Jul
24
9:00 AM09:00

Summer Workshops - Beginner, Advanced & Adult

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MSD Irish Dance Academy offers workshops for those who wish to continue training during breaks or who would like to try Irish dance for the first time.

 

We offer Beginner, Advanced, and Adult Summer Workshops.

 

Workshop One, Four Days

July 24th – 27th

Beginners 9am – 10am $75.00

 

Workshop Two, Five Days

Free Fifth Day for Bring a Buddy Day!

August 13th – 17th

Beginners 9am – 10am $75.00

 

Beginners  Workshop:

In this session learn the beginning movements of Irish Step Dancing! This class will be an introductory class for everyone of all ages. Come try out a Jig step and learn the challenging yet fulfilling traditional moves the Irish have been doing for centuries.

 

Beginner workshops are open to all who have no experience in Irish step dancing, ages 5 to adult. Student are instructed in traditional Irish dances such as the Jig and Reel. No registration is due for workshops. Registration is due before starting regular classes. We hope this introduction to Irish dance encourages you to join us in the Fall!

Cost: $75.00

 

Workshop One, Four Days

July 24th – 27th

Advanced Competitive & Non-competitive 10am – 12pm $150.00

 

Workshop Two, Five Days

Free Fifth Day for Bring a Buddy Day Nutrition Focus!

August 13th – 17th

Advanced Competitive & Non-competitive 10am – 12pm $150.00

 

Advanced Workshop:

In this session we will be covering strength and conditioning for the advanced Irish Step Dancer. You will learn how to improve your technical skills through drills and how to build stamina and strength necessary to perform advanced steps.

 

Open to boys and girls, ages 5 to adult with some experience in Irish step dancing

equivalent to Irish dance grades 4 – 6. Learning environment is fast

paced, but will focus on technique, strength training, and injury prevention. No registration is due for workshops. Registration is due before starting regular classes. We hope this introduction to Irish dance encourages you to join us in the Fall!

Cost: $150.00

 

  

Adult Workshop One, Two 2hr. Sessions

July 24th & 26th

6pm -8pm

Adult Workshop Two, Two 2hr. Sessions

August 14th & 16th

6pm-8pm

 

Adult Workshop:

 

This session will be an adult only class with mixed experience levels.  Student will collaborate to master introductory movements as well as experience, through practice or observation, advanced Irish dance steps. Come try out a Jig step and learn the challenging yet fulfilling traditional moves the Irish have been doing for centuries. No registration is due for workshops. Registration is due before starting regular classes. We hope this introduction to Irish dance encourages you to join us in the Fall!

Cost: $75.00

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Jun
28
4:30 PM16:30

Tiny Tots - Guardians and Under 5 yrs. Future Dancers

Once a month we like to play and dance with our younger community members. Please feel welcome to bring your littlest of family members... weather it is your baby in a front carry or your energetic three-year-old. This is the class to enjoy some Irish music, get moving with your little one on the dance floor, and maybe even learn some Irish steps to dance.

 

 

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May
31
4:30 PM16:30

Tiny Tots - Guardians and Under 5 yrs. Future Dancers

Once a month we like to play and dance with our younger community members. Please feel welcome to bring your littlest of family members... weather it is your baby in a front carry or your energetic three-year-old. This is the class to enjoy some Irish music, get moving with your little one on the dance floor, and maybe even learn some Irish steps to dance.

 

 

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Apr
26
4:30 PM16:30

Tiny Tots - Guardians and Under 5 yrs. Future Dancers

Once a month we like to play and dance with our younger community members. Please feel welcome to bring your littlest of family members... weather it is your baby in a front carry or your energetic three-year-old. This is the class to enjoy some Irish music, get moving with your little one on the dance floor, and maybe even learn some Irish steps to dance.

 

 

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Mar
3
1:00 PM13:00

FREE PERFORMANCE - DANCEFEST

Join us for our DanceFest Performance at Spokane Community College with Inland Northwest Dance Association, INDA. Will we be dancing with the member students, studio owners, business leaders, university educators, and dance enthusiasts. This event is in celebration of national dance week. INDA Spokane's  mission is to unite dance artists with the community. We are proud to perform with an organization that promotes education, festivals, master classes, social gatherings, public performance and more in the Northwest.

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Jan
2
4:30 PM16:30

WINTER CLASSES - TERM BEGINS

Winter Class Schedule                                           

January 2nd – March 25th, 2018

 

Tuesdays:

4:30-5:30pm New Beginners Littles

5:30-6:30pm Intermediate Beginners Littles

6:30-8:00pm Advanced & Adults

8:00-8:45pm Team Practice (all ages/levels)

 

Thursdays:

4:30-5:30pm New Beginners Littles

5:30-6:30pm Intermediate Beginners Littles

6:30-8:00pm Advanced & Adults

8:00-8:45pm New Beginners Adults

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Nov
30
7:30 PM19:30

Six Week Introductory Class - Day Six

Thursdays 7:30pm, Oct. 26th - Nov. 30th (No Class Thanksgiving, Nov. 23rd)

A class for everyone wanting to give Irish Dance a try! This six week introductory class will include the basic movements/steps, great exercise and a fun in a friendly environment!

For six weeks you pay $105.00. There is a 10% family discount for siblings/family members.

 

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Nov
16
7:30 PM19:30

Six Week Introductory Class - Day Four

Thursdays 7:30pm, Oct. 26th - Nov. 30th (No Class Thanksgiving, Nov. 23rd)

A class for everyone wanting to give Irish Dance a try! This six week introductory class will include the basic movements/steps, great exercise and a fun in a friendly environment!

For six weeks you pay $105.00. There is a 10% family discount for siblings/family members.

 

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Nov
9
7:30 PM19:30

Six Week Introductory Class - Day Three

Thursdays 7:30pm, Oct. 26th - Nov. 30th (No Class Thanksgiving, Nov. 23rd)

A class for everyone wanting to give Irish Dance a try! This six week introductory class will include the basic movements/steps, great exercise and a fun in a friendly environment!

For six weeks you pay $105.00. There is a 10% family discount for siblings/family members.

 

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Nov
2
7:30 PM19:30

Six Week Introductory Class - Day Two

Thursdays 7:30pm, Oct. 26th - Nov. 30th (No Class Thanksgiving, Nov. 23rd)

A class for everyone wanting to give Irish Dance a try! This six week introductory class will include the basic movements/steps, great exercise and a fun in a friendly environment!

For six weeks you pay $105.00. There is a 10% family discount for siblings/family members.

 

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Oct
26
7:30 PM19:30

Six Week Introductory Class - Day One

Thursdays 7:30pm, Oct. 26th - Nov. 30th (No Class Thanksgiving, Nov. 23rd)

A class for everyone wanting to give Irish Dance a try! This six week introductory class will include the basic movements/steps, great exercise and a fun in a friendly environment!

For six weeks you pay $105.00. There is a 10% family discount for siblings/family members.

 

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Sep
23
10:30 AM10:30

PERFORMANCE - VALLEYFEST

Join us for our Valleyfest Preformance on the Meadow Festival Stage with Inland Northwest Dance Association, INDA. Will we be dancing with the member students, studio owners, business leaders, university educators, and dance enthusiasts. Their mission is to unite dance artists with the community. We are proud to perform with an organization that promotes education, festivals, master classes, social gatherings, public performance and more in the Northwest.

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Sep
16
4:00 PM16:00

GRAND OPENING

Come celebrate our academy’s official opening! There will be dancing, music, and refreshments! Everyone will be entered in a drawing to win; just for stopping by!

 

You do not have to be present to win, although we hope you stay awhile to enjoy the beginnings of our next adventure!

4:00PM RIBBON CUTTING

Doors open at 4pm when we cut the ribbon. We kick off our official first season as an exemplary dance academy for competitive and noncompetitive Irish step dancing.

4:30PM DANCE DEMO TO LIVE MUSIC

Music courtesy of Crooked Kilt. Be ready to dance with us for some old fashion audience participation as well!

5:00PM MINGLE & MUNCH

Enjoy some free snacks, great company, kid’s coloring corner, & our Irish dance selfie photo booth.

5:30PM GRAND OPENING GIVE AWAY

We believe in working hard, then playing hard (in all tactful ways possible). Enjoy a serious game with us for a serious prize!

6:00PM SHOE CHANGING CONTEST

If you are a dancer, you understand the urgency of a quick backstage shoe change. You will love this challenge even if you are not a dancer.

6:30PM DOOR PRIZE

As we near the end of the event we will select our door prize winner. We will also take a moment to acknowledge our community.

7:00PM A PARTING GLASS

We will close the evening to say, “Until We Meet Again!”

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