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11 June 2022

Dance Ireland Pop Up Dances with Laois Youth Dance Ensemble

  • Performance

Cruinniú na nÓg comes to the Knockmay Estate in Portlaoise for an exciting afternoon of dance!

As part of Dance Ireland’s Pop Up Dances project, Laois Youth Dance Ensemble will host dance workshops and an outdoor dance performance in collaboration with Ohr Dance Company and Laois Dance Academy. There will also be dance workshops to get you moving, face painting, games, prizes and more. It’s free to enjoy and all are welcome.

Young people are invited to take part in dance workshops with Laois Youth Dance Ensemble.

1pm-1:30pm: Hip Hop & Modern Fusion for ages 7-11

1:30pm-2pm: Hip Hop & Modern Fusion for ages 12-16

The performance takes place outside Treo Nua from 2.30pm-3pm.

You can also take part in a Body Percussion workshop with Ollie Tunmer of Beat Goes On at 3pm organised by Music Generation Laois.

For more information or to book a workshop, call Treo Nua on 0578686145 or Portlaoise Family Resource Centre 0578686151.

This event has been created in collaboration with the young people and their families of Knockmay Estate, Treo Nua and Portlaoise Family Resource Centre, with support from Dance Ireland, Laois Youth Dance Ensemble, Laois Arts Office and Music Generation Laois.

Learn more about Treo Nua Centre


Treo Nua Centre
Harpur's Ln
Co. Laois
R32 C7DD

11 Jun 2022

1.00PM - 3.30PM

Age range

All ages