A GAELIC GATHERING


This ensemble of talented musicians and dancers share the rich cultural heritage of Ireland through music and dance geared to intrigue audiences of all ages.

To book a residency, contact Arts Teach at: ArtsTeach@SCFTA.org or call (714) 556-2122 ext. 4310

Irish Dance & Drama

In a creative combination of dance and drama, students learn to fuse theatrical techniques with traditional Irish dance and Celtic folktales creating truly unique performance pieces rich in Ireland’s cultural and artistic traditions. Throughout this residency students will develop skills in literacy, cultural awareness, creative expression, physical movement and dramatic performance.

Fees:   Mini-Residency - $130 per Session per Class
Residency - $105 per Session per Class
Capacity: 35
Availability: In-Person or Virtually
  

Traditional, Rhythmic and Creative Irish Dance

Learn the basic steps in the Reel and Jig dance. Create an original dance phrase with a partner from an assortment of Irish foot moves. Students also explore Celtic art and Ireland’s geography giving them a variety of access points into this lively culture.

Fees:   Mini-Residency - $130 per Session per Class
Residency - $105 per Session per Class
Capacity: 35
Availability: In-Person or Virtually
  

Write Move! Literacy Through Dance

Throughout the residency, students will learn how to use a variety of grade level specific writing genres to describe the Irish Dances they are taught. Journalist and professional Irish dance teacher Máire Clerkin uses dance as a tool to motivate, inspire, and support all students to write. Lessons designed to adhere to Common Core State Standards.

Fees:   Mini-Residency - $130 per Session per Class
Residency - $105 per Session per Class
Capacity: 35 students
Availability: In-Person or Virtually