Irish Set Dancing in Canberra


Links

Monaro Folk Society  - folk music and dance events in Canberra. We are part of the society.
Set Dancing News  - a global roundup of classes, events and news for Irish Set Dancers


Other Irish Set Dancing groups in Australia with websites

Newcastle Irish Set Dancers
Sydney Irish Ceili Dancers
Harp Irish Set Dancers (Sydney)
Melbourne Claddagh Dancers

Resources

Irish Set Dance instructions  
Music for Irish Set Dancing - a music database developed by Paul Wayper and mainly of interest to teachers and callers
Easy Irish Dance - a resource website including a blog, videos, DVDs and other dance resources. They are also on facebook  and a comprehensive listing of classes in Australia is here.


Australian folk festivals that feature Irish Set Dancing

National Folk Festival  (Canberra, Easter)
Turning Wave Festival (Yass, September)


Festivals of Irish dance and music in Ireland - just a selection of the most well known and popular

Willy Clancy Summer School (Miltown Malbay, July)  
Summer School of Irish Traditional Music and Dance (Tubbercurry, July)  
Joe Mooney Summer School (Drumshanbo, July)

Display at Floriade
Displaying Irish Set Dancing at the Monaro Folk Society Showcase at Floriade, September 2007.