The Ashurst Academy of Irish Dance is proud to serve dance classes, lessons and instruction to families in Connecticut cities including Newtown, Sandy Hook, Bethel, Danbury, Brookfield, Southbury, Oxford, Ridgefield, Redding, Bridgewater, Roxbury, Monroe, Easton, Middlebury, Georgetown, Weston, Woodbridge, Woodbury, Washington, New Milford, Middlebury, Sherman, Seymour, Naugatuck, Wilton, Bethlehem, Ansonia, Shelton, Trumbull, and New Fairfield, CT among many others! Hire Irish dancers  from our dance school to perform in Litchfield County, New Haven County, Fairfield County, CT and more!

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DANCE STUDIO FOR KIDS
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Proud  CLRG certified Irish step dancing school located in Connecticut, Certified through Dublin, Ireland and registered with Irish Dance Teachers Association of North America and New England, USA.

Summer Camps 2020

Voted Connecticut's BEST Dance Studio For Kids:

Irish Dance Summer Camp by Former Stars of Riverdance in Newtown, CT of Fairfield County

Location: Newtown Studio, 3 Simm Lane 3L1, Newtown, CT

INTRO TO IRISH DANCE CAMP: NEW BEGINNERS (5+)

Monday, July 13-Friday, July 17

4:30-5:30 PM

For new beginners 5 and up or Little Shamrockers from the previous season.

Dancers will learn basic technique, movements and steps of Irish dancing along with a daily activity such as a craft, game, etc.

TEAM ASHURST CAMP: BEG II

Monday, July 13-Friday, July 17

5:30-6:30 PM

Dancers will work on improving technique and current skills, build new ones, as well as participate in a fun daily activity such as a craft, game, etc.

TEAM ASHURST CAMP: ADV. BEG

Monday, July 13-Friday, July 17

9:00-11:00 AM

A 5 day workshop where dancers will work to improve technique and current skills, build new ones as well as participate in daily fun such as crafts, games and more!

TEAM ASHURST CAMP: NOVICE I

Monday, July 27th-Friday, July 31st

9:00-NOON

An 5 day workshop where dancers will work to improve technique and current skills, build new ones as well as participate in daily fun such as crafts, games and more!

TEAM ASHURST CAMP: NOV II/PW I

Monday, July 27th-Friday, July 31st

1:00-4:00 pm

An 5 day workshop where dancers will work to improve technique and current skills, build new ones as well as participate in daily fun such as crafts, games and more!

TEAM ASHURST CAMP: NOV II/PW I
TEAM ASHURST CAMP: PW II/CHAMPIONSHIP I

Monday, July 20th-Friday, July 24th

9:00-1:00 PM

An intensive 5 day workshop where dancers will work to improve technique and current skills, build new ones, learn and master new choreography, as well as participate in strength, conditioning and flexibility exercises. 

TEAM ASHURST CAMP: CHAMPIONSHIP II

Monday, July 20th-Friday, July 24th

1:30-5:30 PM

An intensive 5 day workshop where dancers will work to improve technique and current skills, build new ones, learn and master new choreography, as well as participate in strength, conditioning and flexibility exercises. 

OIREACHTAS BOOT CAMP (Teacher Invitation)

Monday, August 24th-Friday, August 28th

Traditional Sets 4:30-5:30 PM (TBC)

Solo Championships 5:30-9:00 PM (TBC)