2017 CLASS: Beginner Old-Style Irish Dance (Kids)
Severna Park Community Center
623 Baltimore Annapolis Blvd
Severna Park, MD 21146
13 January to 9 June 2017 (except 14 April)
Day and Time:
Friday evenings, 5:00 - 6:00 p.m.
$525 ($25 per class for 21 weeks)
6 and up
Students will learn basic old-style Irish dance steps and learn to identify forms of Irish traditional dance music (i.e. reels, jigs, hornpipes, etc) by ear. Students will become familiar with historical aspects of Irish traditional music and dance, especially the lineage of dances and steps they learn.
This class builds fluency with fundamental concepts in Irish dancing such as learning to count beats in a measure and measures in a part, and executing batters, tip downs, hop backs, overs, the rise and grind, and the side step.
Every class features live music.
Students may elect to pay for the entire term up front by January 13th, or they may pay in quarters due January 13th, February 24th, April 7th, and May 12th.