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IRELAND 100: McGrath Academy of Irish Dance (Outdoor Green Space)

Saturday, May 28, 2016

IRELAND 100: Celebrating a Century of Irish Arts & Culture

These dancers have performed at national and world level competitions, dancing at places such as the New Zealand Embassy and WUSA Channel 9. They have also enjoyed performing with Irish bands and for cultural and charitable organizations. (May 28 at 11:30 a.m. & 1:30 p.m.)

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IRELAND 100: Celebrating a Century of Irish Arts & Culture
Outdoor Green Space: McGrath Academy of Irish Dance
May 28 at 11:30 a.m. & 1:30 p.m.
Free, no tickets required.

Since 2004, McGrath Academy of Irish Dance has turned out dancers who qualify for National and World Irish Dancing Championships. Whether it's competing or performing, all ages and abilities are welcome to take part in the iconic art of Irish Dance. Students enrolled in the McGrath Academy of Irish Dance compete all over the East Coast and most recently the U.K. and Scotland. Performances take them to Georgetown, National Harbor, and numerous venues throughout Northern Virginia and Maryland. Whether it's performing in parades, festivals, concerts, pubs or senior living centers, Irish Dance is a great way to keep in shape, meet new friends and appreciate the rich Irish culture!

Performance Timing: 45 minutes

Watch and Listen

IRELAND 100 Festival Trailer