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World Irish Dance Championships

Competitors perform at the World Irish Dance Championship in London, England, April 13, 2014.

The 44th World Irish Dance Championship is currently running at London’s Hilton London Metropole hotel, and will host approximately 5,000 dancers competing in solo, Ceili, modern figure choreography and dance drama categories during the week long event. 6 more words

Irish Dance In Boise

Watch 'Jigs & Wigs' series here

Not sure how long this will last, but Irish dance fans from outside the UK can watch BBC One TV program “Jigs & Wigs” on YouTube — for the time being, that is. 53 more words

Good Luck Basket

Last night we had a send off for my friend going to Worlds, and I made this cute basket for her as a good luck gift.   356 more words

Irish Dance

Celtic Steps Killarney

Celtic Step was born from an idea to showcase Ireland’s traditional music, song and dance and to portray the music of Kerry and beyond, the songs of Ireland’s history. 109 more words

Events Killarney

Thoughts on Lepecki and absent-presence

At the start of his essay “Concept and Presence: The Contemporary European Dance Scene,” dance scholar André Lepecki introduces the Manifesto for a European Performance Policy… 625 more words

Class-Research Connections

Irish Dancing Is Funny

Irish dancing is a funny kind of sport*. Arms have to stay glued at your side. Your legs have to kick up to your face, but still straight. 217 more words