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Ballet, Irish Dance, and Polish Food

Saturday started off with my triumphant return to ballet class after missing three weeks. There were only four of us, and I’m a bit surprised there are fewer of us now than during the summer session. 395 more words

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Dancing in Limerick

I spent the month of August in Limerick working with UK choreographer, Lea Anderson, on a new piece entitled ‘Snapshot’. We performed in Dance Limerick; The Cube in NUIG Galway; Firkin Crane, Cork and Dance House Dublin. 70 more words


I'm Officially a Novice

Yesterday was my first feis after dropping down from Adult to &Over grades.

Overall it went alright. I really liked being in regular competition and being able to wear socks instead of tights! 378 more words

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National champion Irish dancer readies for competition in Ireland

A rising junior at River Hill High School, Gaby Stratmann will be balancing college tours with preparing for All-Ireland Championships in Belfast, Ireland this November, and the World Championships in Dublin next spring. 76 more words


The Joy of the Dance

When I was 6 years old my parents enrolled me in ballet lessons.  Like most little girls I had dreams of being a ballerina, and I am grateful to my parents for giving me the chance to live my dream. 340 more words


Irish I Were Less Drunk for That Flight

Why I traversed the country for a festival in a field and all the reasons why you should be in Dublin, Ohio the first full weekend in August. 2,421 more words


Gear + Collage = Ready to Rock!

Although I’m not up to my desired training levels, I’ve made good progress this week. I’ve been tracking my calories, got two good dance classes in, and been up on my environmental preparations (mostly groceries and cleaning, but soon to include food prep and other time saving measures). 240 more words

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