Trackside offers Irish dance to teens and adults
Teens and adults who would like to learn Irish dance will have that opportunity through a class at Trackside Teen Center on Tuesday evenings, from 7:45 to 8:45, Oct. 25 through Nov 29.
Teens ages 16 and up and adults may learn the basics of Irish dance with Riverdance stars Meghan Lucey and Stephen Brennan. Students do not need to purchase new dance shoes, but comfortable clothes and sneakers are recommended.
Registration is available online at trackside.org. A class fee of $120 ($20 per class) may also be submitted online.
Lucey’s professional career began when she joined the cast of Riverdance in 2007. She has toured with Riverdance extensively for a nine years throughout North America, Europe and Asia. She has also enjoyed touring with several other productions including Cherish the Ladies, Celtic Fire and Women of Ireland.
Brennan began dancing at the age of 12 in Essex, England. Highlights of his professional career include several touring companies of Riverdance, Lord of the Dance, Celtic Tiger and Heartbeat of Home. He also appeared with Riverdance’s Michael Flatley on ABC's Dancing with the Stars in 2007. Most recently, he has toured North America as both the principal dancer and dance captain of Riverdance.
Information: trackside.org or 203-834-2888.