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Irish Dance at the Thatched Cottage

Irish Dance at the Thatched Cottage

Duration:1 hour total
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

I’m a professional Irish dancer, musician and teacher with a huge passion for ‘Sean-Nós’ dancing. Dancing and music is my full time job. You can find me out everyday performing in the pubs and on the streets of Galway, I know where the real ‘craic’ happens! I’m an experienced educator who loves teaching. All are welcome from absolute beginners onwards! Learning as a young adult myself, I still…
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What we’ll do

During the hour long class you will learn few basic steps and moves from Sean-nós and Irish step dancing, and a bit of the background history of traditional Irish dancing and music. We'll start with a short tour in the thatched cottage. Then we'll jump right into the dancing. We'll learn and practice the steps without the music first, we add the music afterwards. Towards the end you will have an…

What else you should know

Alternative times can be accommodated This experience is suited for all fitness levels! We won't do anything extremely physically demanding. The main goal is to try out an easy dance step/steps and have fun.

What to bring

Comfortable shoes (no flip flops, sandals or high heels)
Camera
Water

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Where you'll be

The class will be held in the heart of the Claddagh in a unique heritage centre “Katie’s Claddagh Cottage”. This building is a restored thatched cottage that depicts traditional life in one of Ireland’s oldest fishing villages, therefore we will have an authentic experience of how sean-nós dancing was shared in the past.

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Cancellation policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 7 days before the experience is scheduled to start or within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 4 and up can attend. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age. No prior experience needed. I also host another Airbnb experience called "Masterclass at Irish dancer's home" which can be suited for people who have…

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Alternative times can be accommodated This experience is suited for all fitness levels! We won't do anything extremely physically demanding. The main goal is to try out an easy dance step/steps and have fun.
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Irish Dance at the Thatched Cottage
105 reviews
From €30/person
105 reviews
From €30/person