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Leitrim Dance Project: The Lough Allen Dance Weekend

Fri 6 April - Sun 8 April, 7:00pm

A weekend packed with dancing & music on the shores of Lough Allen.

Join us  in the Lough Allen Hotel, Drumshanbo, Co. Leitrim for dance workshops with 6 of Ireland's best know dance teachers, live music with Caitlín Nic Gabhann, Ciaran Ó Maonaigh & Jim McGrath, music & dance sessions, feature concert and ceilí.

Friday 6th:

7-9pm Emmet McMorrow - Modern Irish Step Dance Workshop


9.30pm Music & Dance Session - All musicians & dancers welcome to join in. 


Saturday 7th:

11-1pm Joe McGuiggan - Old Style Irish Step Dance Workshop

(Beginner - Advanced)

2.30-4.30pm Michael O Rourke - Sean Nós Dance Workshop

(Beginner to advanced) 

6-7.30pm Connie McKelvey & Anne Connaghan - Two Hand Dances

(Beginner to Advanced)

8.30pm Leitrim Dance Project Feature Event - Dance Tutors & Musicians Concert featuring special guests Liam Scanlon and Canadian's Yaelle Azoulay & Antoine Turmine.

10pm Ceilí Mór with music by Caitlín Nic Gabhann, Ciarán Ó Maonaigh, Jim McGrath and friends. 


Sunday 8th:

11-1pm John Murphy - Steps for Sets Workshop

(Intermediate to Advanced)

2 - 5pm Pat Murphy - Set Dancing Workshop

(Beginner to Advanced)


Workshops €15 

Feature Event Concert €7

Weekend ticket €70 

All other events are FREE