Dates: Monday 1st - Friday 5th July 2019
Location: Dance Limerick Performance Space, St.John's Church, John's Square
Times: Mon-Thurs 9:30am-3:30am, Fri 9:30am-1:30pm
Price: €100 or €85 for a sibling
Join us for a week bursting with high energy dance workshops with sessions including Street Dance, Contemporary, K Pop and Creative Dance with choreographers Rachel Sheil and Olwyn Lyons. There will be a special showcase for friends and family at 1pm on Friday 5th July.
About the facilitators
Olwyn Lyons is a choreographer, dance artist and community dance facilitator, who specialises in Contemporary and Urban Dance. She is a certified Dance for Parksinson's teacher (Dance for PD® USA, English National Ballet, U.K.) and is a qualified Zumba instructor. Most recently Olwyn was awarded funding from South Dublin County’s Cruinniú na nÓg 2019 to direct a children's show involving primary school children to be staged in the Civic Theatre, Tallaght (April – June 2019).
Rachel Sheil is a dance artist, teacher and choreographer based in Limerick City and a recent graduate of the MA in Contemporary Dance Performance, Irish World Academy. Rachel is experienced in contemporary dance and hip hop and is also influenced by K-Pop (Korean Pop) music and dance. She runs a popular Youtube channel called rikilikemagic where she shares her enthusiasm and energy for dance.
- Suitable for boys and girls aged 13yrs and over
- No refunds or returns
Through a combination of performance platforms, residency opportunities, master classes, talks and lectures, Dance Limerick will advocate for artistic dialogue and exchange. In collaboration with dance artists across a range of practices, Dance Limerick will promote the creation of new and innovative work and will devise programmes of access, engagement and participation for the wider public.
Based at the premises of the former Daghdha Dance Company, Dance Limerick houses offices and a fully equipped studio space along with a separate performance venue known as the Daghda Space
Further information about facilities and opportunities for professional dance artists available from Jenny Traynor at