"It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative

expression and knowledge."
(Albert Einstein)


Upcoming Events

Celtic Illusion
Jeremy is currently performing alongside Anthony Street (Lord of the Dance) in his new show Celtic Illusion. Breathtaking illusions amongst flawless choreography of modern irish dance.
For dates please visit

St Patrick's Day 2015
Members of the Australian Irish Dance Company will be performing at Irish Murphy's on March 17th, 2015.

Ballarat Harmony Festival 2015
Members of the Australian Irish Dance Company will be performing at during the Ballarat Harmony Festival, Sunday March 22, 2015.


class information

The Australian Irish Dance Company Ballarat (AIDCB) has been running Irish Dance classes in Ballarat for over 16 years. The school is run by Emily French and Jeremy Evans who also perform with The Australian Irish Dance Company in Melbourne.

Classes offer a wide skill level from beginner to advanced and cater to all age groups. Classes are fun and friendly and help to improve self discipline, coordination, fitness and also develop and nurture a passion for dance.

The school teaches various forms of Irish Dancing from traditional through to contemporary styles such as those seen in shows like Riverdance.

As your skill and confidence develops the school offers many opportunities to showcase what you have learned in concerts and performances around the Ballarat area. For the last 3 years the school has performed in the Royal South Street Competitions and for the last 11 years they have performed as part of the Begonia Festival. The school also has an annual concert where all students can showcase all of their hard work in front of their friends and families.

Classes resume February 2nd, 2015!
(The following class times are for Ballarat classes only. )

Tiny's Class (under 6)
Mondays 5.30pm - 6pm
Eastwood Leisure Complex

Children's Beginner Class
Mondays 6.00pm - 7.30pm
Eastwood Leisure Complex

Intermediates Class
Mondays 7.30pm - 9pm
Eastwood Leisure Complex

Adult Beginners
Mondays 7.30pm - 8.30pm
Eastwood Leisure Complex

For more information:
Emily on 0409 506 889 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  
Jeremy on 0415 479 940.