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|Caption||María Pagés during Telethon (1996)|
Spanish flamenco dancer María Pagés performs during the 1996 RTÉ People in Need Telethon in Studio 4 on 26 April 1996. She was appearing in the 'Riverdance' stage show at the time.
Generally held every two years, the Telethon is a day-long live television event aimed at raising money for charity. The 1996 Telethon raised in excess of £3.1 million for the People in Need charity. The RTÉ Guide published a preview on 19 April 1996 while RTÉ's staff magazine, 'Access', published a follow-up report on 30 May 1996.
|Collection||RTÉ Stills Library|
|Date of photograph||
(26/Apr/1996 - 26/Apr/1996)