Stepping into Irish Dance with Máire Clerkin
Travel to the distant land of Ireland with Music Center Teaching Artist Máire Clerkin and experience how a dancer prepares the body for dance to enjoy the energetic steps of Irish Dance. This lesson is ideal for grades 3-8.
About Our Music Center Teaching Artist
Máire Clerkin is an Irish dance and theatre artist from London, of Irish parents. She moved to California in 2003, and has since taught for numerous educational organizations. A certified dance teacher and adjudicator with the Irish Dancing Commission in Dublin, and member of the Irish Dance Teachers of North America, Máire judges competitions worldwide, choreographs award-winning dance-drama productions and teaches at Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles and the University of Limerick in Ireland.