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Charlestown (Newcastle) Set: A video has just been added. If you've never been able to take a workshop from ...
Charlestown (Newcastle) Set: Anyone have any videos for this set?
The Hunter Valley Set: I've tracked down my source material and it's from the Newcastle Irish Set dance...
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The Hunter Valley Set: Hello Paul, I'll check with Mr Muphy and Mr Garner. Ordinarily I would expect t...

Latest News

Dance Of The Week – Trip To The Cottage

For this week we’ve got an Ar Rinci Foirne ceili dance that will take some practice to get right but when done all the way through will give you a decent workout.  Trip To The Cottage is danced with 4 couples … Continue reading
Posted on 18 August 2016 | 9:24 pm

Dance Of The Week – Foraer A Neaintin

The dance for this week is an easy, but fun Irish set dance that’s also known as the Connemara Jig set.  Foraer A Neaintin was originally danced as a half-set and you’ll often find that the first three figures are shortened to … Continue reading
Posted on 9 August 2016 | 4:12 pm

Dance Of The Week – The Birr Set

The dance for this week is an easy Irish set dance called the Birr Set.  It’s got four figures and has some similarities with the Caledonian Set. Click through for notes and video links for each figure.
Posted on 6 July 2016 | 9:07 pm

Dance Of The Week – Williamstown Set

The dance for this week is a lively Irish set called the Williamstown Set from the Roscomman area.  It has a good variety of movements and includes a fast strip the willow in the final figure!  Click through for notes … Continue reading
Posted on 30 May 2016 | 9:28 pm

Dance Of The Week – Labasheeda Reel Set

This week we’ve got an Irish set dance from county Clare called the Labasheeda Reel Set, sometimes just the Reel Set.  Make sure you get a good breakfast because this set has up to 7 figures. Why “up to?”  Because … Continue reading
Posted on 16 May 2016 | 6:00 pm

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