Educate Together Claregalway 2023-2024 Season

Name
Days
Location
Happy Feet - Junior Class - Term 4
Happy Feet Dance Class introduces students to the magic and wonder of dance through creative movement, dance and play! Students become aware of the magnificent capabilities of the body and will explore the styles of Musical Theatre, Jazz, Hip Hop, Yoga and Gymnastics with a focus on encouraging creativity, imagination and self-confidence.
Friday
2:00 PM to 2:45 PM
Claregalway
Dance Club - Senior Class - Term 4
Dance Club is an excitingly fast passed class, offering the perfect variety for the dancer that wants it all! Students will explore the styles and techniques of Jazz, Musical Theatre, Disco & Freestyle. It is a great introduction to the possibilities of dance.
Friday
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Claregalway

Moycullen 2023-2024 Season

Name
Days
Location
Happy Feet - Moycullen - ages 3-5
Happy Feet Dance Class introduces students to the magic and wonder of dance through creative movement, dance and play! Students become aware of the magnificent capabilities of the body and will explore the styles of Musical Theatre, Jazz, Hip Hop, Yoga and Gymnastics with a focus on encouraging creativity, imagination and self-confidence.
Tuesday
3:00 PM to 3:45 PM
Moycullen
Kids Hip Hop - Moycullen - ages 6-8
Hip Hop is an energetic dance form that allows dancers to perform with freedom of movement and this style of dance is the pinnacle of self-expression! Discover all areas of Hip Hop with the coolest class in town! Hip Hop is an umbrella term which many styles and techniques fall under, such as locking, funk, krump, house, whacking and much more. Hip Hop promotes self-confidence, coordination, endurance, strength, musicality and social interaction. Students will get a taste of several different styles making the lessons exciting, energetic and inspiring.
Tuesday
4:00 PM to 4:45 PM
Moycullen
Pre-Teen Hip Hop - Moycullen- ages 9-12
Hip Hop is an energetic dance form that allows dancers to perform with freedom of movement and this style of dance is the pinnacle of self-expression! Discover all areas of Hip Hop with the coolest class in town! Hip Hop is an umbrella term which many styles and techniques fall under, such as locking, funk, krump, house, whacking and much more. Hip Hop promotes self-confidence, coordination, endurance, strength, musicality and social interaction. Students will get a taste of several different styles making the lessons exciting, energetic and inspiring.
Tuesday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Moycullen
Teen Hip Hop - Moycullen - ages 13+
Hip Hop is an energetic dance form that allows dancers to perform with freedom of movement and this style of dance is the pinnacle of self-expression! Discover all areas of Hip Hop with the coolest class in town! Hip Hop is an umbrella term which many styles and techniques fall under, such as locking, funk, krump, house, whacking and much more. Hip Hop promotes self-confidence, coordination, endurance, strength, musicality and social interaction. Students will get a taste of several different styles making the lessons exciting, energetic and inspiring.
Tuesday
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Moycullen
Twinkle Toes Creative Ballet - Moycullen - ages 3-5
Is your little one ready to take their first dance steps? This is where it all begins! Skills are introduced in their most basic form, which helps build a solid foundation for any future dance study. Concentration is on developmental skills needed to execute primary dance steps. Toddler dance classes are gently structured for our younger students, focusing mainly on building gross and fine motor skills, coordination, while encouraging creativity, imagination and self-confidence. At GRDA we want to make sure all our Tiny Tots receive the benefits of dance in a fun, supported environment.
Wednesday
3:00 PM to 3:45 PM
Moycullen
Prep and Primary - Moycullen - ages 6-8
Is your little one ready to take their first dance steps? This is where it all begins! Skills are introduced in their most basic form, which helps build a solid foundation for any future dance study. Concentration is on developmental skills needed to execute primary dance steps. Toddler dance classes are gently structured for our younger students, focusing mainly on building gross and fine motor skills, coordination, while encouraging creativity, imagination and self-confidence. At GRDA we want to make sure all our Tiny Tots receive the benefits of dance in a fun, supported environment.
Wednesday
4:00 PM to 4:45 PM
Moycullen
Pre-Teen Contemporary - Moycullen - ages 9-12
Contemporary dance takes its roots in ballet and modern, but has more of an organic stance to movement. This class is a more expressive and grounded style of movement that lift the restrictions of ballet and uses technique to its advantage. Contemporary dance explores the possibilities of movement and the use of space, strengthening the dancer both mentally and physically. These classes are for dancers who like creative and physical challenges that require persistence and practice. The students will be taught technique and improvisation to help express emotion physically through dance. Exercises focus on increasing flexibility and strength, total body connectivity, creative problem solving and expressing personal style.
Wednesday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Moycullen
Teen Contemporary - Moycullen - ages 13+
Contemporary dance takes its roots in ballet and modern, but has more of an organic stance to movement. This class is a more expressive and grounded style of movement that lift the restrictions of ballet and uses technique to its advantage. Contemporary dance explores the possibilities of movement and the use of space, strengthening the dancer both mentally and physically. These classes are for dancers who like creative and physical challenges that require persistence and practice. The students will be taught technique and improvisation to help express emotion physically through dance. Exercises focus on increasing flexibility and strength, total body connectivity, creative problem solving and expressing personal style.
Wednesday
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Moycullen
Kids Acro Dance - Moycullen - ages 5-7
Acro dance is a style of dance that combines classical dance technique with precision acrobatic elements. It is defined by its athletic character, its unique choreography, which seamlessly blends dance and acrobatics, and its use of acrobatics in a dance context. It is a popular dance style in amateur competitive dance as well as in professional dance theater and in contemporary circus productions such as those by Cirque du Soleil.
Friday
3:00 PM to 3:45 PM
Moycullen
Acro Dance Foundations 1 - Moycullen - ages 8-10
Acro dance is a style of dance that combines classical dance technique with precision acrobatic elements. It is defined by its athletic character, its unique choreography, which seamlessly blends dance and acrobatics, and its use of acrobatics in a dance context. It is a popular dance style in amateur competitive dance as well as in professional dance theater and in contemporary circus productions such as those by Cirque du Soleil.
Friday
4:00 PM to 4:45 PM
Moycullen

Headford Rd 2023-2024 Season

Name
Days
Location
Teen Dance Club - Headford Rd - ages 13+
Dance Club is an excitingly fast passed class, offering the perfect variety for the dancer that wants it all! Students will explore the styles and techniques of Jazz, Musical Theatre, Disco & Freestyle. It is a great introduction to the possibilities of dance.
Monday
6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Headford Rd
3D - 1 - Headford Rd
The Genevieve Ryan Dance Academy are very proud to be one of the only dance schools that offers classes specifically for those with intellectual disabilities, 3D Dance Crew! These classes are a mix of styles from Jazz to Hip Hop as well as Musical Theatre, Dance Fitness, Creative Movement and most of all, lots of fun!
Tuesday
5:00 PM to 6:30 PM
Headford Rd
3D - 2 - Headford Rd
The Genevieve Ryan Dance Academy are very proud to be one of the only dance schools that offers classes specifically for those with intellectual disabilities. These classes are a mix of styles from Jazz to Hip Hop as well as Musical Theatre, Dance Fitness, Creative Movement and most of all, lots of fun!
Tuesday
5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Headford Rd
Jr Hip Hop Crew - Headford Rd - ages 9-12
****AUDITION ONLY****
Hip Hop is an energetic dance form that allows dancers to perform with freedom of movement and this style of dance is the pinnacle of self-expression! Discover all areas of Hip Hop with the coolest class in town! Hip Hop is an umbrella term which many styles and techniques fall under, such as locking, funk, krump, house, whacking and much more. Hip Hop promotes self-confidence, coordination, endurance, strength, musicality and social interaction. Students will get a taste of several different styles making the lessons exciting, energetic and inspiring.
Wednesday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Headford Rd
Sr Hip Hop Crew - Headford Rd - ages 13+
****AUDITION ONLY****
Hip Hop is an energetic dance form that allows dancers to perform with freedom of movement and this style of dance is the pinnacle of self-expression! Discover all areas of Hip Hop with the coolest class in town! Hip Hop is an umbrella term which many styles and techniques fall under, such as locking, funk, krump, house, whacking and much more. Hip Hop promotes self-confidence, coordination, endurance, strength, musicality and social interaction. Students will get a taste of several different styles making the lessons exciting, energetic and inspiring.
Wednesday
6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Headford Rd
Pre-Teen Ballet - Headford Rd - ages 9-12
A classical dance form demanding grace and precision and employing formalized steps and gestures set in intricate, flowing patterns to create expression through movement. It's also a theatrical entertainment in which ballet dancing and music, often with scenery and costumes, combine to tell a story, establish an emotional atmosphere.
Thursday
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Headford Rd
Intermediate Teen Contemporary - Headford Rd - ages 13+
Contemporary dance involves incorporating aspects of movement from several other genres such as jazz, modern and ballet. Unlike traditional forms of dance, contemporary is considered to be somewhat unbound by much rigidity and rules. The dancers of this genre have the ability to transform a performance based on their own interpretations. This is achieved through honing in on certain techniques, such as focusing on strong ballet-influenced leg movements, fall and recovery, floor work and further improvisational elements.
Thursday
6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Headford Rd
Company Auditions
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday
10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Headford Rd
Spotlight Auditions
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday
10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Headford Rd
Jr Hip Hop Crew Auditions
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday
2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Headford Rd
Sr Hip Hop Crew Auditions
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday
2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Headford Rd
Twinkle Toes Creative Ballet - Headford Rd - ages 3-5
Is your little one ready to take their first dance steps? This is where it all begins! Skills are introduced in their most basic form, which helps build a solid foundation for any future dance study. Concentration is on developmental skills needed to execute primary dance steps. Toddler dance classes are gently structured for our younger students, focusing mainly on building gross and fine motor skills, coordination, while encouraging creativity, imagination and self-confidence. At GRDA we want to make sure all our Tiny Tots receive the benefits of dance in a fun, supported environment.
Saturday
10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Headford Rd
Prep and Primary Ballet - Headford Rd - ages 6-8
Is your little one ready to take their first dance steps? This is where it all begins! Skills are introduced in their most basic form, which helps build a solid foundation for any future dance study. Concentration is on developmental skills needed to execute primary dance steps. Toddler dance classes are gently structured for our younger students, focusing mainly on building gross and fine motor skills, coordination, while encouraging creativity, imagination and self-confidence. At GRDA we want to make sure all our Tiny Tots receive the benefits of dance in a fun, supported environment.
Saturday
11:00 AM to 11:45 AM
Headford Rd
Pre-Teen Contemporary - Headford Rd ages 9-12
Contemporary dance takes its roots in ballet and modern, but has more of an organic stance to movement. This class is a more expressive and grounded style of movement that lift the restrictions of ballet and uses technique to its advantage. Contemporary dance explores the possibilities of movement and the use of space, strengthening the dancer both mentally and physically. These classes are for dancers who like creative and physical challenges that require persistence and practice. The students will be taught technique and improvisation to help express emotion physically through dance. Exercises focus on increasing flexibility and strength, total body connectivity, creative problem solving and expressing personal style.
Saturday
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Headford Rd
Company - Headford Rd
****AUDITION ONLY****
This elite team is made up of dancers that want more from their dance training. Being part of this team will require you to take extra classes where you will be emerged into the world of dance technique, a range of dance styles, specialised workshops with leaders in the dance industry and you will also represent the GRDA at different events, competitions and performances. 
Saturday
1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Headford Rd
Spotlight - Headford Rd
****AUDITION ONLY****
This elite team is made up of dancers that want more from their dance training. Being part of this team will require you to take extra classes where you will be emerged into the world of dance technique, a range of dance styles, specialised workshops with leaders in the dance industry and you will also represent the GRDA at different events, competitions and performances. 
Saturday
3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Headford Rd

Claregalway 2023-2024 Season

Name
Days
Location
Kids / Pre-Teen Dance Club - Claregalway - ages 7-12
Dance Club is an excitingly fast passed class, offering the perfect variety for the dancer that wants it all! Students will explore the styles and techniques of Jazz, Musical Theatre, Disco & Freestyle. It is a great introduction to the possibilities of dance.
Friday
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Claregalway

Knocknacarra 2023-2024 Season

Name
Days
Location
Happy Feet - Knocknacarra - ages 3-5
Happy Feet Dance Class introduces students to the magic and wonder of dance through creative movement, dance and play! Students become aware of the magnificent capabilities of the body and will explore the styles of Musical Theatre, Jazz, Hip Hop, Yoga and Gymnastics with a focus on encouraging creativity, imagination and self-confidence.
Wednesday
3:00 PM to 3:45 PM
Knocknacarra
Kids Dance Club - Knocknacarra - ages 6-8
Dance Club is an excitingly fast passed class, offering the perfect variety for the dancer that wants it all! Students will explore the styles and techniques of Jazz, Musical Theatre, Disco & Freestyle. It is a great introduction to the possibilities of dance.
Wednesday
4:00 PM to 4:45 PM
Knocknacarra
Pre-Teen Dance Club - Knocknacarra - ages 9-12
Dance Club is an excitingly fast passed class, offering the perfect variety for the dancer that wants it all! Students will explore the styles and techniques of Jazz, Musical Theatre, Disco & Freestyle. It is a great introduction to the possibilities of dance.
Wednesday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Knocknacarra
Kids Hip Hop - Knocknacarra - ages 6-8
Hip Hop is an energetic dance form that allows dancers to perform with freedom of movement and this style of dance is the pinnacle of self-expression! Discover all areas of Hip Hop with the coolest class in town! Hip Hop is an umbrella term which many styles and techniques fall under, such as locking, funk, krump, house, whacking and much more. Hip Hop promotes self-confidence, coordination, endurance, strength, musicality and social interaction. Students will get a taste of several different styles making the lessons exciting, energetic and inspiring.
Thursday
4:00 PM to 4:45 PM
Knocknacarra
Pre-Teen Hip Hop - Knocknacarra - ages 9-12
Hip Hop is an energetic dance form that allows dancers to perform with freedom of movement and this style of dance is the pinnacle of self-expression! Discover all areas of Hip Hop with the coolest class in town! Hip Hop is an umbrella term which many styles and techniques fall under, such as locking, funk, krump, house, whacking and much more. Hip Hop promotes self-confidence, coordination, endurance, strength, musicality and social interaction. Students will get a taste of several different styles making the lessons exciting, energetic and inspiring.
Thursday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Knocknacarra
Teen Jazz, Hip Hop & Commercial - Knocknacarra - ages 13+
Jazz dance is a form of dance that combines both African and European dance styles. This high-energy dance has a liveliness that sets it apart from traditional dance forms, such as classical ballet. Like jazz music, jazz dance features improvisation. It pairs animated expressions with sharp yet fluid motions, setting it apart from traditional styles of dance. Today, jazz has branched out to include various styles, including Broadway, hip-hop, funk, Afro-Caribbean, Latin, pop, and tap dance.

Hip Hop is an energetic dance form that allows dancers to perform with freedom of movement and this style of dance is the pinnacle of self-expression! Discover all areas of Hip Hop with the coolest class in town! Hip Hop is an umbrella term which many styles and techniques fall under, such as locking, funk, krump, house, whacking and much more. Hip Hop promotes self-confidence, coordination, endurance, strength, musicality and social interaction. Students will get a taste of several different styles making the lessons exciting, energetic and inspiring.
Thursday
6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Knocknacarra
Twinkle Toes Creative Ballet - Knocknacarra - ages 3-5
Is your little one ready to take their first dance steps? This is where it all begins! Skills are introduced in their most basic form, which helps build a solid foundation for any future dance study. Concentration is on developmental skills needed to execute primary dance steps. Toddler dance classes are gently structured for our younger students, focusing mainly on building gross and fine motor skills, coordination, while encouraging creativity, imagination and self-confidence. At GRDA we want to make sure all our Tiny Tots receive the benefits of dance in a fun, supported environment.
Saturday
10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Knocknacarra
Prep & Primary Ballet - Knocknacarra - ages 6-8
Is your little one ready to take their first dance steps? This is where it all begins! Skills are introduced in their most basic form, which helps build a solid foundation for any future dance study. Concentration is on developmental skills needed to execute primary dance steps. Toddler dance classes are gently structured for our younger students, focusing mainly on building gross and fine motor skills, coordination, while encouraging creativity, imagination and self-confidence. At GRDA we want to make sure all our Tiny Tots receive the benefits of dance in a fun, supported environment.
Saturday
11:00 AM to 11:45 AM
Knocknacarra
Pre-Teen Contemporary - Knocknacarra - ages 9-12
Contemporary dance takes its roots in ballet and modern, but has more of an organic stance to movement. This class is a more expressive and grounded style of movement that lift the restrictions of ballet and uses technique to its advantage. Contemporary dance explores the possibilities of movement and the use of space, strengthening the dancer both mentally and physically. These classes are for dancers who like creative and physical challenges that require persistence and practice. The students will be taught technique and improvisation to help express emotion physically through dance. Exercises focus on increasing flexibility and strength, total body connectivity, creative problem solving and expressing personal style.
Saturday
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Knocknacarra

Ballinderreen 2023-2024 Season

Name
Days
Location
Happy Feet - Ballinderreen - ages 3-5
Happy Feet Dance Class introduces students to the magic and wonder of dance through creative movement, dance and play! Students become aware of the magnificent capabilities of the body and will explore the styles of Musical Theatre, Jazz, Hip Hop, Yoga and Gymnastics with a focus on encouraging creativity, imagination and self-confidence.
Monday
3:00 PM to 3:45 PM
Ballinderreen
Kids Dance Club - Ballinderreen - ages 6-8
Dance Club is an excitingly fast passed class, offering the perfect variety for the dancer that wants it all! Students will explore the styles and techniques of Jazz, Musical Theatre, Disco & Freestyle. It is a great introduction to the possibilities of dance.
Monday
4:00 PM to 4:45 PM
Ballinderreen
Pre-Teen Dance Club - Ballinderreen - ages 9-12
Dance Club is an excitingly fast passed class, offering the perfect variety for the dancer that wants it all! Students will explore the styles and techniques of Jazz, Musical Theatre, Disco & Freestyle. It is a great introduction to the possibilities of dance.
Monday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Ballinderreen

Merlin Woods 2023-2024 Season

Name
Days
Location
Happy Feet - Junior Class - Term 4
Happy Feet Dance Class introduces students to the magic and wonder of dance through creative movement, dance and play! Students become aware of the magnificent capabilities of the body and will explore the styles of Musical Theatre, Jazz, Hip Hop, Yoga and Gymnastics with a focus on encouraging creativity, imagination and self-confidence.
Friday
1:20 PM to 2:15 PM
Merlin Woods Primary School
Dance Club - Senior Class - Term 4
Dance Club is an excitingly fast passed class, offering the perfect variety for the dancer that wants it all! Students will explore the styles and techniques of Jazz, Musical Theatre, Disco & Freestyle. It is a great introduction to the possibilities of dance.
Friday
2:20 PM to 3:20 PM
Merlin Woods Primary School

Renmore 2023-2024 Season

Name
Days
Location
Happy Feet - Renmore - ages 3-5
Happy Feet Dance Class introduces students to the magic and wonder of dance through creative movement, dance and play! Students become aware of the magnificent capabilities of the body and will explore the styles of Musical Theatre, Jazz, Hip Hop, Yoga and Gymnastics with a focus on encouraging creativity, imagination and self-confidence.
Monday
3:00 PM to 3:45 PM
Renmore
Kids Dance Club - Renmore - ages 6-8
Dance Club is an excitingly fast passed class, offering the perfect variety for the dancer that wants it all! Students will explore the styles and techniques of Jazz, Musical Theatre, Disco & Freestyle. It is a great introduction to the possibilities of dance.
Monday
4:00 PM to 4:45 PM
Renmore
Pre-Teen Dance Club - Renmore - ages 9-12
Dance Club is an excitingly fast passed class, offering the perfect variety for the dancer that wants it all! Students will explore the styles and techniques of Jazz, Musical Theatre, Disco & Freestyle. It is a great introduction to the possibilities of dance.
Monday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Renmore