I’m so excited to be planning a dancing trip to New York City at the end of June and start of July where I’ll be teaching sean-nós dance masterclasses. Stay tuned for details!Read more "Sean-nós in NYC!"
Athbhliain faoi mhaise, chairde! I hope you had a wonderful Christmas and are ready to get back into the studio to dance your socks off! I’ll be running two sean-nós dance classes on Tuesdays and Thursdays. The full schedule can be found over on https://sibealdavitt.com/dance-classes/. If you’ve been curious about sean-nós dance for a while […]Read more "Dance into 2015!"
Myself and Mary Beth Taylor are hosting a special sean-nós dance event at Club Chonradh na Gaeilge on Thursday 11 December 2014. The evening will kick off at 7.45 with a free sean-nós dance workshop at open level followed by live music and dance. The floor is open to all dancers from beginners to improvers […]Read more "Christmas Sean-nós Dance Extravaganza"
I’m delighted to say that these past few months have been very busy with lots of exciting performances coming up before Christmas. Myself and Kristyn Fontanella have been awarded Dance Ireland’s Mentored Residency in Traditional Dance under world-renowned dance artist and performer Colin Dunne. Kristyn and I met on the MA Contemporary Dance program at […]Read more "Dance Ireland Mentored Residency and upcoming performances"
Some photos taken by the very talented Natalia Petrova during a recent trip to Moscow. A big thanks to Alexey Popov for organising!Read more "Suspended moments in Moscow City"
I’m running a summer sean-nós dance course for adults in Rathgar on Wednesday evenings. Click on the following link for details: Summer sean-nós leafletRead more "Summer Sean-Nós!"
I’m just home from Seville, Spain where I had the wonderful opportunity of performing sean-nós in the stunning open air venue, CICUS Arts Center, for two nights. On the first night I performed with ‘Stolen Notes’ a local Irish traditional music group, who I was amazed to hear had reached a level of virtuosity by […]Read more "Dancing in Seville"
I have been collaborating with filmmaker, Gavin FitzGerald and Ciarán Gray, director of Company B on a dance film project since this time last year on a dance film project. Company B is a youth contemporary dance company for boys, a group who take class and rehearse weekly at Dance House on Foley Street, Dublin […]Read more "School Rush – New Dance Film"
Here’s a video and a few photos of recent performances which were part of my Masters at University of Limerick. Enjoy! Photos: © Maurice GunningRead more "Recent dance footage and photos"
Wow, it’s been pretty quiet around here for quite some time ay? Sorry about that! Here’s an update: Over the next few months I’ll be working on my final semester project for my MA in Contemporary Dance. This will be a film project merging different elements I’ve studied over the course of the year. It […]Read more "Well, hello there.."