mystery of what Maureen O’Hara whispered to make John Wayne look so shocked

Meghan Markle can trace her family tree back to Ireland

Matt Damon winning hearts and minds with charm assault on Ireland

Cork trio showcase Irish dancing in all its glory

Action hero Tom Cruise was once attacked by an old man in a Kerry pub

Celebrate with the top 10 Irish recipes

Liam Neeson speaks about his late wife in emotional interview

Dating site explains why Irish men make wonderful husband material

How to become an Irish citizen

Billy Connolly says public should ignore politicians and listen to comedians

Take a look inside Hollywood star Saoirse Ronan’s stunning Irish home

Join our community