Roadworks on Patrickswell Lane and Old Abbey Lane

Roadworks on Patrickswell Lane and Old Abbey Lane

We are advised that Patrickswell Lane will be closed this week for essential maintenance. The council say they will try to have the road re-opened as quickly as they can however expect the road closure to last the bulk of the week. There will be pedestrian access. There is alternative parking to the rear of the St Vincent de Paul shop on Narrow West Street (accessed via Fair Street). Please allow extra time for your journey.

Competition Success at Kidkast

Competition Success at Kidkast

Another fantastic weekend for Kidkast as they took to the stage last Saturday in the O’Reilly Theatre in Dublin to take 3rd place in the All Ireland Showchoir 2017 competition. A huge achievement for our 57 strong Musical Theatre students, ranging in age from 8 to 18 years, who performed the “Lion King”. The judges spoke of it being like a West End production and all the judges commented on Josh Keating as a force to be reckoned with in the future. It was a great evening’s entertainment for the parents who travelled to support. The video of the performance...

Showchoir Rehearsals

Showchoir Rehearsals

This weeks schedule is:- Wednesday, 1st November 6 to 8pm for those who can make it. This is an extra rehearsal and will concentrate on movement. Friday, 3rd November 5.30pm to 8.30pm (approx). This is an extended rehearsal and we expect everyone to be at this rehearsal as the competition is the following day. Saturday, 4th November bus collection 12 noon at bus bay opposite entrance to Garda Station on the bank of the river. Spectators bus to leave 5.30pm from carpark at KFC. On the day of the show our sound check is 1.30 to 2pm. We have booked...

Guitar Lessons at Old Abbey Dance Studios

Guitar Lessons at Old Abbey Dance Studios

In keeping with the Kidkast ethos of learning in a fun, no pressure environment we are introducing Guitar lessons at Old Abbey Dance Studios under the tutorage of Sean Murtagh. Sean is a first year student of Sound Technology at Pulse College (Windmill Lane Recording Studios) in Dublin. Running all day on Saturdays, classes are for ages 8 years and upwards, 45 minutes long and are strictly limited to 4 students in each group. They cost €30 for 4 lessons (€7.50 per lesson). Early booking is advisable and please talk to Tracey should you have any further question’s.

Saturday Club Students Registration

Saturday Club Students Registration

Last Saturday was the fifth Saturday of the first term and we are now settled into the current year, 2017 to 2018. Club is a brilliant way to experience the full ensemble of classes at a greatly reduced class rate. Club is for students who take at least four hours of classes on a Saturday and only applies to Saturday classes. Club rate per 10 week term is €250 for 4 classes, €300 for 5 classes or €350 for 6 classes. This can be paid in advance or weekly at €25, €30 or €35 per week. We ask that all...

All Ireland Hip Hop Championships 2017

All Ireland Hip Hop Championships 2017

Another great year in Trabolgan and a huge thank you to Dave, Tommy and all the gang from Spectrum Dance Events for making it such a memorable weekend for students and parents. As usual we have returned with plenty of shiny trophies to add to our collection. Well done to everyone as we are so very proud of all of our students. Here are the results (please message us if we took down an wrong position or left anything out) Results from Trabolgan 2017 Crews Damage (U16 Champions) 1st Place Phoenix (U14 Starters) 5th Place Lil Dudes (U12 Starters) 7th...