Canadian Dance Workshop - Oct. 9, 2013 - noon in the SCC
Celtic cultures settled in Canada bringing their dances and influencing Canadian dances. Liz Shovlin Grinko is a certified ceili dance instructor, as sanctioned by An Coimisiun le Rince Gaelacha, The Irish Dancing Commission, based in Dublin, Republic of Ireland. Liz is also a former step dancer who spent nine years as a teacher’s assistant and performance moderator for the Burke Irish Centre Dancers in Pittsburgh. In addition to teaching with the Shovlin Academy, Liz is currently a ceili and set-dancing instructor for the Pittsburgh Ceili Club. Liz calls the ceili and set dances every Tuesday at Mullaney’s Harp & Fiddle as well as PCC’s monthy ceilidh and Pittsburgh Irish Festival.