Catherine Young – African Dance Workshop

Apr 27 2023

Thursday / Déardaoin

8:15 pm - 9:45 pm

Venue / Áit

Bunscoil an Chlochair
Goat Street,V92 YP64

A high energy West African dance workshop with live drumming
Catherine Young is a Kerry dancer in residence and artistic director of Catherine Young Dance and The Welcoming Project – a progamme designed to foster cultural integration & social inclusion for Ireland’s new communities through dance. She is also co-curator of What Next Dance Festival at Dance Limerick and more recently artist in residence at the Backstage Theatre. Catherine has created work for the Dublin Dance Festival, Dublin Fringe Festival, the Ramallah Contemporary Dance Festival, Féile na Bealtaine, The Big Bang Festival of Rhythm among others. Her new work, A Call to You, tours to Siamsa Tire Kerry Apr 29 inspired in part by Ukrainian folk dance. Catherine has been training in African dance for 20 years now and travels regularly to Africa to study with her teachers.

All welcome (18+) no experience needed..

€10 suggested donation