This time of year traditional Irish Dance, most commonly Irish Stepdance is on display at festive occasions all around town. If the girls with the bouncing cirls and impeccably straight arms has your littles ones bouncing around the house trying to emulate them why not check out a local Irish Dance Class in McHenry County? Next year they may be on stage instead of in the audience!
McNulty School of Irish Dance
Old Towne Hall, Crystal Lake | (224) 639-8644
The McNulty School of Irish Dance has grown into one of the largest, most active dance schools in the midwest with multiple locations. The McHenry County location is located in Crystal Lake and offers classes for preschool and youth.
Rebecca McCarthy School of Dance
8505 Redtail Drive, Lakewood | (815) 893-4069
RMSD is a nationally renowned performing arts school. Their Irish Step program is one of the disciplines they offer. It also houses the McDance Company, a 40 member company that travels and performs.
Flannery School of Irish Dancing
120 Lageschulte Street, Barrington | (312) 344-0957
Run and taught by world-decorated professional Irish Dancers Shane Kelly and Katie Flannery Kelly, who have also toured with Riverdance, this studio is convenient to our southern Lake County residents.
Trinity Irish Dancers
Ukrainian American Youth Association, Palatine | (877) 326-2328
The Trinity Irish Dancers are a staple in the Palantine community having offered dance classes here for over two decades.
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