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Irish Arts Center Presents
Irish Dance Masterclass With Darrah Carr And Niall O’leary
Saturday, November 08, 2008

Join champion Irish step dancers Darrah Carr and Niall O’Leary for a double dance Masterclass/open workshop day at the Irish Arts Center!

Length: 4 hrs 00 mins
Intermission: Yes
Seating: General Admission
You choose your seats when you get to the theater.

As Artistic Director of Darrah Carr Dance, Carr describes her style as ModERIN: a playful combination of traditional Irish step and contemporary modern dance.

The company celebrates its 10th Anniversary Season with a series of performances at the Irish Arts Center from October 23 through 26th. Click here for more information.

Now, during this special Masterclass, get an in-depth look at the development of ModERIN and learn phrases from the company’s repertory!


Director of the Niall O’Leary School of Irish Dance, O’Leary is in high demand as a master instructor, conducting regular workshops around the US, Canada, Ireland, Japan, and Mexico. Known for his innovative approach to Irish step dance choreography, O’Leary’s open workshop is a rigorous exploration of dance technique and style.

Schedule:
1:00-2:30
ModERIN Workshop-Beginner Level
Niall O’Leary Open Workshop-Advanced Level

2:30-3:00
Discussion/Tea Break

3:00-4:30
ModERIN Workshop-Advanced Level
Niall O’Leary Open Workshop-Beginner Level

4:30-5:00 Discussion

For additional information, please contact Rachael Gilkey at the Irish Arts Center.
212-757-3191 ext 209 or rachael@irishartscenter.org


This project is made possible in part with public funds from the Fund for Creative Communities, supported by the New York State Council on the Arts, and from the Manhattan Community Arts Fund, supported by the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs. Both programs are administered by the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council.
 


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This event is general admission and no seating is assigned at this time. You will choose your seats when you arrive at the venue. Please view the 'More info' link to view if the venue is ADA Complaint.