The Academy of Irish and Celtic Studies
The Academy of Irish and Celtic Studies offers a variety of lessons and classes taught by highly talented teaching artists, who bring many years of training and experience to their fields of study.
Members receive discounted tuition and fees.
Are you a member?
Term is Monday through Saturdays for 10 weeks
Spring Term: Postponed
For questions, please contact Academy@azirish.org
Individual lessons for 10 week term
25 Min. Lessons: $22 per lesson.
50 Min. Lessons: $44 per lesson.
Classes: 3 or more; $150 for 10-week term*
Special rates available for Children’s classes**
Current paid members of the Irish Cultural Center & McClelland Library receive 10% off classes and lessons. Members must be logged in to take advantage of their benefits.
*A minimum of three students must register for a class to be offered. If there are less than 3 students registered, an option is available for individual lessons.
Classes for children are for those 18 years old and under.**
Irish Step Dance Class for Children (soft shoe only)
5:30PM – 6:30PM
6:30PM – 7:30PM
Irish Step Dance Class for Adults
7:30PM – 8:30PM
Great Highland Bagpipes lessons available by appointment.
Scottish Country Dance Class (Homeschool Enrichment Class)
2PM – 3PM
*Minimum of 4 students needed for a class. Multi-child discount available.
2019-2020 Academic Year
Fall Term: Monday, September 9, 2019 – Saturday, November 16, 2019
Winter Term: Monday, January 6, 2020 – Saturday, March 14, 2020
Spring Term: Wednesday, April 1, 2020 – Saturday, June 6, 2020 (Postponed)
Summer Term: TBD 2020
For questions about our Academy of Irish and Celtic Studies classes and scheduling please email: email@example.com
Music Lessons and Classes- Please note:
Music instruction is offered as a private lesson or in a class format. Music classes have a minimum enrollment number of 3 students. If 3 or more students register for a private lesson, an option will be offered to all registered students to combine into a class for a tuition reduction. Should less than the required minimum number of students register for a class, private lessons will be offered in place of the class format.
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