Designer sues Riverdance duo

Riverdance duo Moya Doherty and John McColgan have vowed to fight claims by fashion designer Jen Kelly that they used his designs without permission.

Susan Mitchell

Deputy Editor and Health Editor @susmitchellsbp
31st October, 2009

Riverdance duo Moya Doherty and John McColgan have vowed to fight claims by fashion designer Jen Kelly that they used his designs without permission.

The owners of the Riverdance show said they would vigorously defend the case, which will be heard in the High Court this week.

Kelly, a haute couture designer, is suing Riverdance promoters Abhann Productions and Tyrone Productions for breach of contract and is seeking royalties from Riverdance’s profits.

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