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If you're interested in learning all there is to know about Irish Dancing, then our guides, help and information will get you off to a flying start! We have some great resources available for beginners and experts alike.

Be a Better Dancer
Exercise for Irish Dancing

Exercise to improve skills

Keep supple and well-trained

Exercising and practicing go hand in hand with Irish Dancing. Our help on exercising is not to be missed, we have advice and ideas to keep you moving and improving!

Learn the Ceili Dances

Welcome to Irish Dancer

If you ever wanted to know anything about Irish dancing, you’re definitely in the right place. We’ve put together a huge resource on everything to do with Irish dancing. So whether you are about to attend your first feis or you want to know more about improving your dancing or even whether or not to wear a wig for that first dance, we’ve got everything you need to know right here.

Welcome to Irish Dancer

Learn about the feis!

If you have any interest at all in feisanna and you want to learn more about these hugely popular Irish dancing competitions, this is the place to come to. We’ll tell you what to expect when you attend or enter a feis and provide plenty of hints and tips so it won’t feel quite so unusual when you go to your first one.

Everything you always wanted to know about clothes for Irish dancing

Sometimes it seems as if the clothes for Irish dancing are just as important as the dancing itself. If you or someone you know is taking part in a feis, you’ll know this is the case. We’ve put together helpful pages that reveal everything you need to know about the dresses for girls and outfits for the boys too. We also cover shoes and hairstyles so nothing is left out.

Getting the hairstyle just right – or learning how to wear a wig

The hairstyle you choose to complete your feis outfit really is the crowning glory of the whole thing. You can find out about hairstyles in the appropriate section of our site, along with information on wigs and how vital it is to choose the right one if you are going to go down this route. The section is packed with tricks and tips to make sure you get the best results every time, no matter how you choose to do your hair. Read our information on wig tests to know exactly how to spot the best wig for your feis!

From exercising to preventing injuries, find out how to dance better

Exercising is very important for all dancers. Regular exercising can help to prevent some of the most common injuries and afflictions that can occur. We’ve got a whole array of tips and hints on this topic, not to mention ideas on how to prevent injuries from occurring in the first place. We’ll even help inspire you to dance even better in the future, thanks to a range of advice that is designed for this very purpose.

Everything you need to know about Irish dancing

In short, this website is your one stop shop for Irish dancing, feisanna and everything that goes along with it. This topic can be quite overwhelming when you first start reading about it, but if you want to be a successful Irish dancer it makes sense to have an engaging resource that tells you all you need to know.

So start exploring now and very soon you’ll know much more about Irish dancing.

Many Thanks

There are quite a few people we would like to thank for helping us create the Irish Dancer website, but first and foremost a big thanks to for all there help and constant updates and general advice. We are over the moon with the website they have created for us and the extra work they carried out, many thanks from us here.