FORT WALTON BEACH, FL

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Ashley Breihan

TCRG 

Fort Walton Beach Director

Ashley Breihan, TCRG, has over 17 years of dance and competition experience. She aims to share her passion for the sport by encouraging dancers to set and reach their competitive goals through her dedication to Irish dance instruction.

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Cindy Brainerd

TCRG

Fort Walton Beach Instructor

With over 20 years of experience in education and Irish dance instruction, Cindy Brainerd, TCRG, creates a unique learning environment by fostering a sense of community amongst dancers and their families.

Classes

All dancers are evaluated by our certified staff to determine which class would best suit their needs. Be aware that competition level does not determine class placement.

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Beginner Class

The Beginner classes are designed to introduce new students to the unique style of Irish Dance. Students will learn basic skills and step work in a fun and focused environment. Open to students ages 5 & up. 

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Beginner 1 Soft Shoe

Tuesday - 4:00pm to 4:45pm

Thursday - 4:00pm to 4:45pm

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Beginner 2 Soft Shoe

Monday - 4:00pm to 4:45pm

Wednesday - 4:00pm to 4:45pm

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Beginner 3 Soft Shoe

Monday - 4:45pm to 5:45pm

Beginner Hard Shoe

Wednesday - 4:45pm to 5:45pm

Advanced Beginner Class

The Advanced Beginner class is open to dancers who have mastered their Beginner material. These dancers will continue to build on their soft shoe skills and learn more challenging step work. 

Monday - 5:45pm to 6:45pm

Intermediate Class

The Intermediate classes are geared toward Novice and Prizewinner level dancers. Dancers will continue to learn more advanced dances and skills while perfecting their technique. 

Group 1

Tuesday - 4:45pm to 5:45pm
Thursday - 4:45pm to 5:45pm

Group 2

Tuesday - 5:45pm to 6:45pm
Thursday - 5:45pm to 6:45pm

Advanced Class

Open to dancers at the Prizewinner, Preliminary, and Open Championship levels. Dancers will be challenged with more advanced material and rigorous training in order to meet their competitive goals. All advanced classes aim to prepare dancers for regular feiseanna as well as major championships such as the Oireachtas, Nationals, and Worlds. 

Advanced Class

Tuesday - 6:45pm to 8:45pm

Thursday - 6:45pm to 8:45pm

Advanced Set Class

Monday - 6:45pm to 8:45pm

Contact Us

5 Eglin Parkway NE

Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548

Email: ashley@carpenteririshdance.com

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