Collon Showcase This Weekend At The Droichead Arts Centre

Collon Showcase This Weekend At The Droichead Arts Centre

Our annual Collon showcase takes place this Sunday the 24th February in the Droichead Arts Centre and we are really looking forward to seeing our students take to the stage. Tickets are through the box office at Droichead Arts Centre and it is nearly sold out. If you have not organised your ticket yet please do so to ensure you are not disappointed. OUR ARRANGEMENTS FOR THE SHOW: STUDENT SAFETY COMES FIRST Before the show. Please drop your child to the side door of the Theatre (beside Box Office) Students will be grouped and have minders who will stay with...

Kidkast At Perform Ireland In The RDS Sunday 17th February 2019

Kidkast At Perform Ireland In The RDS Sunday 17th February 2019

Kidkast were invited to perform our Magdalene Laundries piece at Perform Ireland which is the biggest Performing Arts Festival to take place in Ireland. We are honoured to perform on the mainstage tomorrow at 1pm and are very much looking forward to it. We wish Alva and all those involved at #performireland @performireland the very best of luck. Please see link to our Laundries performance last October.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8WUZ9ULIidw

Jake Reid Becomes Champion Dancer

Jake Reid Becomes Champion Dancer

We just received confirmation from Spectrum Dance Events that Kidkast’s Jake Reid has moved to Champion Dancer status. Jake is an extremely enthusiastic and talented Hip Hop and Breakdance dancer who works extremely hard and is a role model for the other students. We are very proud and delighted for Jake to take this coveted accolade today, well done Jake.

Collon Showcase At The Droichead Arts Centre

Collon Showcase At The Droichead Arts Centre

Our annual Collon showcase is Sunday 24th February at the Droichead Arts Centre and tickets are on sale now. All students will take part and this is always a fun family show, showcasing our very talented Collon students. This show will sell out and we urge parents and family to get their tickets early to avoid any disappointment.

CIRCUS GERBOLA AT DROGHEDA

CIRCUS GERBOLA AT DROGHEDA

Circus Gerbola visits Drogheda this week and Kidkast have been asked to perform in the Circus Ring. Our students who performed The Greatest Showman in last years end of year show were chosen. This is a great honour to have been and we are very excited for this opportunity as we are the only School asked. We will perform at two of the shows Thursday at 7.30pm and Friday at 4.30pm. We would welcome support and Circus Gerbola have offered reduced price tickets to the families of Kidkast. These are the instructions they have given in order to avail of...

Strength Beats Stretch

Strength Beats Stretch

We would love our students and parents to read this.. POSTED ON 16 APRIL 2018 BY ROSE MULREADY  https://australianballet.com.au/behind-ballet/strength-beats-stretch?fbclid=IwAR2dI-TYc_9vEbczm5t-WVoNrLddA1GyqOaBPunKkZtpaovpOXoxks_tlmI The Australian Ballet’s medical team is educating the company’s dancers about the dangers of stretching. Counter-intuitive? Read on. Willowy dancers melting over their legs, their noses to their knees, or sitting improbably in the splits to darn their pointe shoes: these are quintessential ballet images. So it may come as a surprise that Sue Mayes, the company’s principal physiotherapist, winces at the thought. In the early 2000s, Mayes and her team started focusing on the ankles and calves, common injury sites for dancers. They found that...

Circus Gerbola

Circus Gerbola

Kidkast have been invited to perform with Circus Gerbola on their upcoming run in Drogheda. In return they will offer discounted tickets for extended family and friends and a unique behind the scenes experience of the circus for the performers and staff. We are very excited to perform a shortened version of our Greatest Showman piece from last years show in the circus ring on Thursday 14th February at 7.30pm, and Friday 15th February at 4.30pm. This is only open to any students who took part in this piece in the TLT Show last June only, however it is an optional...

No Crew Rehearsal

No Crew Rehearsal

Huge well done to all our crews for a great performance last Sunday at I Am Hip Hop, everyone danced so well.  First places for Phoenix and Jake, Chris and Alan who was awarded Judges Choice Trophy and Jake Overall Starter winner and so many more trophies for our cabinet. There will be no crew rehearsal tonight (7th Feb) or next Thursday (14th Feb) as we have been asked to perform at Circus Gerbola next week and we need to rehearse for this.

Week 10 Of Term 3

Week 10 Of Term 3

This is week 10 in the second term and the final week. Term 3 commences from Monday 11th of February. All term 2 fees should be paid in full by the end of this week and term 3 fees are now due. Payment can be made in the studios or at classes at Teach Raithneach this week and from Monday the 11th term 3 fees can be paid online through our parents portal for both Drogheda and Collon students. For those students with siblings attending please note it will take us a few days to apply the sibling discount. Our...