Hooley Irish Dance showcase April 2 at WHS

By on March 16, 2016

The Hooley School of Irish Dance annual showcase of Irish Dance and Culture is coming to the Warwick High School Auditorium, 301 W. Orange St., Lititz, on Saturday, April 2, at 2:30 and 6 p.m.

This year’s show, titled “A Step in Time,” will feature traditional and original choreographies, performed by dancers of all ages, including four-year-old beginners, nationally ranked competitive dancers, and three Open Champion level dancers who competed at the World Championships the week prior to the showcase. The high stepping kicks and rhythmic hard shoe performances will be sure to entertain audiences of all ages.

The school of more than 150 dancers trains children and adults for recreation level and competition level dancing under the direction of Crystal Carper, and Angelina Press. The school welcomes those new to Irish dance and also fosters dance talent that has competed at regional, national and International competitions in Canada, England, Ireland and Scotland. The Hooley School has two locations, in Akron, and in Wyomissing, and will shortly be building a new studio in Brownstown.

Tickets for “A Step in Time” cost $12 in advance/$15 at the door for adults; $5 in advance/$8 at the door for children ages 5-12. Group rates are available for organizations.

Purchase tickets online at hooleyirishdancebooster.blogspot.com or at the door.


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