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Tickets- Late Late Toy Show

Applications for the Late Late Toy Show tickets are now open! The most magical time of the year is upon us - yes The Late Late Toy Show 2021 will hit our screens on Friday November 26th, and applications for the Late Late Toy Show tickets are now open If you would like to be part of the live studio audience, please CLICK HERE for full details on how to make an application

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EMERGENCE 2022 Application

Summer Camps Dublin

EVERYONE can DANCE, ANYONE can CREATE! South Dublin Arts Office, Dance Ireland, and CONTACT studio are pleased to announce the choreographic mentoring programme, EMERGENCE, is now open for applications. EMERGENCE places young aspiring choreographers in a professional mentoring programme to develop a dance piece for performance. The young choreographers will go through a journey of creating their own works of art. EMERGENCE 2022 is delighted to be back in the dance studio this year. We will adhere to all COVID...

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April 2021 Newsletter

WestSide on location…  Dance Film Lucan Weir A crisp Saturday morning 6am start and we could think of nothing better than shooting a Dance Film down at The Weir in Lucan Village. With the talented minds of Fruit Frame our first collaboration of many we hope! Our Feet may have been frozen but our tummy was warm from the sneaky hot chocolates from The Artisan Pantry afterwards. Some of our Senior Competitive Team bared the icy weather to dance our...

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February 2021 Newsletter

The Next Chapter We knew something would happen in the next chapter but what a plot twist! Exam results 2020 have landed, yes you read that right, we not only continued to train in 2020 but we took internationally recognised exams with The London College of Music and The Imperial Society of Teachers of Dance. We are equally proud of all our Students and Faculty that made it possible, congratulations to all, what an accomplishment! Performing Arts Online Our Performing...

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January 2021 Newsletter

Happy New Year 2021

New Year New You What about a renewed you? More of a ‘next chapter’ than new book! We most definitely kicked off 2021 with a bang, this chapter is the defining moment and each character (Student & Teacher) has a vital role to play.  Pre-Professional Dance Pre-Professional Dance Classes We started at the beginning of the month by welcoming our Pre-Professional Dance Students back to the virtual world, their energy, focus and dedication is admiral and they have had the...

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Search for Singers

Irish Women in Harmony search for talented tweens for their Christmas single Following their cover of The Cranberries' Dreams, Irish Women in Harmony are searching for singers aged 12 and under for their Christmas single. It started as a lockdown fundraiser for SAFE Ireland, bringing together voices including Ailbhe Reddy, Aimée, Áine Cahill, Allie Sherlock, Caroline Corr, Elaine Mai, Emma Langford, Erica Cody, Eve Belle, Faye O'Rourke (Soda Blonde),  Fia Moon, Imelda May,  Laoise, Lilla Vargen, Lisa Hannigan, Loah, Lyra, Melina...

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We Are Back

Exciting News WE ARE BACK Monday September 14th! Current WestSide Students Registration is NOW LIVE! Limited numbers! As a Family and as a Business we have done everything to help curb the spread of Covid-19 and we will continue to do our part. We have been obedient, patient and innovative to say the least but we are really looking forward to getting back to do what we do best. Welcome to Our New Home

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Latest News

2020 Class Schedule Our 2020  www.westsideperformingarts.ie/class-calendar/ is not cancelled but like many events in our lives just put on hold for a little while longer to a date beyond September 13th in line with Government guidelines/restrictions. Details Available Here Our New Home Fully Interactive Studios Each studio is fully equipped with computers, monitors and projectors to enhance interactive learning in a collective environment. Each Studio is Fully mirrored, Harlequin Floors, Ballet Barres and Sprung Flooring. Open Now For Dance Classes Our...

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The Voice Kids

Justine Afante has been crowned the winner of The Voice Kids UK 2020 She had been competing against George Elliot, Victoria Alsina and Dara McNicholl in front of the ITV show's first ever virtual audience, which voted for the winner. https://www.westsideperformingarts.ie/latest-news/ The Voice Kids Series 5 The Voice Kids UK will be BACK in 2021, and they're already on the hunt for Solo Singers and Duos aged between 7 and 14. If you think you've got what it takes -...

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Casting for Kids

The producers of the hit series 'VIKINGS' are casting for Boys and Girls of all ages for filming on a new spin-off of the show for Netflix called 'VIKINGS: VALHALLA' which is due to begin shooting in Ireland from August / September onward. Casting Requirements - Boys / Girls- All ages- All ethnic backgrounds. How To Apply Parents/guardians should download, complete and return a hard copy of the attached Application Form by POST with a clear recent photo to:‘Vikings: Valhalla’ Extras Department, Ashford Film...

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