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Creating Characters with Irish Dance Drama with Máire Clerkin

Step into an Irish Folk Tale with Music Center Teaching Artist Máire Clerkin and make the characters come alive through a lively blend of theatre and Irish Dance. This lesson is ideal for grades K-5.

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Stepping Into Irish Dance

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About our 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 University of Limerick in Ireland. With a B.A. in Performing Arts from Middlesex University, Máire founded several dance theatre companies, touring the UK and Ireland extensively. A dancer, writer, and actor, Máire tours her successful solo dance theatre show internationally, and collaborates with folk musicians across the globe. She is Artistic Director of the Irish Music & Dance ensemble, A Gaelic Gathering, performing for school assemblies, festivals, and concerts.

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THE MUSIC CENTER OFFSTAGE

 

The Music Center Offstage is a virtual destination that takes you beyond the curtain and brings the beauty, magic and creativity of the arts into your home.

 

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Monday - Friday 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.

TMC Arts / Glorya Kaufman Presents
Dance at The Music Center

(213) 972-0711

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(213) 972-8001

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