2018-2019 Year

Location Name Class Days
Studio Black
Belfast/Galway/O Prep
Class for dancers who compete in Preliminary and Open championship level. They must be enrolled in two classes a week, preferably three.
Tuesday
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Studio Black
Dublin
Continuing class for those dancers in Beginner 1 and 2 and Novice with Hard Shoe experience.
Wednesday
4:15 PM to 5:15 PM
Dublin Slow Hard Shoe
This is
Wednesday
4:15 PM to 5:30 PM
Studio Gray
Killarney (Beginner)
This is a class for brand new dancers over 5 as well as returning students with soft shoe experience only. Beginner 1 and 2 competitively.
Wednesday
4:15 PM to 5:00 PM
Studio Black
Derry
Class for those in Novice and OPW for all dances or with teacher placement.
Wednesday
5:15 PM to 6:30 PM
Studio Gray
Donegal
Class for dancers competing and placing in the OPW level or teacher approval.
Wednesday
5:15 PM to 6:30 PM
Studio Black
Belfast/Galway
Class for dancers who compete in Preliminary and Open championship level.
Wednesday
6:15 PM to 7:45 PM
Studio Gray
Dublin
Continuing class for those dancers in Beginner 1 and 2 and Novice with Hard Shoe experience. e.
Thursday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Dublin Slow Hard Shoe
This is
Thursday
5:00 PM to 6:15 PM
Studio Black
Killarney (Beginners)
Class for Beginner 1 and 2 Students who have no hard shoe experience or are new to Irish Dance. This can be a second day per week option for those looking for more instruction or as an alternative to Saturday Killarney class
Thursday
5:00 PM to 5:45 PM
Studio Purple
Introductory Hard Shoe
Introductory hard shoe instruction for those in Killarney Class. New or Continuing students with no hard shoe experience.
Thursday
5:45 PM to 6:30 PM
Studio Black
Derry
Class for those in Novice and OPW for all dances. Dancers who are not yet in OPW and placing in all dances or with teacher placement.
Thursday
6:00 PM to 7:15 PM
Studio Black
Donegal
Class for those who currently are dancing OPW and placing in all dances or with teacher approval.
Thursday
6:00 PM to 7:15 PM
Studio Black
Belfast/Galway
Class for dancers who compete in Preliminary and Open championship level.
Thursday
7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Studio Black
Dublin
Continuing class for those dancers in Beginner 1 and 2 and Novice with Hard Shoe experience.
Saturday
8:00 AM to 9:00 AM
Dublin Slow Hard Shoe
This is
Saturday
8:00 AM to 9:15 AM
Studio Gray
Killarney (Beginner)
Class for Beginner 1 and 2 Students over 5 who have no hard shoe experience or are new to Irish Dance.
Saturday
8:00 AM to 8:45 AM
Studio Purple
Wee Ones
Class for pre-schoolers ages 3-5 (younger if approved by instructor). Must be fully potty trained and able to follow directions. Dance fundamentals taught in a fun, game and story-telling way.
Saturday
8:00 AM to 8:40 AM
Derry
Class for those in Novice and OPW for all dances. Dancers who are not yet in OPW and placing in all dances or with teacher placement.
Saturday
9:00 AM to 10:15 AM
Donegal
Class for dancers competing and placing in the OPW level in all dances or by teacher approval.
Saturday
9:00 AM to 10:15 AM
Belfast/Galway
Class for dancers who compete in Preliminary and Open championship level. They must be enrolled in at least two classes a week, preferably three.
Saturday
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

January 2019 Workshop

Location Name Class Days
Soft Shoe Skills and Drills
Beginner Soft Shoe Drills and Skills Workshop (Ages 6 and up Beginner and Novice Levels):
This workshop is intended to work on various skills and drills needed throughout a an Irish dancer’s career. There will be components from currents steps pulled out and isolated. Dancers will learn new “tricks” and drill foot positioning. This workshop will focus on foot positioning, placement, and lifts.
Sunday
8:00 AM to 9:00 AM
Hard Shoe Skills and Drills
Beginner 2/Novice Hard Shoe Drills and Skills Workshop (Must be competing in hard shoe-Dublin):
This workshop is intended to work on various skills and drills needed throughout an Irish dancer’s career in hard shoe. There will be components from currents steps pulled out and isolated. Dancers will learn new rhythm sets and drill foot positioning. This workshop will focus on foot positioning, placement, and rhythd lifts.
Sunday
9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
Belfast/Galway Workshop WITH Saturday Registration
This is for Belfast/Galway dancers that are enrolled in Saturday classes.
Sa 10:00 AM-1:00 PM
Su 2:00 PM-5:30 PM
Belfast/Galway Workshop WITHOUT Saturday Registration
This is for Belfast/Galway dancers that are NOT enrolled in Saturday classes.
Sa 10:00 AM-1:00 PM
Su 2:00 PM-5:30 PM
New Hard Shoe Show Workshop
New Hard Shoe Show Number (Derry level and up):
This workshop will work with Derry, Donegal, Belfast, Galway, and previous same level dancers on a new hard shoe show number. Whether they are currently enrolled and doing competitions/show or have Irish danced previously and want to come learn something new, this workshop is a perfect choice! Having a hard time visualizing what this might look like? Check out this video that will show an idea of what the dance would look similar to…… The choreography will be different a and specially created for CNT. This show number will be flexible to present to an audience where it will be able to be danced with a handful of dancers or a large group (similar to finale). It is designed to be functional with our school and students. Dancers will be challenged with new skills as well as incorporating arm movement.
Sa 2:00 PM-5:00 PM
Su 10:00 AM-1:00 PM