Join Siamsa Tire for a full weekend of funk and folk dance from around the world with a stellar line-up of world class dancers and teachers. This weekend is a chance to try out different styles of dance or to deepen your understanding of existing styles online via Zoom. Check out these free classes in Irish dance, Palestinian Dabkeh, West African, Afro-Brazilian, Sean Nós, House & Hip Hop.

Teachers will share their insights and background into each tradition as well as giving a fun 90 minute workshop.


Saturday January 30th

  • 10am Traditional Irish Step Dancing with James Greenan.
  • 11:45am House Dancing with Jack Bain.
  • 2pm Munnix Style Irish Dance with Jonathan Kelliher.
  • 3:45pm West African Dance with Yahya Kamate.

Sunday January 31st

  • 10am Afro-Brazilian Dance with Alessandra Azevedo.
  • 11:45am Hip Hop with Tobi Omotesso.
  • 2pm Dabkeh with Salma Ataya.
  • 3:45pm Sean nós with Kieran Jordan.

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