Western US Region Irish Dancing Schools

 

 

Alaska

Comerford School of Irish Dance

Irish Dance Academy of Alaska

Anchorage

Tony Comerford, ADCRG

Noreen Wescott (907) 696-1651

Northern Lights Celtic Dancers

Anchorage

Pat Hall, ADCRG

(559) 449-8146

Miriam Keegan Dean, TMRF

 (907) 344-2562 

Arizona

Bracken School of Irish Dance
Phoenix, Chandler
Tom Bracken, ADCRG: (480) 699-2455

E-mail: Tom.Bracken@brackenirishdance.com

URL: http://www.brackenirishdance.com/

Celtic Dance Academy

Phoenix

Sarah Houghtelin King, TCRG

(602) 820-3988

URL: www.celticdanceacademy.com

Hall School of Irish Dancing

Tucson

Pat Hall, ADCRG

(559) 449-8146

Gwynette Hall

(520) 514-1034

Maguire Academy of Irish Dance

Tucson

Darren Maguire, TCRG

(520) 661-7661

E-mail: info@maguireacademy.com

URL: www.maguireacademy.com

McTeggart School of Irish Dancing
Phoenix, Mesa

Maureen McTeggart-Hall, ADCRG
Sharon Judd: (602) 253-1978; (for info on classes in Arizona)
 E-mail (general): mcteggart_dancers@yahoo.com 

Tir Conaill Irish Dance Academy

Tucson, Scottsdale

Christopher McGrory, TCRG

(520) 991-3605

E-mail: chrismcgrory@cox.net

Michael Pat Gallagher, TCRG

E-mail: mpg2002@hotmail.com or  info@irishdanceworks.com

Rosemary Browne, TCRG

(520) 296-8476

E-mail: browne3@cox.net or rsbrowne@email.arizona.edu

(520) 991-3605 for information

URL: www.tirconaillacademy.com

California

Aniar Academy of Irish Dance
Orange Co.
Theresa Thomas La Blanc, TCRG: Christine Byrne, TCRG
(949) 348-8468
E-mail: classinfo@aniaracademy.com
URL: http://www.aniaracademy.com/failte/

Barnes School of Irish Dancing

Hollister

Allison Barnes, TCRG

(831) 634-1650

Blanchette School of Irish Dance

Lake Tahoe, CA and Reno, Carson City NV

Miriam Blanchette, TCRG

(775) 267-0827

E-mail: emailreeljig@yahoo.com

URL: www.reeljig.net

Boyle School of Irish Dancing
Pacifica, South San Francisco, Belmont
Noreen Boyle-Heavey, TCRG; Mary Ann Folan, TCRG
(650) 738-2707

Bracken School of Irish Dance
San Diego, Poway
Tom Bracken, ADCRG

(858) 535-8217 or (858) 748-7172

E-mail: Tom.Bracken@brackenirishdance.com

URL: http://www.brackenirishdance.com/

Brosnan School of Irish Dance

Daly City, San Rafael & Novato

Lisa Brosnan, TCRG

(415) 785-7330

Email: lisa@brosnanschool.com or brosnanschool@comcast.net

URL:  www.brosnanschool.com

Celtic Gold Academy of Irish Dance
Los Angeles, Orange, and Riverside counties
Doireann Maoileidigh Hoy, ADCRG; John Hoy
(714) 840-6719
E-mail: Doireann@celticgold.com
URL: http://www.celticgold.com/

Claddagh School of Irish Dancing

Ventura, Santa Barbara, San Luis Obispo, Simi Valley, Westlake Village, Lake Forest, Murrieta

Maire O'Connell, ADCRG, Kelly Sullivan, TCRG, RaChelle Burke, TCRG, Denise Barry, TCRG, Robin Jordan, TCRG

(805) 672-0167

E-mail: info@claddaghdance.com

URL: http://www.claddaghdance.com/

Cleary School of Irish Dance & The St. Ambrose Ceili Dancers
North Hollywood, Pasadena, Santa Monica
Margaret Cleary, ADCRG
(818) 503-4677
E-mail: MCleary364@aol.com
URL: http://www.irish-dance.net/

Comerford School of Irish Dance
Murrieta, Encinitas                                               

Tony Comerford, ADCRG

(951) 245-2206

(206) 355-1081

E-mail: comerfordschool@earthlink.net

URL: http://www.tonycomerford.com

Donna Means School of Irish Dancing

Escondido, Temecula, Oceanside

Donna Means King, ADCRG

(760) 743-0938

E-mail: dking@powayusd.com

Desmond School of Irish Dancing
Auburn, Lincoln, Roseville
Kathleen Desmond, TCRG
(916) 543-2811
E-mail: kathleen_desmond@yahoo.com

URL: www.desmondirishdance.com

Fearon-O’Connor School of Irish Dance
Capistrano Beach, Riverside, San Diego, San Elijo, Encinitas, Coronado, Riverside, West Hills, Sherman Oaks, Palmdale, San Francisco, San Mateo, Pleasant Hill, Union City, Las Vegas
Rose Fearon, ADCRG rosefearon@hotmail.com

Vincent O'Connor, ADCRG pvoc@aol.com

Kathleen O'Connor, ADCRG Irish2core@aol.com

Jeannie O'Connor, TCRG JeannieOConnor@cox.net

Los Angeles Area (818) 773-3633 or (661) 266-9510
San Francisco Bay Area (415) 401-6015
Orange County Area (949) 888-REEL (7335)
Riverside Area (661)400-0505
Las Vegas, Nevada (702) 245-5511

Jeannie O'Connor, TCRG jeannieoconnor@cox.net

Encinitas, San Diego, Coronado  (619) 528-2545

E-mail: FOCcalifornia@adelphia.net

URL: http://www.fearon-oconnor.com/

Greene Academy of Irish Dancing
San Jose, Palo Alto
Sondra Greene, ADCRG

(408) 264-1157

e-mail: songreene@aol.com 

URL: http://www.greeneacademy.com

Greenway Academy of Irish Dance
Camarillo, Ventura Co.
Jackie Probst Greenway, TCRG
(805) 390-9325
E-mail: jgreen1126@aol.com
URL: http://www.greenwayacademy.com/

Harney Academy & Liam Harney Irish Dance Company
San Diego, CA
Liam Harney, ADCRG

Michelle Malone, TCRG
(619) 282-1884
E-mail: liamthedancer@aol.com
URL: http://www.apastudios.com/harney.htm

Healy Irish Dance Studio
San Francisco, Santa Rosa, Mill Valley, Novato, Terra Linda, San Anselmo
Ann Healy, ADCRG, Patti-Ann Ranum, ADCRG
(415) 664-3247, (415) 461-0475, (415) 924-9100

Keenan School of Irish Dancing
Petaluma, Sonoma, So. San Francisco
Fidelma Keenan, TCRG
(650) 588-8093
E-mail: keenanschool@hotmail.com

Kelly School of Traditional Irish Dancing
El Segundo, Manhattan Beach, Redondo Beach, Torrance, Palos Verdes
Joan Kelly, TCRG: (310) 322-2802
Claire Kelly Maxwell, TCRG: (310) 322-9090
Carol Kelly Pirsztuk, TCRG: (310) 322-1440

E-mail: ck_maxwell@hotmail.com

Kennelly School of Irish Dance
San Francisco, Sacramento, Los Gatos
Patricia Kennelly, ADCRG
(415) 665-0554
E-mail: info@kennellyschool.com
URL: http://www.kennellyschool.com/

Larson Academy of Irish Dance
Fullerton , Glendora
Michelle Painter Larson, TCRG
(714) 526-8900
E-mail:
hop234567@yahoo.com

URL: www.larsonirishdance.com

Malone Academy of Irish Dance

San Diego

Michelle Malone-Chiles, TCRG

Email: malonechiles@sbcglobal.net

URL : www.maloneacademy.com

McBride School of Irish Dancing

Oakland, Concord, Marin, Dublin, Vallejo

Ann McBride, ADCRG

(510) 530-6240

Eileen McBride-Parker, TCRG

(925) 551-8556
E-mail: annieMcBr@aol.com, emcbrideparker@aol.com
URL: http://www.mcbrideirishdancers.com/

McCartan School of Irish Dancing
Anaheim, Lakewood, Long Beach, Los Alamitos
MaryBeth McCartan, TCRG
(562) 866-1483

E-mail: McCartanSchool@aol.com

McTeggart School of Irish Dancing
Fresno
Maureen McTeggart-Hall, ADCRG 

E-mail (general): mcteggart_dancers@yahoo.com

Means School of Irish Dancing
Escondido, San Diego, Murrieta
Donna Means King, ADCRG
(760) 743-0938

Moore School of Irish Dance

Alamo and Walnut Creek, CA

Sheila Moore Thurston, TCRG

(925) 947-5830

E-mail:  sheilathurston@attbi.com

Morrisey School of Irish Dance
Los Angeles
Martin Morrisey, TCRG
(818) 343-1151; (818) 509-4813
E-mail: mmorrisey@socal.rr.com

Murphy Irish Dancers
San Francisco, Colma, Burlingame, Milbrae, San Mateo, Belmont
Mary Jo Feeney, ADCRG, Trish Feeney-Conefrey, TCRG, Patricia Naughton, TCRG, Ellen O'Connor, TCRG
(415) 587-7133

E-mail:  murphydancers@aol.com
URL: http://www.murphyirishdancers.com/

O'Connor School of Irish Dancing
Thousand Oaks, Sherman Oaks, Northridge, Santa Clarita
Bella O'Connor Yerina, TCRG
(805) 495-8562
E-mail: tramorebelle@aol.com

URL: www.oconnordance.com

Oliver Academy of Irish Dancing

Chico, Paradise

Maria Oliver, TCRG

(530) 343-1669

O'Sullivan School of Irish Dancing

No. Orange County: Fullerton, Anaheim

Theresa O'Sullivan-Randall, TCRG

(714) 679-1023

O'Sullivan Academy of Irish Dance

Roseville

Melissa O'Sullivan, TCRG

(916) 780-5270 - studio

(916) 595-0592- cell

E-mail:  Melissa@osdance.com

URL: www.osdance.com

Power Academy of Irish Dance

Redondo Beach, Palos Verdes

Lisa Power Steinmetz, TCRG

(310) 251-8268

Email: poweririshdance@gmail.com

URL:  www.poweririshdance.com

Pride of Erin Ceili Dancers (adults only)
San Diego
Maureen Ostrich: (619) 584-4698
Eileen O'Neill: (619) 449-5531
Paul Wermuth: (619) 259-5772

The Quilter School of Irish Dancing

Alameda

Olive Quilter, TCRG

(510) 521-4369

E-mail: oliveq@flash.net

The Rose Academy of Irish Dance

San Diego

Patricia Rose, TCRG

Rori Ritchie, TCRG

Phone:  (858) 538-6400

Email:  patricia@roseacademy.com

Email:  rori@roseacademy.com

URL:  www.roseacademy.com

Scoil Rince Danu

Orange County

Cait Ni Ghriofa, TCRG

(714) 482-8812

Email : caitnighriofa@aol.com

URL : www.dancedanu.com

Thompson School of Irish Dance

Cecily Thompson Geraghty, TCRG

West Los Angeles, Los Alamitos, Yorba Linda

(714) 528 - REEL (7335)

E-mail: rince@irishstepdance.net

URL: www.thompsonirishdance.com

Turco School of Irish Dancing
Santa Clara, Sunnyvale, Cupertino
Rosemary Turco, ADCRG
(408) 279-9551

The Whelan Academy of Irish Dance
San Francisco, Millbrae, San Mateo
Sheila Whelan, TCRG; Sharon Whelan-MacSweeney, ADCRG
(415) 731-7955, (415) 564-9301

Yeates Academy of Irish Dance

Eureka

Sinead Yeates, T.C.R.G

(503) 249 - 9009 (studio)

E-mail:  yeatesacademy@aol.com

Colorado

Bennett School of Irish Dance
Denver
Molly Bennett, TCRG
(303) 750-3510
E-mail: knotworkme@aol.com

Heritage Irish Stepdancers
Denver, Littleton, Broomfield, Evergreen
Ariel Bennett, TCRG
(720) 747-9377
E-mail: info@heritageirish.com
URL: http://www.heritageirish.com/

McTeggart School of Irish Dancing
Denver, Boulder, Ft. Collins, Colorado Springs

Maureen McTeggart-Hall, ADCRG

Anne Hall, ADCRG
(303) 696-1266

Shawn Bollig, TCRG
 E-mail (general): dance@mcteggart.com

Martin Percival School of Irish Dance

Martin Percival, TCRG

Denver, Boulder, Castle Rock, Colorado Springs,

Frederick, Longmont

(303) 894-0286

E-mail: martinpercival@msn.com

URL: http://www.learnirishdance.com

Reed School of Irish Dance
Denver & surrounding areas
Zanthia Reed, TCRG
(303) 341-9534
E-mail: reedschool@hotmail.com

Saint Brendan's School of Irish Dance
Denver
and Colorado Springs
Judy De Napoli, ADCRG
(303) 771-1209
E-mail: saintbdance@aol.com
URL: http://www.stbrendansschool.org/

Wick School of Irish Dance
Denver
Linnane Wick Joseph
, TCRG
(303) 987-2427
E-mail: wickschool@msn.com
URL: http://www.wickschool.com/

Idaho

An Daire Academy of Irish Dance

Boise

Jim Mueller, TCRG & Lauren Crowe-Mueller, TCRG

(800) 973-3917

E-mail: jnlmueller@andaire.org

URL: http://www.andaire.org

Scoil Rince na hEasan

Idaho Falls, Pocatello, Twin Falls

Valerie Finnigan, TCRG

(208) 520-9978

email: valerie@anmalarince.com

Tiernan Irish Dancers

Boise

Ellen Gahl, TCRG, Mark Howard, TCRG, Anne McCarthy, TCRG

E-mail: info@tiernandancers.com

URL:  www.tiernanirishdancers.com

Montana

Tiernan Irish Dancers

Butte

Ellen Gahl, TCRG, Mark Howard, TCRG, Anne McCarthy, TCRG

E-mail: info@tiernandancers.com

URL:  www.tiernanirishdancers.com

Nevada

Blanchette School of Irish Dance

Reno, Carson City NV and Lake Tahoe, CA

Miriam Blanchette, TCRG

(775) 267-0827

E-mail: emailreeljig@yahoo.com

URL: www.reeljig.net

Celtic Gold Academy of Irish Dance
Las Vegas
Doireann Maoileidigh Hoy, ADCRG; John Hoy
(714) 840-6719
E-mail: DanceInfo@CelticGold.com
URL: http://www.celticgold.com/

Fearon-O'Connor School of Irish Dance

Las Vegas

Vincent O'Connor, ADCRG

(415) 401-6015

Rhea Delgado

(702) 245-5511

email:  pvoc@aol.com or damsel1@earthlink.net

Sharon Lynn Academy of Irish Dance

Las Vegas

Sharon Lynn Rezendes, TCRG

(702) 869-8580

E-mail: fairyreel@earthlink.net

Thompson School of Irish Dance
Cecily Thompson Geraghty, TCRG
Las Vegas
(702) 230-1079
E-mail: rince@irishstepdance.net
URL: http://irishstepdance.net/

New Mexico

McTeggart School of Irish Dancing

Albuquerque

Anne Hall, ADCRG

E-mail: newmexico@mcteggart.com

Oregon

An Daire Academy of Irish Dance

Portland, Albany, Corvallis, Bend

Jim Mueller, TCRG & Lauren Crowe-Mueller, TCRG

(800) 973-3917

E-mail: jnlmueller@andaire.org

URL: http://www.andaire.org

Comerford School of Irish Dance
Bend, Beaverton, Portland, Albany
Tony Comerford, ADCRG
E-mail: comerfordschool@earthlink.net
URL: http://www.tonycomerford.com/

The Murray School of Irish Dancing
Portland
Geraldine Murray, TCRG
(503) 239-3756
E-mail: soidancing@qwest.net
URL: http://murrayirishdance.com/

Yeates Academy of Irish Dance

Portland, Salem

Sinead Yeates, T.C.R.G

(503) 249-9009 (studio)

E-mail:  yeatesacademy@aol.com

Utah

Claddagh School of Irish Dancing

Salt Lake City

Maire O'Connell, ADCRG, Kelly Sullivan, TCRG

(805) 672-0167

E-mail: info@claddaghdance.com

URL: http://www.claddaghdance.com/

Crawford School of Irish Dance

Salt Lake City

Jill Crawford TCRG

(801) 508-7933

URL: www.crawfordirishdance.com

Power Academy of Irish Dance

American Fork

Lisa Power Steinmetz, TCRG

(310) 251-8268, (801) 376-3924

Email: poweririshdance@gmail.com

URL: www.poweririshdance.com

Shelley School of Irish Dance
Cedar Hills
Tina Shelley, TCRG
(801) 785-3491
URL: http://shelleyirishdance.com/

Washington

An Daire Academy of Irish Dance

Kennewick, Spokane

Jim Mueller, TCRG & Lauren Crowe-Mueller, TCRG

(800) 973-3917

E-mail: jnlmueller@andaire.org

URL: http://www.andaire.org

Baile Glas Irish Dancers
Seattle
Maggie Corrigan, TCRG
(206) 324-6141
E-mail: baileglas@netscape.net
URL: http://www.baileglas.com/

Club Ceili Naomh Padriag

Seattle

Margaret O'Toole Weber, TMRF

(206) 365-2850

E-mail: weberotoole7@msn.com

Comerford School of Irish Dance
Seattle

Tony Comerford, ADCRG 
Valerie Nishimura or Mike Nagan: (206) 935-3225

e-mail: celticartsnw@hotmail.com (for info on classes in Seattle) 
E-mail: comerfordschool@earthlink.net
URL: http://www.tonycomerford.com/

Doonan School of Irish Dance
Lynnwood
Mary Doonan, TCRG
(425) 673-7650

Haran School of Irish Dancing
Rice  

Scoil Rince Slieveloughane
Seattle, Olympia, Tacoma, Snohomish, Mercer Island, Bellevue, and Bellingham
Robert Haley, TCRG
(206) 714-9112
E-mail: srsfeis@hotmail.com
URL: http://srsirishdance.com/

Tara Academy of Irish Dancing
Seattle
Sara Raney, TCRG; Erin Raney, TCRG; Julie Raney
(206) 286-6619

Email: taraacademy@email.com

URL: www.taraacademy.com

Wyoming

Scoil Rince na hEasan

Jackson

Valerie Finnigan, TCRG

(208) 520-9978

email: valerie@anmalarince.com