Céilí Afro Dabke - Open Call

Monday, 9 December, 2019 - 13:52

Learn to dance, have fun and meet people from around the world at our Céilí Afro Dabke Performance Project.

Céilí Afro Dabke is a world music céilí featuring African dance, traditional dabke dance from Palestine/Syria and the old style Irish céilí dances.

There are 2 parts to the project:

- A series of 8 free workshops in African dance and dabke in January and February 2020 (workshops suitable for 18yrs+).
- A performance during the public Céili Afro Dabke on Saturday 8 February during the What Next dance festival (céilí suitable for all ages).

Open to everyone to come dance and meet folks from all over the world that live in your neighbourhood. No previous dance experience required.

If you'd like to get involved or would like more info on the project email info@dancelimerick.ie or call us on 061 400 994.


Tuesdays and Thursdays | 7-9pm

January 14th, 16th, 21st, 23rd, 28th, 30th & February 4th & 6th

Performance: Saturday 8th February, 8pm


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Dance Limerick exists to support the development of professional dance artists within the Limerick region and beyond.

Through a combination of performance platforms, residency opportunities, master classes, talks and lectures, Dance Limerick will advocate for artistic dialogue and exchange. In collaboration with dance artists across a range of practices, Dance Limerick will promote the creation of new and innovative work and will devise programmes of access, engagement and participation for the wider public.

Based at the premises of the former Daghdha Dance Company, Dance Limerick houses offices and a fully equipped studio space along with a separate performance venue known as the Daghda Space

Further information about facilities and opportunities for professional dance artists available from Jenny Traynor at