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About the Director

Olivia Ryan, TCRG, is certified by CLRG, the Irish Dance Commission in Dublin, Ireland and is also an active member of the Irish Dance Teachers Association of North America and the Irish Dance Teachers Association of Mid-America. She began dancing at the age of seven with the McClanahan School of Irish Dance in Louisville, Kentucky and went on to compete at the open championship level, qualifying for and competing in events such as the Mid-America Oireachtas (Regional Championships) and the North American Irish Dance Championships. She retired from competition in 2011 and earned her official certificate in 2013 having over 5 years of prior teaching experience. After relocating to Bloomington in June 2014, Olivia is now taking the next steps towards her dream of passing on her expertise in Irish Dance by sharing her passion with the communities of Southern Indiana.

Community Performances

St. Patrick's day

Grant Line Elementary - 3/13/2017

Green Valley Elementary - 3/17/2017


Louisville Feis

Queen City Feis

Bluegrass Feis