Global Irish Dance Spectacular

Have you ever dreamed about starring in your own Irish dancing video to seen by thousands of people? Or be invited to perform in a live show with a chance to win a huge cash prize? Global Irish Dance Spectacular can make your dream a reality. 

A worldwide talent show showcasing the best Irish dancers in the world is on the horizon.

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AND watch here for more updates as they become available. 


Are you an IDM subscriber who lives in Ireland? If so, we need your Eircode! The Irish Postal Service has been returning IDM issues that are sent without an Eircode. 

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Do you have the basics nailed when it comes to Irish Dance? All dancers, regardless of level, should review the basics to ensure their best performance. Read this article How to Win the Light Jig, the first in a HOW-TO series, from the May 2018 issue of IDM to get started!

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Where & when is the next Irish Dancing Major competition?

CLRG        Location   For more info, visit: 
      2019 World Irish Dancing Championships Greensboro, North Carolina, USA 14 - 21 April 2019
      All Ireland Championships Killarney, Co. Kerry, Ireland 17 - 23 February 2019
      North American National Championships Vancouver, Canada 1 - 5 July 2019  
      British Nationals Championships Southport, Great Britain 19 - 21 July 2019  
      All Scotland Championships   3 - 6 October 2019  
      Australia National Championships Cairns, Australia 3 - 7 October 2019  
      Great Britain Championships United Kingdom Fall 2019  
      Ulster Oireachtas   Nov. 2019  
      Western Canadian Oireachtas   Nov. 2019  
      Connacht Regional Qualifiers   Nov. 2019  
      New England USA Regional Oireachtas   Nov. 2019  
      Western USA Regional Oireachtas Denver, Colorado USA Nov. 2019  
      Mainland Europe Regional Oireachtas   Nov. 2019  
      Munster Regional Qualifiers   Nov. 2019  
      Leinster Regional Qualifiers   Nov. 2019  
      Mid America Regional Oireachtas   Nov. 2019  
      Mid-Atlantic Regional Oireachtas   Nov. 2019  
      Southern USA Regional Oireachtas   Dec. 2019  
      Eastern Canadian Regional Oireachtas   Dec. 2019  
       2020 World Irish Dancing Championships  Dublin, Ireland  Easter Week



  2019   Irish Open Qualifying Round Navan, Co. Meath, Irealnd 2-Feb-19  
      Scottish Open Championships Glasgow, Scotland 16 - 17 February 2019
      North American Open Championships   16 - 18 February 2019




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