Dance Limerick Residency Week 2

Thank to everyone who came and supported us during our sharing of Whispers. It was great to have so much feedback and to experience the piece with an audience. Stay tuned for more happenings…this is only the start! Tweet Follow @SKDance21

Dance Limerick Residency Week 1

Week 1 of our Dance Limerick Residency is complete- 4 dancers and lots of ideas explored playing with audience proximity and interaction, challenging and invading personal space and finding new ways of collaborating and working together . Looking forward to now pulling them altogether next week for our sharing and meeting more of the Dance […]

Dance Limerick Open Integrated Workshop

A great way to start off my 2 week residency with an open integrated workshop. It was important for me to engage with the community and meet fellow dancers with an interest in integrated dance. Now its back to exploring and developing some of our ideas before another open workshop Tuesday 5th July 10-12pm at […]

BEAT Carnival Village!

Need plans for this weekend, then look no further! Come along and join us for BEAT Carnival Village in Ormeau Park this Saturday 25th June 12pm-6pm. Over the last few weeks we have been working with community dance groups across Belfast as part of a special parade as well as an extra ordinary Finale with BEATnDRUM, […]

Danze Senza Barriere! Italy

Danze Senza Barriere! What a beautiful project to be involved with…This Spring Barriere Al Vento and their wonderful Artistic Director Chiara Dollorenzo invited myself and six other community dance artists from England, Germany, Austria & Mexico to be apart of Segni di Una Comunita/Signs of a Community. This inclusive community dance festival based in Galatina in […]

Mentorship programme with young dance artist!

I am delighted to be mentoring young up and coming dance artist Nikki McLaughlin as part of her ida award (Individual disabled/deaf artist scheme) through ADF (Arts & Disability Forum) and funded by the Arts Council of Northern Ireland. Over the course of 10 weeks Nikki will be creating a her first solo dance theatre […]

Segni di una comunita-Inclusive dance festival Italy

Delighted to have been invited to a be a part of a very special international community dance festival in Galantina, Italy this June with the Associazione Barriere al vento lead by choreographer Chiara Dollorenzo. Thanks to the Arts Council NI Travel Award for helping me make it happen as well! Check out a short video […]

Mentoring Dance Artist Linda Fearon

  I was delighted to be invited by dance artist Linda Fearon to be one of her mentors on her SIAP Arts Council of Northern Ireland award. Taking three full days to look at community dance, facilitation and workshop developments with young people and adults with and without disabilities. I have known Linda for a […]

New Term starts with Dylan Quinn Dance Theatre

Delighted to back for another term of community dance classes with Dylan Quinn Dance Theatre starting this Saturday the 23rd April. Classes include: MINI MOVERS: Ages 4-7 10.30-11.15am ENNISKILLEN BUTTERFLY BALLET: Ages 5-7 11.30-12.15pm ENNISKILLEN FUNKY FEET: Ages 7-11 12.30-1.30pm ENNISKILLEN CONNECT YOUTH GROUP: Ages 12+ 2pm-3pm ENNISKILLEN BUTTERFLY BALLET: Ages 5-7 3.45pm-4.30pm LISNASKEA To book […]

Broadway Dance with Kaleidoscope NI in Newry

In September 2015 I joined the Kaleidoscope NI artistic team leading their weekly Friday morning dance class for over 60s at Newry Arts Centre . Now each week I look forward to the fun and dancing as we blend a range of styles from Broadway classics to contemporary dance and even some hip hop! If you are […]