Anthony started dancing at the age of three following in his sister footsteps, taking tuition under Terry Gillan and Philip Owens in Dublin, Ireland. Anthony started competing at the age of six and went on to have a very successful competitive career. Anthony’s main highlight of his competitive career was being crowned the World Irish Solo Dance Champion four times consecutively from 2000 till 2004.
Anthony has also gone on to win every other major title in the Irish dance calendar from the British Nationals to the North American and Great Britain Dance Championships.
During Anthony’s competitive career he started performing with Busch Gardens Williamsburg. After catching the touring bug Anthony was invited to start touring with Riverdance the show. He toured Europe, Asia and North America with the production enjoying every minute of it. Anthony was offered the Principal position after two years of touring with the show and has performed for some of the worlds best known dignitaries including The Queen of England, Barrack Obama and the President of China.
Anthony has also worked for the Uachtarán Na Héireann (The President of Ireland) as a special guest for many of the presidential dinners and dignitaries visiting Ireland.
Anthony is working with many dance schools in Ireland, the USA, Australia, and Brazil and is delighted to have the opportunity to be passing on his talents to the next generation.