Friday, October 1, 2021

Thu 21 Oct '21

Coffee Morning: What moves you to dance?
Thu 21 Oct '21

As well as meeting and reconnecting with local dance artists, Associate Artist Siobhán Ní Dhuinnín would like to introduce the topic 'What moves you to dance?' for discussion. This relates to research she will be undertaking as part of her time at Dance Limerick.

For more information on Associate Artist Siobhán Ní Dhuinnín click here.

Sat 23 Oct '21

Two young girls dancing together
Dance Clubs for Tots (2-4yrs)
Book : Sat 23 Oct '21 to Sat 11 Dec '21

Designed to give our youngest dancers a head start, this Dance Club for Tots explores movement through music, stimulating imagination and promoting creativity, while participating with a parent/caregiver. Time is spent learning to follow directions as well as free expression time which allows Tots to explore and develop co-ordination, all while having fun! Aoife’s class will include elements from her own dance background in Irish dance as well as creative and modern dance styles all set to popular music. It is the perfect introduction to the magic of dance for your little one.

One parent or guardian is required to stay with the student in the studio throughout the class.

Teacher Aoife O'Brien: As well as teaching dance at the Irish World Academy of Music and Dance in UL, Aoife is an experienced Irish Dance, Zumba, Pilates and Pilates Kids instructor.

Email info@dancelimerick.ie if you would like to try a pre-recorded taster class.

Dates: Saturday 23, 30 October, 6, 13, 20, 27 November, 4 & 11 December
Time: 11-11:45am 
Location: Dance Limerick studio, 1-2 John’s Square, Limerick, V94 RRH6

Important Info: 

Covid-19 & Health and Safety: The health and safety of our audience, visitors, artists, staff and volunteers is a priority.

- All Dance Limerick events follow Government and HSE guidelines.
- By booking this event, you acknowledge and take responsibility for your own health screening, and that of the class participant. You agree to comply with government directives, and you will not attend this event if you are unwell.
- We will continue to follow government guidelines, and we will update our website and social media channels on a regular basis.
- Alternatively contact our box office team with any queries on info@dancelimerick.ie / 061 400 994.

Children dancing in class
Dance Clubs for 5-8yrs
Book : Sat 23 Oct '21 to Sat 11 Dec '21

Modern and Irish dance styles combine in this introduction to movement and music from around the world. Children will be encouraged to use their imagination to express their own individuality and develop their creativity, while also building confidence and strength.

Teacher Aoife O'Brien: As well as teaching dance at the Irish World Academy of Music and Dance in UL, Aoife is an experienced Irish Dance, Zumba, Pilates and Pilates Kids instructor.

Dates: Saturday 23, 30 October, 6, 13, 20, 27 November, 4 & 11 December
Time: 12:15-1pm
Location: Dance Limerick studio, 1-2 John’s Square, Limerick, V94 RRH6

Important Info: 

Covid-19 & Health and Safety: The health and safety of our audience, visitors, artists, staff and volunteers is a priority.

- All Dance Limerick events follow Government and HSE guidelines.
- By booking this event, you acknowledge and take responsibility for your own health screening, and that of the class participant. You agree to comply with government directives, and you will not attend this event if you are unwell.
- We will continue to follow government guidelines, and we will update our website and social media channels on a regular basis.
- Alternatively contact our box office team with any queries on info@dancelimerick.ie / 061 400 994.

Dance Clubs for 9-14yrs
Book : Sat 23 Oct '21 to Sat 11 Dec '21

This class will focus on movement creation through play, improvisation and freestyle. Teacher Rachel Sheil shares techniques she has researched and learned to provide structured improvisations (contemporary) and a freestyle environment (urban styles). Every class is different, building skills consistently, but in different ways. Dancers develop skills around body-awareness and perception, along with awareness of space and people around them.

Through group improvisations, working in small groups and pairs, the class focuses on moving, expressing through movement and, of course, having fun! This class is suitable for boys and girls of any ability.

Email info@dancelimerick.ie if you would like to try a pre-recorded taster class.

Teacher: Rachel Sheil

Dates: Saturday 23, 30 October, 6, 13, 20, 27 November, 4 & 11 December
Time: 1:30-2:30pm
Location: Dance Limerick studio, 1-2 John’s Square, Limerick

Important Info: 

Covid-19 & Health and Safety: The health and safety of our audience, visitors, artists, staff and volunteers is a priority.

- All Dance Limerick events follow Government and HSE guidelines.
- By booking this event, you acknowledge and take responsibility for your own health screening, and that of the class participant. You agree to comply with government directives, and you will not attend this event if you are unwell.
- We will continue to follow government guidelines, and we will update our website and social media channels on a regular basis.
- Alternatively contact our box office team with any queries on info@dancelimerick.ie / 061 400 994.

Tue 26 Oct '21

Female hip hop dancer
Hip Hop for Adults
Tue 26 Oct '21 to Tue 30 Nov '21

Come join Hip-Hop for some high energy learning. In Rachel Sheil's class you'll be focusing on connecting to music, learning Hip-Hop foundation and choreography, and becoming comfortable with your bodies grooving.

After so much time away from dance, let's follow one of the best Hip-Hop principles: having fun and dancing together.

This is a beginners course and can cater for people who have never danced before, up to improver/intermediate level.

Sat 30 Oct '21

Two young girls dancing together
Dance Clubs for Tots (2-4yrs)
Book : Sat 23 Oct '21 to Sat 11 Dec '21

Designed to give our youngest dancers a head start, this Dance Club for Tots explores movement through music, stimulating imagination and promoting creativity, while participating with a parent/caregiver. Time is spent learning to follow directions as well as free expression time which allows Tots to explore and develop co-ordination, all while having fun! Aoife’s class will include elements from her own dance background in Irish dance as well as creative and modern dance styles all set to popular music. It is the perfect introduction to the magic of dance for your little one.

One parent or guardian is required to stay with the student in the studio throughout the class.

Teacher Aoife O'Brien: As well as teaching dance at the Irish World Academy of Music and Dance in UL, Aoife is an experienced Irish Dance, Zumba, Pilates and Pilates Kids instructor.

Email info@dancelimerick.ie if you would like to try a pre-recorded taster class.

Dates: Saturday 23, 30 October, 6, 13, 20, 27 November, 4 & 11 December
Time: 11-11:45am 
Location: Dance Limerick studio, 1-2 John’s Square, Limerick, V94 RRH6

Important Info: 

Covid-19 & Health and Safety: The health and safety of our audience, visitors, artists, staff and volunteers is a priority.

- All Dance Limerick events follow Government and HSE guidelines.
- By booking this event, you acknowledge and take responsibility for your own health screening, and that of the class participant. You agree to comply with government directives, and you will not attend this event if you are unwell.
- We will continue to follow government guidelines, and we will update our website and social media channels on a regular basis.
- Alternatively contact our box office team with any queries on info@dancelimerick.ie / 061 400 994.

Children dancing in class
Dance Clubs for 5-8yrs
Book : Sat 23 Oct '21 to Sat 11 Dec '21

Modern and Irish dance styles combine in this introduction to movement and music from around the world. Children will be encouraged to use their imagination to express their own individuality and develop their creativity, while also building confidence and strength.

Teacher Aoife O'Brien: As well as teaching dance at the Irish World Academy of Music and Dance in UL, Aoife is an experienced Irish Dance, Zumba, Pilates and Pilates Kids instructor.

Dates: Saturday 23, 30 October, 6, 13, 20, 27 November, 4 & 11 December
Time: 12:15-1pm
Location: Dance Limerick studio, 1-2 John’s Square, Limerick, V94 RRH6

Important Info: 

Covid-19 & Health and Safety: The health and safety of our audience, visitors, artists, staff and volunteers is a priority.

- All Dance Limerick events follow Government and HSE guidelines.
- By booking this event, you acknowledge and take responsibility for your own health screening, and that of the class participant. You agree to comply with government directives, and you will not attend this event if you are unwell.
- We will continue to follow government guidelines, and we will update our website and social media channels on a regular basis.
- Alternatively contact our box office team with any queries on info@dancelimerick.ie / 061 400 994.

Dance Clubs for 9-14yrs
Book : Sat 23 Oct '21 to Sat 11 Dec '21

This class will focus on movement creation through play, improvisation and freestyle. Teacher Rachel Sheil shares techniques she has researched and learned to provide structured improvisations (contemporary) and a freestyle environment (urban styles). Every class is different, building skills consistently, but in different ways. Dancers develop skills around body-awareness and perception, along with awareness of space and people around them.

Through group improvisations, working in small groups and pairs, the class focuses on moving, expressing through movement and, of course, having fun! This class is suitable for boys and girls of any ability.

Email info@dancelimerick.ie if you would like to try a pre-recorded taster class.

Teacher: Rachel Sheil

Dates: Saturday 23, 30 October, 6, 13, 20, 27 November, 4 & 11 December
Time: 1:30-2:30pm
Location: Dance Limerick studio, 1-2 John’s Square, Limerick

Important Info: 

Covid-19 & Health and Safety: The health and safety of our audience, visitors, artists, staff and volunteers is a priority.

- All Dance Limerick events follow Government and HSE guidelines.
- By booking this event, you acknowledge and take responsibility for your own health screening, and that of the class participant. You agree to comply with government directives, and you will not attend this event if you are unwell.
- We will continue to follow government guidelines, and we will update our website and social media channels on a regular basis.
- Alternatively contact our box office team with any queries on info@dancelimerick.ie / 061 400 994.

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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
jenny@dancelimerick.ie