Daily Morning Class: Lisa Tyrrell (Ballet)
- Mon 18 Sep 2017 - Fri 22 Sep 2017
- 10:00 - 11:30
- €5 DI Students/ €7 DI Members / €10 Non-members/ Member 10 Class Card €50
A class for both contemporary and classically trained dancers which consists of barre, centre practice, adage, pirouettes and allegro.
Lisa is the Artistic Director of Whynot Dance Company, a professional Jazz company which she formed in 2008 and to date performs regularly for TV, Theatre and Corporate Events. Alongside this she runs a Jazz and Ballet school for adult education. At six Lisa started Ballet and Gymnastics. In 1993 upon graduation from The College of Dance Dublin she was accepted into London Contemporary Dance School. Professionally she has danced with “Irish Modern Dance Theatre”, “New Balance Dance Company”, and “Chrysalis Dance”. Performances include “The Smirnoff Fashion Awards”, “Le Cenerentola” and “The Ryder Cup Opening Ceremony”. TV/Film appearances include Erin Soup Dine In’s, ESB, and Smithwicks commercials, “The Last Furlong”, “Winning Streak”, “Mrs. Browns Boys da Movie”, featured dancer and “Cellar Door” Soldier Films, choreographer/dancer. She was Jazz choreographer for Dublin Youth Dance Company in 2005 and 2006, “The Pyjama Game” 2009, “Jesus Christ Superstar” 2010, “Anything Goes” and “Oklahoma” 2011. Company works and choreographies include “Move it” 2008 and “Silver Linings” 2013, “The Ploughing Championships” 2014, “Monto in the Park” 2015, “Electric Picnic” 2015, 2016, “One is Not Oneself” with Cadance Theatre Company 2015, “The Palestine Festival” with Director, Joe O’Byrne 2015. Lisa was on the Faculty of the full -time dance course at Sallynoggin College VEC for ten years, teaching commercial Jazz, Imperial Ballet, and Modern Theatre. She is also a regular guest Teacher for Dance Ireland, where she delivers morning professional classes in Jazz and Ballet. She is a member of the Teaching Council and a fully registered Teacher with the ISTD. Qualifications include: Imperial Ballet DDI, DDE, Modern Theatre FDI, CDE, Zumba Instructor, Personal Trainer/Fitness Instructor, NCEHS.
About Daily Morning Class
The backbone of our artistic programme is our daily morning classes. Morning classes are aimed at an advanced level, appropriate for professional dancers and advanced level dance students. Dance Ireland employs highly experienced and innovative teachers from Ireland and abroad. We also partner with companies, venues and festivals in the delivery of classes, which alternate in week-long blocks between ballet, contemporary dance genres and other complementary practices. Commitment to high-calibre and accessible on-going training for dancers is key. Dance Ireland provides morning class at DanceHouse for over 42 weeks per year at a highly subsidised rate for members, including generous discounted class cards.
Discount class cards available to all DI members at DanceHouse reception: