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Irish Dance Class

1.00pm - 2.00pm

Irish Dance Class

Come and enjoy learning Irish dance!

Our Irish Dance class is run weekly by professional Irish dance instructor, Orla Doogan. Orla combines fitness and music, focussing on learning new steps and having fun with your dance friends.  

Suitable for:

Age 4+
This class is suitable for 4 year olds up to any age! We currently have a strong group of 7 year olds who are there to help and welcome any new dancers.

What do you wear?

Dancers have two type of dance shoes, we start off with soft shoe dances. We recommend sports wear or comforatble clothes during class as it can get warm from all the moving around.

About your instructor

I’m Orla Doogan, I’m from Dublin and have been dancing 28 years now. I share the love of Irish dancing and came from a huge class in Dublin with the most amazing teachers. I’ve travelled all over the world including New York, Philadelphia, LA and San Francisco and have gained many championship titles along the way.

How much does it cost?

The first class is free
£5.00 per class 
Class is paid by cash, on the day, but bank transfers are optional if needed.

Contact us

For further information about this event please call, email or text Orla on:

Further info

Instagram: @nfirishdance_hexham
Facebook: nfirishdance_hexham

Covid safety notice

Your health and wellbeing remains our top priority, so please rest assured that all the necessary health and safety precautions are being implemented. We have followed government and industry COVID-19 guidelines, have a Risk Assessment in place and a process to maintain cleanliness and aid social distancing.

We ask all visitor to wear a face mask in communal areas, unless medically exempt. 

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Opening times

Opening times

  • Monday-Friday 9.00am-5.00pm
  • Saturday 10.00am-4.00pm
  • Sunday Closed

Evenings and Sundays are open by appointment.

Opening times are subject to change.

Christmas and bank holiday opening times may vary. 

How to find us

Hexham Community Centre,
Hexham & Tynedale Community Trust, Gilesgate, Hexham, NE46 3NP