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A Return to Strength

Thursday is supposed to be strength day, but it’s usually extra rest day because I never want to do it when I get home from work. 417 more words

Irish Dance

A Taste of Ireland – The Christmas Spectacular

Event: A Taste of Ireland – The Christmas Spectacular

Where: Various venues: Gold Coast; Wollongong; Newcastle; Bendigo; Melbourne; See: A Taste of Ireland 

When: Tuesday 19th December to Saturday 23rd December. 175 more words


Our Trip to Chicago

We love Chicago. This past weekend the Mid-America Irish Dance Oireachtas (regionals) was held in Shaumsburg, just outside of Chicago. My daughter was dancing a traditional set on Saturday but many of her friends were dancing on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, so we made the decision to spend the whole weekend. 237 more words


Jockey to the Fair

After successfully learning and polishing Blackbird, we’re having a little fun in Traditional Sets class. My teacher opened up the class for drop in and we’re spending the last two classes of the session learning Jockey to the Fair! 203 more words


History of Irish Dance

The history of Irish dance started when the Celts arrived in Ireland from central Europe over 2,000 years ago. They brought with them their individual styles of dances and music. 64 more words

Irish History

Irish Dancer Caydee is Kicking up Tradition

By Michaela Althouse

Featured in Metro Eireann

Caydee Dunne fell into her success in Irish dancing, but her trophies show she certainly landed on her feet. 529 more words


Trebling Along

Last night was my regular solo class with my little Novice/Prizewinner friends. I miss my adult friend (she’s busy getting her Master’s degree and so on hiatus), but I’ve long since gotten used to being the only old person in a sea of 10-12 year olds. 557 more words