2018-2019 Dance year Schedule
2018-2019 Year Calendar - Classes Resume Tuesday Sept 4th
NO CLASSES ON THE FOLLOWING DATES:
Oct 25 and Oct 31 - Halloween, Nov 20-25 Thanksgiving— no Sunday Class, December 22-Jan 2 - Winter Break, Jan 20 MLK Weekend/Feb 17 President's Day Weekend - reserved for snow make ups, TBA, April 18-21 Easter Break, May 26-27 Memorial Day.
Other Notable Dates:
October 20th, 2018 - Family and Friend's Show
March 17th, 2019 - St. Patrick's Day
May 11th, 2019 - Stage Show
June/July TBA - The Company Project Tour Show
In New Beginner, we explore the positions and movements used to create the step dances and teach fun group dances called Ceilis.
Recommended for dancers 5-8 years old.
In Level 1, we will continue working on Slip Jigs and Ceili dances in Soft shoe, and Hardshoe Reels in Hardshoe.
Recommended for 9+ or with 1 year of Irish Dance Experience
In Level 2, we emphasize technique as we explore the Reels and Jigs in more depth and hardshoe technique.
Recommended for dancers 10 years or older or with 2 or more years of Irish dance experience.
In Level 3&4, we will continue to improve technique. the soft shoe level requirements for the dancers in Slip Jigs, Single Jigs and Hornpipes and Treble Reels, and introduce more intricate movements.
Recommended for dancers with 3+ years of Irish dance experience.
Open to all dancers 15+ and adults who wish to learn Ceili Dances, Soft shoe and hard shoe solos and choreography.
Level 5: we will continue to improve technique and teach Slip Jigs, Single Jigs and Hornpipes, Treble Jigs, Treble Reels, and introduce new choreography and additional showcase opportunities.