Your Irish Dance Education Starts Here
Crossroads offers Irish dance classes in an encouraging and professional atmosphere. Our dance classes are designed to take students from their first introduction to Irish dance to a full and varied course of training.
The school has a professional, certified staff as well as visiting guest teachers. A close working partnership between student and teacher is an important aspect of our program.
Whether in pursuit of becoming an Open Champion dancer or enjoying the fun and physical benefits of Irish dance, our students enjoy the highest quality classes in a warm and nurturing environment.
Why Should You Choose Crossroads Irish Dance?
Crossroads welcomes dancers age 4 to adult; male and female. We offer a variety of classes for all levels including adults. So whether you are looking for something recreational or more serious like performance and competition; we have something for you!
Crossroads offers family-friendly pricing for both tuition and registration fees. Discounts available for families with multiple dancers or single dancers taking 2 or more classes a week.
Flexible payment options including installments and we accept checks, credit cards and bank daft.
A modern, professional, welcoming home to give your dancer the best learning environment. A 900 square foot dance space, professional suspended, sprung dance floor with marley, cozy waiting area, private bathroom and more.
Crossroads dedicated staff brings their talents to Crossroads for your dancers Irish dance education. Our staff is here to provide your dancer with a well-rounded education of Irish culture, dance and music. Their knowledge and training will allow your dancer to develop the proper technique and skills as well as, find the unique dance inside of them.
What Age Do You Start Classes?
We offer Irish dance classes for students age 4 to adult. For Adults we have a dedicated program just gear toward our Adult dancers whether they are new to Irish dance or returning from Irish dance after some time.
View our classes for 2016-2017 dance year HERE.
Learn More About Our Adult Program HERE.
What Opportunities Does Crossroads Offer?
The best part of Crossroads is that we have something for everyone. Our students interests vary from recreational , to performance , to competitive opportunities. Regardless of the path we support each dancer in their Irish dance goals and interests.
What Are The Qualifications Of Teaching Staff?
Our staff is dedicated to their continued education and training in the field of teaching and Irish dance. We offer continuing education opportunities for our teaching staff throughout the year in order to keep up with the latest trends, styles and methods in the world of Irish dance.
Our school is TCRG certified school with the World Irish Dance Association. Our teaching staff also hold their grade teaching certifications too.
Learn more about our staff and their background HERE.
What Can My Child Hope To Learn In Their Class?
Crossroads Irish Dance prides itself in offering our students the best education of Irish dance, culture and music. We feel that a well-rounded education is pinnacle in a student's growth and appreciation of Irish culture, dance and music.
Students progress at a pace that best fits them as learning is enhanced when a dancer enjoys the class, has fun and feels sense of accomplishment
- Each level has a structured syllabus our teaching staff is committed too each year.
- Soft and hard shoe instruction where students learn a variety of traditional Irish dance steps and rhythms appropriate for that level.
- Beginner to Advance classes to allow students to develop basic to advance steps and stills.
- Exclusive specialty classes that enhance their learning and skill growth in Irish dance.
- Irish culture is incorporated into class instruction including history, music, language and more. Irish dance is not just an art form, but a culture worthy of respect and appreciation.
How Long Are Full Year Class Sessions?
Our full year class sessions run from September to May. Our spring show is held at the end of each session giving dancers an opportunity to highlight their accomplishments.
Mini Spring Sessions
We offer "mini" sessions in the spring for students looking for more of an introductory class. They are between 4-6 weeks long. Dancers learn basic movements during this period in efforts they can, if interested, move into a class in the Fall or join one of our summer camps.
Is There Specific Attire That Is Worn To Class?
At Crossroads, a professional dress attire ensures that our teaching staff will be able to to see dancers's alignment and positioning. Baggy clothing can mask bad habits, making corrections impossible to see.
Our class attire teaches our students's discipline, helping with overall focus and energy. By "dressing the part", dancers feel a part of the school.
Crossroads class attire includes
: Any school shirt, shorts/skorts or capri pants (knees must be visible) and poodle socks (or black/white socks for boys)
Crossroads Online Store
- Crossroads class attire can be purchased through our online store which is available 24-7.
- Our store offers a variety of Crossroads spirit wear from t-shirts, tanks tops, shorts, bags and more.
- We want our dancers to be excited and proud to wear the Crossroads name whether it is inside or outside the classroom.
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