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McConnell Irish Dancers

Established in 1947        80 Years of Irish Dance        3 Generations OF IRISH DANCE TRADITION       MANITOBA'S LARGEST IRISH DANCE SCHOOL 

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McConnell Dancers are recognized for their unique, high calibre, performance-style dancing which encompasses both traditional and contemporary forms of Irish Dance.   
The Dancers have performed at the Olympic Games, Commonwealth Games, and with well-known performers such as “The Irish Rovers”, “Tommy Makem”, and “The Irish Descendants”. The group has travelled the world to perform at International Dance Festivals and compete at World Class Level.

 

McConnell Irish Dancers have produced three full length productions with live music narration, and video production.

  • “Irish Tradition, the best of Irish Music, Song & Dance"
  • “The Legend of the Tuatha Dé Danann
  • “Trasna na dTonnta - Over The Waves” -  The Irish diaspora to the America
International Travel
McConnell Dancers are a member of C.I.O.F.F International and have performed all over the world, promoting Celtic Culture.
2007 - Peru
2009 - Costa Rica
2011 - Bulgaria
2012 - Walt Disney World Florida
2013 - Ireland (Limerick & Dublin)
2016 - Peru
2017 - North Carolina, USA

The McConnell Irish Dancers have performed with the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra in 1998, 2009, and 2016.  
 
48 Years with Folklorama
The McConnell Dancers have performed at the Ireland-Irish Pavilion, the Emerald Isle pavilion and the school ran the "Isle of the Shamrock" pavilion from 1996 - 2003, and currently sponsor the United Kingdom Pavilion
 
United Kingdom Pavilion
McConnell Irish Dancers perform at the United Kingdom Pavilion for Folklorama and are available for performances in Irish, English, Scottish, and Welsh dancing.
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Professional, high calibre performances ranging from 15 min - 1hr
  • Traditional & modern Irish Dance with exciting choreography.
  • Live music with top quality Irish musicians available 
  • Irish show band & Celtic Women style singers available.
  • Specialty theme shows with professional lighting, video, and narration.
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Interested in having the McConnell Irish Dancers perform at your event? Please fill out a contact form below and let us know more about what you're looking for.

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