Shelley Irish Dance March Madness ~ St. Patrick's Day

10 Reasons Why We Love Irish Dance

12.16.08

  1. Rhythm: We just can't wait to get out there and pound out a killer beat.
  2. Flight Leap 23s. When you get that pause in the air just right. There's nothin' like it.
  3. Attitude: We love to show off what we can do and intimidate the competition whenever possible.
  4. Competition: Oh ya, we bring it on.
  5. Grace: Flowing each step into the next with perfect grace is such a thrill.
  6. Speed:Sometimes your feet can be a blur even to yourself!
  7. Shows: Theres nothin' like bringing down the house with a great performance.
  8. Precision: One of the biggest challenges is making every step perfectly precise. When it happens, it feels so good.
  9. Tradition: Just being a part of the Irish Dance tradition is such a joy!
  10. Beauty: Every Irish Dancer brings their own original beauty to Irish Dance. We feel beautiful every time we dance!

Article written by Shelly Allen
Photo by Shelly Allen Photography

TAGS: 10, reasons, attitude, beauty, "bring it on", competition, dress, flight, grace, ireland, Irish, dance, leaps, power, precision, rhythm, speed, tradition, why, top, ten, Riverdance, fun, love

Back to top