Fri 25th April 2014

Innova Irish Dance Company: 15 piece Irish dance troupe from Northern Ireland. The girls are aged 15-23 years old. Innova impressed the judges with their unique combination of traditional Irish dancing to contemporary music. This Morning. ITV

BGT judge Alesha Dixon is simply stunned by the moves of Innova Irish Dance Company, who put a very modern twist on the dance style…… STV.

Innova Irish Dance Company: Oh, all the girls in Innova seem really sweet - they've been dancing together since they were toddlers and put it all together themselves. And don't expect just your standard Irish dance………….Digital Spy                      More

Innova give Britain’s Got Talent “tradition with a twist”

Northern Irish dance group Innova left the Britain’s Got Talent judges stunned when they performed a unique Irish dancing routine at the Belfast auditions of the show.         More

Innova Irish Dance Company are set to be one of the stand out acts from tonight’s Britain’s Got Talent show. The 15 piece Irish dance troupe from Northern Ireland are all aged between 15-23 years old and have been friends since they were the tiniest of children………….Unrealty TV                  More

15 piece, all girl Irish dancers Innova finally put the T into talent with a refreshing routine that has finally put a smile on my face. Expertly choreographed and amazing to watch. Brilliant. - Huffington Post    More

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They were perfectly in sync and got a standing ovation from the audience - and, more importantly, four yeses from the judges. - Digital Spy           More

Britain's Got Talent: It was 'tradition with a twist' that won over the judges (as Simon Cowell exited to the US for birth of his son)…..  - Daily Mail           More

Irish dancing with a twist: Innova wow Simon Cowell on Britain’s Got Talent…- Metro          More

Sat 26thApril 2014

This will definitely challenge what you thought you knew about Irish dancing. A dance troupe from the North brought Irish dancing into the 21st century on Saturday night at the Belfast leg of the Britain's Got Talent auditions. - Breaking      More

Mon 28thApril 2014

The stars of the Innova Irish Dance Company will be chatting to The Magazine's Sarah Travers on Monday, following their show-stopping Britain's Got Talent audition which aired on UTV at the weekend.  - UTV                      More

An Irish dance troupe is set to take the world by storm after wowing Simon Cowell at auditions for the hit TV show "Britain’s Got Talent."   - Irish Central              More

The Innova Irish Dance Company have made it through to the live semi-finals of Britain's Got Talent, following tense deliberations from the judges. The Portstewart-based group wowed the panel during the Belfast auditions in January with their "unique twist" on classic Irish Dancing - UTV           More

Innova all set for LIVE semi finals on BGT - Fingers and toes were crossed across the North Coast on Sunday night as television viewers finally found out who would be taking part in this week’s live Britain’s Got Talent semi finals. -  Coleraine Times  More


Sun 25th May 2014

Mayor congratulates Innova - Mayor of Coleraine, Councillor David Harding has extended his disappointment and congratulations to the North Coast Irish Dance Company ‘Innova’ after their dramatic exit at the semi-finals of Britain’s Got Talent. - Coleraine Times              More

Innova ‘Do proud’ on BGT’s Semi-Final - Innova Irish Dance Company jigged their way into the Britain’s Got Talent audience’s hearts tonight, as the girls gave a fantastic performance on the fourth semi-final. - STV    More

BGT's Innova 'do Northern Ireland proud'-The Innova Irish Dance Company have narrowly missed out on a place in the Britain's Got Talent final, despite performing a show-stopping routine that did "Northern Ireland proud" - UTV           more


 Cannot believe we made the top 3 in what has to be one of the strongest nights of the semi-finals and we were soooooo close!! Thanks so so so much to everyone who has supported us throughout our journey, particularly everyone who voted. You are truly AMAZING - NI pulling together at its best! We are beyond proud and grateful to have represented our wee country. Lots more in store for Innova in the upcoming weeks and months!   #REDalert

Below is a timeline of our BGT journey in 2014. Start at the bottom of the page and relive some of the moments that all at Innova-IDC will never forget.

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